Vikings-Packers The Most Popular Cable Show Of All Time!

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The much anticipated meeting between Brett Favre’s Minnesota Vikings and the Green Bay Packers delivered a monster audience for ESPN last night.

It drew 21.8 million views, a record for cable programming, tweets CNBC’s Darren Rovell.

That beat the previous record holder, a Philadelphia Eagles-Dallas Cowboys game on ESPN, by 3.2 million viewers.

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