Super Bowl Commercial: Gatorade – "Man's Best Friend"

What's the Super Bowl without commercials? And what's an update on without a look at the beverage-related spots broadcast during Super Bowl XLII?

Brand: Gatorade
Title: "Man's Best Friend"
Agency: Arnell Group

This commercial for PepsiCo's Gatorade doesn't really make a lot of sense… and is rather gross. So you have a dog drinking water out of a bowl for the whole spot… with the tagline "Gatorade. Life is Good" at the end. Huh?


  1. FernLaPlante says:

    Terrible. It's like they found an ad for something else and then just stuck a Gatorade logo on it.


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