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Foot Locker Ad Mocks Deflategate With Tom Brady, to Boot

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Every weekday, we bring you the Ad Age/iSpot Hot Spots, new and trending TV commercials tracked by iSpot.tv, a company that catalogs, tags and measures activity around TV ads in real time. The New Releases here ran on TV for the first time yesterday. The Most Engaging ads are showing sustained social heat, ranked by SpotShare scores reflecting the percent of digital activity associated with each one over the past week. See the methodology here.

Among the new releases, PlayStation advertises its new "Call of Duty" game, Amazon highlights the convenience of its Prime app in a heartfelt commercial featuring the friendship of an imam and a priest, Samsung goes to Brooklyn in an ad for its Mobile Pay app featuring Hannibal Buress from "Broad City" and Victoria's Secret shows off their 50% off bras.

Finally, Foot Locker promotes its "Week of Greatness" annual sneaker release event with an ad featuring NFL quarterback Tom Brady mocking last year's controversial Deflategate.

Today's TV Ad Highlights
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New Releases
Top new ads recently aired on national TV
Foot Locker: Week of Greatness V: Questions Foot Locker: Week of Greatness V: Questions
Network: ESPN
Show: NBA Basketball
Primetime Airing: Nov. 16, 8:39 pm ET
PlayStation: Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare: Risks That Pay Off PlayStation: Call of Duty: Infinite Warfare: Risks That Pay Off
Network: Comedy Central
Show: South Park
Primetime Airing: Nov. 16, 9:43 pm ET
Amazon: Old Friends Amazon: Old Friends
Network: TBS
Show: The Big Bang Theory
Primetime Airing: Nov. 16, 9:47 pm ET
Samsung Mobile: Loyalty Samsung Mobile: Loyalty
Network: NBC
Show: Chicago P.D.
Primetime Airing: Nov. 16, 10:47 pm ET
Victoria's Secret: Sports Bras, Bralettes & Constructed Bras Victoria's Secret: Sports Bras, Bralettes & Constructed Bras
Network: FOX
Show: Empire
Primetime Airing: Nov. 16, 9:37 pm ET
Most Engaging
Top ads by SpotShare for the past 7 days
Starbucks: Red Cup Decor Starbucks: Starbucks TV Spot, 'Red Cup Decor' Song by The Zombies
Online Views: 65,396
Social Actions: 193,757
SpotShare: 13.68%
GEICO: Raccoons, C'mon Try It!: It's What You Do GEICO: GEICO TV Spot, 'Raccoons, C'mon Try It!: It's What You Do'
Online Views: 4,144,856
Social Actions: 17,949
SpotShare: 9.30%
Nissan: Rogue One: A Star Wars Story: Battle-Tested Nissan: 2017 Nissan Rogue TV Spot, 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story: Battle-Tested'
Online Views: 1,941,629
Social Actions: 3,377
SpotShare: 3.99%
Life: Enjoy All of It Life: Life TV Spot, 'Enjoy All of It' Song by Flo Rida
Online Views: 1,355
Social Actions: 53,730
SpotShare: 3.76%
PlayStation: The King PlayStation: PlayStation 4 TV Spot, 'The King'
Online Views: 396,138
Social Actions: 34,078
SpotShare: 3.15%

As always, you can find out more about the best commercials on TV at Ad Age's Creativity.

Missed the previous installment of Hot Spots? Click here.

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