Super Bowl Average Audience: 111.9M Viewers

The CBS Super Bowl telecast averaged 111.9 million viewers, according to Nielsen’s fast nationals, and peaked at 115.5 million between 8:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. ET. (See also: CBS Super Bowl Stream Draws 3.96M Unique Viewers.)

The total is off from last year’s record 114.4 million on NBC. That featured the New England Patriots and Seattle Seahawks in a game that went down to the wire.