NEW YORK—The Patriots' overtime win over the Ravens helped carry
The network said Monday it averaged a 14.3 overnight rating and 29 share. That ties Week 16 in 2008, highlighted by a Steelers-Titans showdown for AFC supremacy, as the best rating since CBS reacquired the NFL in 1998.
It's up 91 percent from last year's comparable Week 7 rating of 7.5/16.
Ratings represent the percentage of all homes with televisions tuned into a program. Shares represent the percentage of all homes with TVs in use at the time. Overnight rating measure the country's largest markets.