Super Bowl XLIV most watched TV show ever

New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees (9) embraces head coach Sean Payton as they celebrate their win after the NFL Super Bowl XLIV football game against the Indianapolis Colts in Miami, Sunday, Feb. 7, 2010. The Saints won 31-17. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

February 8, 2010 3:28:28 PM PST
The New Orleans Saints' victory over Indianapolis in the Super Bowl was watched by more than 106 million people, surpassing the 1983 finale of "M-A-S-H" to become the most-watched program in U.S. television history, the Nielsen Co. said Monday.