CBS Sports' Coverage Of Super Bowl 50 Is Most-Watched Program In Television History As 167.0 Million Viewers Watch All Or Part Of Game

Feb 08, 2016, 16:48 ET from CBS Corporation

NEW YORK, Feb. 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The CBS Television Network's coverage of Super Bowl 50 featuring the DENVER BRONCOS' 24-10 win over the CAROLINA PANTHERS on Sunday, Feb. 7 (6:39-10:22 PM, ET) was watched in all-or-part* by a record 167.0 million (Persons 2+) viewers, making it the most-watched single broadcast in television history on an all-or-part basis according to Nielsen's Fast Total Audience Estimates.

The previous high was CBS's coverage of Super Bowl XLVII in 2013 (164.1 million; Baltimore Ravens-San Francisco 49ers)

The 167.0 million viewers is a television-only number and does not include online and mobile streaming.

*(Watched at least six minutes of the telecast)

SOURCE CBS Corporation