Have you ever been on the road and watching TV in a hotel in another city? You end up watching sitcom reruns on some local channel. It's a boring night until...that local ad comes on featuring the big-name athlete in town.
There is always loads of unintentional humor as beyond-humanly-sized men stumble through pun-laden dialogue to make a pitch for local Joe Car Dealer who's paying for the debauchery.
It's the type of gold that makes fans cringe...and then go spend money wherever their favorite ball-player says to.
Here are the 25 worst (best?) local sports commercials.