Roman numerals for NFL Super Bowl XLVII are silhouetted against the morning sky as they float on the Mississippi River Friday, Feb. 1. (Photo: AP/Charlie Riedel)
Let's be honest: if you're not a fan of one of the two teams or a die-hard NFL lover eking out one last game before pre-season six months from now, then you watch the Super Bowl for the commercials. There is no shame in that.
The commercials for the NFL championship game between the Baltimore Ravens and the San Francisco 49ers are the ultimate showcase for advertisers since 111 million people are expected to tune in.
Here are a few early releases to tease your interest.
"Dad, where do babies come from?" See how Kia answers this question:
Does Go Daddy live up to its reputation from previous commercials? Judge for yourself in this one between a "nerd" and supermodel Bar Refaeli:
This Coke commercial lets the viewers vote on how it ends:
When is going stag to the prom not that big of a deal? When dad lets you borrow his Audi:
Believe it or not, the men's body product line Axe is a first-time advertiser this year. Check out Axe's unexpected twist:
And the classic everyone watches for -- Budweiser:
Check out our sneak peek of Super Bowl ads that came out early last year here.
The Associated Press contributed to this report.