The media company operates entertainment groups and cable networks, book publisher Simon & Schuster and local broadcasting stations.
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NFL television ratings dipped 8% last season.
Subscription and retransmission revenue are also padding the bottom line.
The show posted its best ratings since 2014.
Beyoncé could be Sunday night's biggest winner.
It currently has six pilots, three of which are with CBS.
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It could mean the end for the media mogul's time at Viacom.