the victory of San Francisco 49ers about Dallas Cowboys or the beating by buffalo bills about New England Patriots they were not only attractive to fans inside the stadiums, but also to those who had to watch it on television.
The National Football League (NFL) released the results of the numbers of the different transmissions that took place in the Wild Card Weekend, the opening weekend of the NFL Playoffs 2022. And, as expected, charts exploded.
More than 102 million people were on the other side of the screen in the six Wild Card games, with an incredible average of 30.5 million for each game broadcast, counting the broadcasters and their various online channels.
NFL Record Weekend
The average number of viewers meant a 21% increase over last season. Additionally, 34 billion minutes of NFL content were consumed over the weekend, up 17% from 2020 and the most ever.
digitally, the league also set the record for average attendees per minute, as the number (1.4 million viewers per minute) is the highest ever recorded and represents a growth of 35% compared to 2020 and 72% compared to 2019.