Patriots Super Bowl LI draws 48.8 overnight rating, down slightly from Panthers-Broncos last year

February 6, 2017

Last night’s Super Bowl with the  New England Patriots dramatic comeback win over the Atlanta Falcons in the first Super Bowl to go to Overtime drew a 48.8/72 overnight household rating/share in Nielsen’s largest 56 markets., That’s  down .4 percent (less than half of 1%)  versus last year’s 49.0 for Denver’s blowout of the Carolina Panthers. Overnight Super Bowl ratings 2005-2016: Year Network Teams Overnight Rating 2017 Fox Patriots-Falcons 48.8…