NFL FAVRE WATCH: 57.9 MILLION TUNE IN TO WATCH SAINTS WIN OVER VIKINGS
Brett Favre can draw a crowd.
Fox's football broadcast featuring the N.O. Saints against Favre's Minnesota Vikings drew 57.9 million viewers, making it the most-watched program on all of television since the "Seinfeld" finale in 1998 (which attracted an audience of 76.3 million viewers.)
The game from the Big Easy was also the second most-watched conference championship matchup in 30 years. The last time that many people tuned in was 1982, for a game between the Dallas Cowboys and San Francisco 49ers -- in which Dwight Clark made "The Catch" and put the 49ers into the Super Bowl. That matchup drew 68.7 million,