NFL, NCIS, FBI Among 2020’s Most-Watched Shows

Super Bowl 54 was the year's highest-rated telecast

Photo from Super Bowl 54
The year's most-watched show, Super Bowl 54, averaged 102.01 million viewers on Fox, followed by the postgame show (58.12 million). Getty Images

The pandemic upended much of the television industry this year, but there was one constant: Football once again dominated the year’s most-watched telecasts and regular series in total viewers, according to new data from Nielsen.

@jasonlynch Jason Lynch is TV Editor at Adweek, overseeing trends, technology, personalities and programming across broadcast, cable and streaming video.