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Help Six Vikings Fans Win the Samsung/NFL Super Bowl Commercial Spot

John Schreiner, a Minnesota Vikings fan from Minneapolis, tells the story of why he became a Vikings fan and how he got his lucky Vikings that that he wears to each game.

Carole Bjornson, a Minnesota Vikings fan from Hugo, tells the story of a special purse that is a gift from her son who just left on deployment to Iraq. She also collects autographed Vikings hats for her
son’s platoon to wear while watching games.

Amanda and Maxwell Downs, Green Bay Packers fans from Minnetonka, talk about how the NFL should never end. Her son played at a Green Bay Packers camp last year and won the leadership award – earning a trip to a Packers game!

John McCarthy, a New York Giants fan from Eden Prairie, tells the story of how he convinced his family to let him and a friend commentate during the Super Bowl when the Minnesota Vikings played the
Miami Dolphins. They set up a card table and a tape machine and called the game how they saw it.

Shannon Johnson, a Minnesota Vikings fan from Eden Prairie, tells the story of how fantasy football turned her into an NFL fan. Johnson, originally from Wisconsin, tends to be a fan of whomever she has
playing for her fantasy team that week.

Bruce Bailey, a Minnesota Vikings fan from Edina, talks about his memories of growing up working with his dad at Vikings games. He relates his tales of being a hot dog vendor and meeting his dad after
their work was done and eating a hot dog and watching some of the game.

WHAT: Fans can vote for their favorite video on The winning story will be turned into Samsung’s “The NFL: That’s How I See It” fan Super Ad commercial that will air during the Super Bowl XLIII pregame show on February 1 on NBC. More than 400 NFL fans shared their stories of pregame rituals, defining football moments and football routines that have been passed down for generations.

WHEN: Nov. 20 – Dec. 3, 2008
WHERE: Visit to vote.
WHY: Samsung and the NFL are giving fans the opportunity to share
their passion and stories surrounding America’s favorite sport as part
of this year’s “Super Ad: That’s How I See It” campaign.

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One Response to “Help Six Vikings Fans Win the Samsung/NFL Super Bowl Commercial Spot”

  1. Jonathan Tabor says:

    I’ve been a Vikings FAN since 1968 (when I was 10 and hated the Jets.)I loved the commercial I saw on 12/7/08, and they got my vote and anyone else that can convince. If your a Vikings FAN, you understand and if you are another you should hou loyal of FANS they really are! Thank you, J.B.Tabor

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