NFL Games Two Most-Watched Shows of the Week
Games Top Local Ratings in 28 NFL Markets
NFL telecasts ranked 1-2 in viewership among all television programs last week with the FOX national telecast (mostly Giants-Cowboys) topping the charts with 27.0 million average viewers. The 49ers –Broncos matchup on NBC’s Sunday Night Football held the second spot for the week, drawing 23.8 million average viewers. This marks the seventh time in seven weeks that two NFL games have topped the weekly viewership charts.
13 NFL games have averaged more than 20 million viewers this season, led by the Week 6 FOX National telecast (mostly Cowboys-Seahawks), which averaged more than 30 million viewers.