The NFL Points to the Future With Another Ambitious, Exhilarating Celebration of Football

The league continues to bring generations together

New Orleans Saints star Alvin Kamara takes it to the streets of the Crescent City. NFL

Last year, the NFL debuted one of the more ambitious ads in its history. Celebrating the 100th year of the league, the outstanding two-minute ad, set at a banquet that goes haywire, featured a raft of current players, legends, cultural icons and the next generation, including young female football phenom Sam Gordon.

@zanger Doug Zanger is a senior editor, agencies at Adweek, focusing on creativity and agencies.