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World Series Draws Bigger TV Audience Than Sunday Night Football

World Series Game 5 drew a larger audience than the Cowboys-Eagles overtime game on Sunday night.

The World Series found its way back to Wrigley Field for a pivotal Game 5 matchup between the Cleveland Indians and Chicago Cubs. Down 3-1 in the series, the Cubs needed a win to stay alive. Wrigley produced just enough magic as the Cubs took Game 5 with a 3-2 win.

Attendance at Wrigley Field was beyond capacity at 101.9% full. Even more people watched from home, as Game 5 out-dueled Sunday Night Football in terms of viewers.

The Dallas Cowboys and Philadelphia Eagles danced through regulation, but no winner could be determined. The game went into overtime, where rookie quarterback Dak Prescott led the Cowboys to a 29-23 win over the Eagles. The overtime game wasn't enough to drive Sunday Night Football over Game 5 of the World Series as the Cubs found some postseason magic to stay alive in the series against the Indians.