Sunday Night Football's season kickoff between the hometown Los Angeles Rams and the Chicago Bears drew an audience of 17.6 million on NBC, according to Nielsen. The primetime NFL battle fell about 4% from the 2020 season opener - and marked a new multiyear low for the network and league's mothership show. The 2021 SNF opener also takes the troublesome decline mantle from the 2020 SNF opener. That Rams-Dallas Cowboys game had been the least-watched SNF in more than a decade on linear TV. Compared with the Sept. 9 primetime kickoff game between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Cowboys, SNF was down a hard 28% in sets of eyeballs. That's about a further 5% decline from the what the 2020 SNF had from the 2020 kickoff... Dave and Pitch alum Meagan Holder has joined the lead cast of Fox's upcoming musical drama Monarch. She will appear opposite Susan Sarandon, Anna Friel, Trace Adkins and Beth Ditto. Created by Melissa London Hilfers, Monarch is described as a Texas-sized, multigenerational musical drama about America's first family of country music, the Romans...