The previous most-watched game was the much more competitive Super Bowl XLVI in 2012 with 111.3 million viewers for
Last year's game drew 108.7 million viewers as the
Super Bowl XLVIII was also a record-breaking night for halftime.
The halftime show featuring Bruno Mars and
Sunday's lopsided game was a big disappointment for Broncos quarterback
Three of the last four Super Bowls have set average viewership records.
[For the Record: 1:49 p.m., Feb. 3: A previous version of this post said the Seahawks recovered the bad snap in the end zone.]
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