Skinny-Legged Peyton Manning Promotes DirecTV Sunday NFL

Plus, More New Creative From StubHub, Starbucks, Ikea and Slim Jim

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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, a skinny-legged version of Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning promotes DirecTV's Sunday Ticket while StubHub also addresses NFL season by telling football junkies to "let their fan out." Ikea celebrates growing Latino families and Starbucks promotes the Doubleshot drink with a stab at office politics. Finally, Slim Jim demonstrates that the Amish have a sense of humor.

Today's TV Ad Highlights
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New Releases
Top new ads recently aired on national TV
DirecTV: Skinny Legs Peyton Manning DirecTV: Skinny Legs Peyton Manning
Network: BBC America
Show: Top Gear
Primetime Airing: Sep. 14, 10:20 pm ET
Slim Jim: Amish Buggy Slim Jim: Amish Buggy
Network: ESPN
Show: NFL Football
Primetime Airing: Sep. 14, 8:02 pm ET
StubHub: Boo-yah StubHub: Boo-yah
Network: ESPN
Show: NFL Football
Primetime Airing: Sep. 14, 8:24 pm ET
Starbucks: Eager Beaver Starbucks: Eager Beaver
Network: Esquire
Show: Parks and Recreation
Primetime Airing: Sep. 14, 8:38 pm ET
IKEA: Meet the Gathersons IKEA: Meet the Gathersons
Network: BRAVO
Show: The Real Housewives of Orange County
Primetime Airing: Sep. 14, 8:38 pm ET
Most Engaging
Top ads by SpotShare for the past 7 days
Activision: Destiny: The Taken King: Evil's Most Wanted Activision: Destiny: The Taken King: Evil's Most Wanted
Online Views: 10,250,312
Social Actions: 44,781
SpotShare: 6.59%
Dior: The New Fragrance Dior: The New Fragrance
Online Views: 6,792,916
Social Actions: 40,876
SpotShare: 5.01%
Activision: Destiny: The Taken King- Launch Gameplay Activision: Destiny: The Taken King- Launch Gameplay
Online Views: 2,398,063
Social Actions: 14,540
SpotShare: 1.78%
Samsung Mobile: It's Not a Phone, It's a Galaxy: Wireless Charging Samsung Mobile: It's Not a Phone, It's a Galaxy: Wireless Charging
Online Views: 1,164,220
Social Actions: 11,621
SpotShare: 1.12%
Microsoft Studios: Forza Motorsport 6: Legacy Microsoft Studios: Forza Motorsport 6: Legacy
Online Views: 1,530,053
Social Actions: 5,475
SpotShare: 0.91%

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