Last year’s Super Bowl between the Green Bay Packers and Pittsburgh Steelers set a new record for the highest-viewed telecast of the big game. Could this year’s game between the New York Giants and New England Patriots topple last year’s mark?
One would have to think so. Considering all the hype going into this game revolving around Giants quarterback Eli Manning, Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski’s injury and the fact that this game was a rematch of 2007’s epic game that ended the Patriots’ perfect season, there is no doubt that this game had higher viewership than last year.
Here is a breakdown of the five best Super Bowl games in terms of viewership ratings.