Should Budweiser's lovable Labrador pup—whose appearances topped the USA Today Super Bowl Ad Meter the past two years—return to the big game for CBS' Feb. 7 telecast? That's the question Bud parent Anheuser-Busch InBev and its agency, Anomaly, are debating right now, 118 days before Super Bowl 50 kicks off at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, Calif. Show More Summary
Bob Dylan showed up in a couple of Super Bowl ad spots last year, and now he’s appearing in a new commercial for IBM, as Pitchfork points out. The clip features Dylan chatting with IBM’s AI computer system Watson — Watson tells Dylan that it’s read all of his lyrics to improve its language skills […]
They have a pretty high standard for acrobatic catches with the head at University of Phoenix Stadium. So while nothing today will match Giants wide receiver David Tyree in the Super Bowl, Janoris Jenkins at least added another chapter to that particular book. The Rams cornerback just picked off Carson Palmer in the end zone, as the…
This Sunday is the Street League Skateboarding Super Crown Championship, basically the Super Bowl of Street League, and as the official video game of SLS True Skate [$1.99] has added a brand new downloadable park and is going free for the weekend to celebrate. The new course is the SLS Los Angeles 2015, the course
Emerson Boozer and Matt Snell were the Jets’ 1-2 punch at running back for their Super Bowl III championship, and the Jets have announced that both men will be added to the team’s Ring of Honor together in a ceremony at halftime of the team’s November 29 game against the Dolphins. There’s little doubt that…
You know and I know that no one likes advertising. Sure, we anticipate the Super Bowl ads and some others like GEICO’s are pretty darn interesting. But overall advertising is an interruption. The best marketing is when you identify your...Show More Summary
GUEST: Nestled in among commercials for big brands such as Budweiser, Doritos, and Coca-Cola in Super Bowl XLIX were spots for not one, not two, but three mobile gaming apps, making it painfully obvious that we had entered the era of big-budget productions and even bigger-budget marketing campaigns. This movement might be innocuous in and of […]
Game of War: Fire Age has previously featured a Super Bowl ad, a series of ads with Kate Upton, and now they are bringing Mariah Carey into the fray.
From the GREAT STATE OF MAINE… Procter & Gamble For the Win Gutsy ad directed by Mark Nickelsburg for Tide. Great storytelling. Socially aware. And equal parts suspense, hilarity and heart: They should run that during the Super Bowl. Cheers and Jeers starts below the fold... [Swoosh!!] RIGHTNOW! [Gong!!]
Video sites let people watch ads days before the big game
Maybe Eli Manning’s DirecTV ad should have featured a lookalike called “Buzzkill Eli” who has cable. The Giants quarterback wasn’t ready to declare his team a Super Bowl favorite just because Jason Pierre-Paul walked back through the door, primarily because he hasn’t seen him walk onto the football field. While cornerback Prince Amukamara said the defense…
Ten small businesses are finalists in the contest sponsored by software maker Intuit Inc. that will give the winner a 30-second spot during Super Bowl 50 on Feb. 7. The public now gets to vote online to choose the winner.
Cardiologists from Children's Hospital Los Angeles successfully implanted a Melody Transcatheter Pulmonary Valve in child actor Max Page, the boy who made headlines playing mini Darth Vader in a 2011 Super Bowl ad for Volkswagen. On Tuesday, Sept. Show More Summary
Mike Florio and Rodney Harrison discuss the probability of the Seahawks struggling in 2015, the Panthers adding a veteran WR and Randy Moss making a comeback.
Turns out every other Super Bowl commercial is a waste of everyone’s fucking time. Read more...
The Dallas Cowboys have Super Bowl expectations in 2015 and look much-improved after adding Greg Hardy and Randy Gregory to their defense. What will their record be in 2015? Will they make the playoffs? Watch as Adam Lefkoe and Chris Simms break down the Cowboys' schedule in the video above. Read more NFL news on BleacherReport.com
The ESPN SportsCenter ad guys are at it again with this “This Is SportsCenter” installment featuring Gronk and the anchors kicking it in the offices, checking out his Super Bowl ring. Of course, there has to be an angle (aside from Gronk being in full uniform with that black smudge under his eyes), so they […]
Behind every ring, there is a story about how one got said ring. As for New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski, he has a simple, yet great, story about how he got his new jewelry. And he couldn't wait to tell the guys about it. Show More Summary
The company, intent on an image transformation, pulls back from racy ads
The cost of advertising during the Super Bowl continues to rise, setting CBS up for a record haul for next February's big game. During the company's earnings call on Wednesday, CBS Corp.'s CEO and president Leslie Moonves told investors...Show More Summary