Super Bowl Commercials 2011: The NFL Tips Its Cap To Classic TV Shows, Or Vice Versa

Super Bowl commercials can succeed in many ways. One is to appeal to our nostalgic hearts. The NFL decided to run a commercial advertising the NFL during the NFL game, reaching the coveted demographic of people who are already watching the NFL, in order to CGI team paraphernalia to characters from Happy Days, Seinfeld, The Office, and others. Here's video:

Follow along with this StoryStream for updates. If you're more interested in following the game itself, check out our Super Bowl hub for live score updates, commentary, and anything and everything else Super Bowl XLV-related. And finally, if you'd like to follow along with like-minded fans, check in with SB Nation's Packers blog, Acme Packing Company, and our Steelers blog, Behind The Steel Curtain.

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join SBNation.com

You must be a member of SBNation.com to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SBNation.com. You should read them.

Join SBNation.com

You must be a member of SBNation.com to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SBNation.com. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.