The "This Is SportsCenter" commercials first aired on ESPN in 1994, you know, back when SportsCenter was actually worth watching.
The idea was to capture the epicenter of the sports world--a place where players, journalists, and even mascots crossed paths.
Here's a list of my favorite "This Is SportsCenter" commercials. Enjoy.
*Also, check out last week's 10 Best Sports Commercials of All-Time
**A special thanks to Ryan Balick for helping with the impossible task of sorting through so many great clips.