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The Most Memorable Super Bowl Ads from the Last Decade

Came for the game, stayed for the commercials.

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The Super Bowl brings in record-breaking views each year, often being the most watched event in the U.S. (19 out of the 20 most watched shows of all time are Super Bowls). With so many eyes on the screen, the commercials have evolved into their own form of entertainment. 

For 2020’s Super Bowl (airing on FOX this Sunday), all 77 commercial slots have been sold, reaching an estimated $400 million in total sales. A 30-second ad spot starts at around $5.6 million. Some of the 2020 commercials have already been previewed or leaked online. 

With so many iconic ads throughout the years premiering on football’s biggest night, take a walk down memory lane to explore the commercials of the last decade.

Here are some of the most memorable Super Bowl commercials:  

2010

  • Betty White- Snickers 
  • The man your man could smell like- Old Spice

2011

  • The Force- Volkswagen
  • Pug Attack- Doritos

2012

  • Sling baby- Doritos
  • Matthew Broderick/ Ferris Bueller- Honda

2013

  • Whisper fight- Oreo

2014

  • Time machine- Doritos
  • Unlikely friendship- Budweiser (sobbing)

2015

  • Like a girl- Always
  • First draft ever- Avocados from Mexico
  • Kim Kardashian- T-Mobile

2016 

  • First date with Kevin Hart- Hyundai
  • Avocados in space- Avocados from Mexico

2017

  • Justin Timberlake & Christopher Walken- Bai
  • Daughter- Audi

2018

  • Alexa lost her voice- Amazon
  • David Harbour- Tide

2019

  • 100 years of NFL- NFL
  • Alexa dog collar/ hot tub- Amazon
  • Democracy Dies in Darkness- Washington Post

Who will take the crown of most memorable ad for 2020?

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