Super Bowl Sets Sports Live Stream Record

9:48 AM PST 02/04/2014 by Hilary Lewis
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The big game, available for free via Fox Sports' app, was the most watched live stream of a single sporting event ever.

The Super Bowl is not only the most watched television program in U.S. history -- the game was also the most watched live stream of a single sporting event ever.

The Seattle Seahawks-Denver Broncos matchup, which was watched on television by an average audience of 111.5 million people, was streamed by an average of 528,000 viewers.

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That's a small number compared to the game's TV ratings, but still significant.

Fox streamed the game for free via a preview of its Fox Sports GO app, which is normally only available to participating pay TV subscribers.

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