Most-Watched Television Broadcasts

Most-Watched Television Broadcasts

1. M*A*S*H series finale: "Goodbye, Farewell and Amen"
105.9 million
February 28, 1983
CBS

2. Super Bowl XXX (Dallas Cowboys vs. Pittsburgh Steelers)
94.1 million viewers
January 28, 1996
NBC

3. Super Bowl XLI (Indianapolis Colts vs. Chicago Bears)
93.2 million
February 4, 2007
CBS

Peyton Manning was the star of the third most-watched program in television history. But based on Tivo stats, the most-watched moment of the CBS broadcast wasn't Manning's touchdown pass or the halftime show; it was the Bud Light ad featuring Carlos Mencia instructing a language class.