Report: 29 out of This Fall's Top 30 Programs Were NFL Games -- What Was the Only Non-Sports Program to Make the List? B&C
The National Football League said that its games accounted for 29 out of the top 30 most-watched TV shows this fall, reports B&C.
The only non-sports program on the list was the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, which drew 22.4 million viewers and ranked as No. 21 on the list. The most-watched program was the Thanksgiving Day game between the Washington Redskins and Dallas Cowboys, which drew 28.7 million viewers.
Those two teams play again this Sunday with a division title and a trip to the playoffs on the line, the piece notes, in the season finale of NBC’s “Sunday Night Football.”