via press release:
MORE THAN 21 MILLION MINUTES OF BRONCOS-PATRIOTS ARE LIVE STREAMED THROUGH NBC SPORTS LIVE EXTRA
Most Ever for NBC NFL Regular-Season Game; Second-Most for Any NBC NFL Game Behind OnlyXLVI
60.5 Minutes per Visit is Best-Ever Engagement for Any NBC NFL Game
STAMFORD, Conn. – November 25, 2013 – Last night’s overtime thriller in which Tom Brady and the New England Patriots came back from a 24-0 halftime deficit to defeat Peyton Manning and the Denver Broncos, 34-31, delivered a record 21.3 million minutes of consumption through NBC Sports Live Extra, NBC Sports Group’s live streaming product.
The 21.3 million minutes are the most for any NBC NFL regular-season game, passing this season’s NFL Kickoff game between the Baltimore Ravens and Denver Broncos, which delivered 20.7 million minutes with the aid of a lengthy weather delay. Last night’s game delivered the second-most minutes consumed among all NBC NFL games, trailing only the consumption ofXLVI (78.6 million, Feb. 5, 2012).
Broncos-Patriots -- also referred to as Manning-Brady XIV -- delivered 60.5 minutes per visit, marking the best engagement for any NBC NFL game ever, including its live stream ofXLVI.
NBC Sports Digital began live streaming NFL regular-season games when it acquired’s premier primetime package in 2006. NBC Sports Live Extra began live streaming NBC NFL post-season games following the 2011 season (Jan.-Feb. 2012).