More eyes in Washington DC were on football last night than banter over the fiscal cliff as...

|By:, SA News Editor

More eyes in Washington DC were on football last night than banter over the fiscal cliff as NBC's (CMCSA +0.7%) broadcast of the Washington Redskins-Dallas Cowboys game drew an all-time record for a regular season matchup. The bigger issue: The smashing ratings for The Voice and Sunday Night Football has helped filter down to other NBC shows to help keep the peacock network's post-Olympics ratings buzz alive and well.