(The following statement from CBS was received by e-mail and was
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February 4, 2013
CBS SPORTS' COVERAGE OF SUPER BOWL XLVII IS WATCHED IN ALL-OR-PART BY RECORD
164.1 MILLION VIEWERS
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 in all-or-part* by a record 164.1
million viewers, up 3% from last year's 159.2 million for Super Bowl XLVI (N.Y.
Last night's 164.1 million (Persons 2+) is the highest number of viewers to
ever watch all-or-part of the Super Bowl. The previous high was 2011's 162.9
million for the Green Packers-Pittsburgh Steelers game.
*(watched at least six minutes of the telecast)
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