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02.04.2013

CBS SPORTS’ COVERAGE OF SUPER BOWL XLVII IS THIRD-MOST-WATCHED PROGRAM IN TELEVISION HISTORY AND 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 PM, 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 (1/26/86; 48.3/70; Chicago-New England).

 

           Last 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 PM, ET. 

 

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CBS Sports Contacts:  In New Orleans – 504/717-2387

Jen Sabatelle               (917) 576-2435           jsabatelle@cbs.com

Robin Brendle              (732) 803-8389           rlbrendle@cbs.com

Jerry Caraccioli            (917) 312-4940           gwcaraccioli@cbs.com

Dan Sabreen                (202) 321-4195           dsabreen@cbs.com

Press:

Jennifer Sabatelle
212-975-4120
jsabatelle@cbs.com

Robin Brendle
212-975-1533
rlbrendle@cbs.com

Jerry Caraccioli
212-975-7466
gwcaraccioli@cbs.com

Dan Sabreen
212-975-5936
dsabreen@cbs.com