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    Re: New Football Commercial

    Not to bad


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    Re: New Football Commercial

    Quote Originally Posted by 2forISU View Post
    Decent. Music was pretty good for the first half but the second half music was ....well...a little too happy for the rest of the commercial.


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    Re: New Football Commercial

    Quote Originally Posted by 2forISU View Post
    Yea, I'm not sure that was the best direction to take our football commercials. We need to show people Cyclone Football is exciting, hard hitting, full of big plays and lots of fans having a great time. This makes Cyclone football seem boring, more about tailgating. Commercial has a good message, just lame :(



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    Re: New Football Commercial

    It was just ok. Not horrible, but not great.


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    Re: New Football Commercial

    And judging by the comment on facebook, I'm guessing either the commercial or the comment gets pulled in 3,2...


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    Re: New Football Commercial

    I still dont know why we dont use the song Soldiers by Drowning Pool? Even when I was a marketing intern I was pulling for this song. Great pump-up song, has sirens to start, a 'hard hitting' feel to it.

    [ame="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2LsgwWfTuTk"]YouTube- Drowning Pool - "Soldiers" Eleven Seven Music[/ame]

    imagine this being played when they start to come out of the locker room....

    ..and yes i know they are air raid sirens, so since they are not tornado sirens, the city of ames should approve :)



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    Re: New Football Commercial

    Well, something in the marketing feedback molded this ad. But I would agree it really doesn't hit the mark for me...hmmmm so I am guessing it is the new fan or going after long time fans that should be buying tickets or people that like the pre-game events during tailgating. Get people to the lots for pregame then they are likely to walk up and buy a ticket/bundle at some point? I'll have to watch it again when I have time.

    Finally, that ending music must indicate some meaning, I hope???

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    Re: New Football Commercial

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclone1985 View Post
    I still dont know why we dont use the song Soldiers by Drowning Pool? Even when I was a marketing intern I was pulling for this song. Great pump-up song, has sirens to start, a 'hard hitting' feel to it.

    YouTube- Drowning Pool - "Soldiers" Eleven Seven Music

    imagine this being played when they start to come out of the locker room....

    ..and yes i know they are air raid sirens, so since they are not tornado sirens, the city of ames should approve :)
    because, just like the new commercial, it's not good.



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    Re: New Football Commercial

    Honestly, I thought that was probably the worst that they've come out with recently. Not that it's that bad, but they've come out with some really strong marketing spots in the last few years. This one really needed some better music and some action shots and crowd shots from last season. You have to get people to buy in that not only will they have fun tailgating, but see some exciting, winning football.



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    Re: New Football Commercial

    Quote Originally Posted by Jeffreyisu View Post
    Yea, I'm not sure that was the best direction to take our football commercials. We need to show people Cyclone Football is exciting, hard hitting, full of big plays and lots of fans having a great time. This makes Cyclone football seem boring, more about tailgating. Commercial has a good message, just lame :(
    it isn't about the tailgating?


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    Re: New Football Commercial

    Quote Originally Posted by 2forISU View Post
    Too short
    Kinda what I thought. C'mon guys....you put out some great stuff. This...not so much.


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    Re: New Football Commercial

    Just toss together a couple turnover scenes from the nebraska game and CPR's 'I'm so proud' speech. That would be WAY better then this.


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    Im not gonna lie and it hurts me to say it, but the Iowa one is way better.



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