Super Bowl ads: The best of the last 50 years

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Super Bowl and with that means a new crop of commercials. Here are some of our favourite commercials from the past 50 years.

From puppies to supermodels, enjoy some of the most famous commercials

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Super Bowl Sunday is marked as one of the most important Sundays in sports history. Furthermore, its 50th anniversary not only celebrates the game of football but also the unforgettable and infamous ads. In honour of Super Bowl 50, here are CBC Sports' top advertisements in the past 50 years!

In this ad, Apple proved that 1984 wasn't exactly what people expected.

1984:


Who knew a Big Mac could make Michael Jordan and Larry Bird such sharpshooters?

1993:


Pepsi's ad will forever remain timeless and let's be honest, so will Cindy Crawford.

1992:


No one messes with Betty White on Snickers. 

2010:


Is there even a caption needed? Cuteness overload. 

2014:


We get down on Super Bowl Sunday! #SuperBowl50 


Which Super Bowl commercial is your favourite? Let us know in our poll.

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