The Super Bowl had a mean of 123.4million viewers, probably the most watched telecast in historical past, CBS Sports activities introduced Monday evening.
The earlier report belonged to final 12 months’s Tremendous Bowl, which drew 115.1million common viewers.
Solely the Apollo 11 Moon touchdown was watched by extra individuals in historical past, with a mean of between 125-150million viewing the 1969 occasion stay between a number of networks.
The remainder of the top-10 most watched occasions of all-time are all Tremendous Bowls, relationship again to 2011.
Kelce and Swift have been the focus for a lot of the season, resulting in report rankings
Kelce helped the Chiefs win the Tremendous Bowl over the 49ers within the most-watched telecast ever
The Tremendous Bowl was up seven % in viewership from final 12 months. Closing Nielsen knowledge will probably be obtainable tomorrow, per launch.
Greater than 202million viewers watched a minimum of a part of the Tremendous Bowl throughout all networks and streams that have been broadcasting the sport. The sport’s whole viewers was up 10 % (183.6million) from final 12 months.
Univision averaged greater than 2.2million viewers, the best for a Tremendous Bowl for a Spanish-language community.
On CBS itself, 120million individuals watched the sport, the biggest viewers in historical past for a single community.
Paramount+, CBS’ streaming service, additionally had a record-setting viewers for the Tremendous Bowl.
Greater than 200 million watched the Tremendous Bowl for a minimum of a part of the championship sport
The Chiefs trailed 10-3 at halftime, with Kelce solely catching one go for one yard after the sport’s first two quarters.
Within the second half, Kelce confirmed his dominance to complete the sport with 9 catches for 93 yards, with Swift watching stay from Las Vegas in an Allegiant Stadium luxurious suite.