Super Bowl XLVII third-most-watched program in historyby jmaloni
Second-highest-rated Super Bowl in 27 years
Average of 108.41 million watch Baltimore win Super Bowl XLVII
Network garners fast national household rating/share of 46.3/69
The CBS Television Network's coverage of Super Bowl XLVII featuring the Baltimore Ravens' 34-31 win over the San Francisco 49ers' on Sunday, Feb 3 (6:32-8:41 and 9:11-10:47 p.m. ET) was watched by a Nielsen estimated average of 108.41 million viewers, making it the third-most-watched program in television history (Super Bowl XLVI - 111.3 million; Super Bowl XLV - 111.0 million).
CBS Sports' coverage of Super Bowl XLVII earned an average fast national household rating/share of 46.3/69 (47.0/71; N.Y. Giants-New England; Super Bowl XLVI), making it the second-highest-rated Super Bowl in 27 years (Chicago-New England, Jan. 26, 1986; 48.3/70).
Sunday night's Super Bowl HH rating/share peaked at a 50.7/73 with an average of 113.92 million viewers from 10:30-10:47 p.m.