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Fox' Packers-Cowboys Thriller Is Most-Viewed NFL Divisional Playoff Game On RecordPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 01 / 17 / 17
The Packers' last-second win over the Cowboys on Sunday drew 48.5 million viewers on Fox, marking the most-viewed NFL Divisional Playoff game on record. The game marks the most-viewed single-network telecast of any kind since Super Bowl 50 last year. Packers-Cowboys also is up 13% from 43.0 million ...
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