By Britt Bickel
An unlikely animal friendship that tugged at the heartstrings was the undisputed winner of this year’s batch of Super Bowl commercials. Budweiser’s adorable ad featuring a spunky pup and his friendship with a Clydesdale claimed the top spot in USA Today’s annual Ad Meter.
Coming in a close second as the top-rated ad was Doritos with one of its winners of the annual fan-made ads featuring a cowboy kid who rides his pet dog to lasso a bag of Doritos from his older brother.
According to USA Today’s annual Ad Meter, the following are the highest and lowest ranked ads of Super Bowl XLVIII according to thousands of votes. See if you agree and add your favorites in the comments below!
Budweiser: Puppy Love — Score 8.29
Doritos: Cowboy Kid — Score 7.28
Budweiser: Hero’s Welcome — Score 7.21
Doritos: Time Machine — Score 7.13
Radio Shack: Phone Call — Score 7
Need For Speed trailer — Score 4.34
Go Daddy: Bodybuilder — Score 4.04
Sprint: Framily Plan Score 3.96
Subway: Crunch Time Score 3.91
Bud Light: Cool Twist 3.89