PITTSBURGH, PA (CBS PITTSBURGH) – It’s been nearly 40-years since the iconic Super Bowl commercial featuring “Mean” Joe Greene and a kid with a bottle of Coke first aired. Ahead of Super Bowl 50, the two are reuniting in a new video honoring the ad and their bond.
Slated to air during a Super Bowl’s Greatest Commercials 2016 special on CBS. Click here to view a clip of the People Magazine segment on CBSPittsburgh.com.
Pittsburgh Steelers legend “Mean” Joe Greene and an all-grown-up Tommy Okon are reunited at a football stadium in Texas. The legendary commercial debuted in October of 1979, but gained its fame after airing during Super Bowl XIV in 1980.
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Super Bowl’s Greatest Commercials 2016 will air on KPIX 5 on Tuesday, February 2nd at 8:00 pm.