Super Bowl Is Most-Watched U.S. TV Event

The New York Giants’ victory over the New England Patriots in last night’s Super Bowl drew the largest audience in U.S. television history, Comcast Corp. (CMCSA)’s NBC network said.

The Giants’ 21-17 win drew an audience of 111.3 million viewers, topping the record of 111 million set by last year’s Super Bowl between Pittsburgh and Green Bay.

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Larry Siddons at

Press spacebar to pause and continue. Press esc to stop.

Bloomberg reserves the right to remove comments but is under no obligation to do so, or to explain individual moderation decisions.

Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus.