Found October 22, 2011 on
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For Stanford Men's Basketball, this weekend is the Cardinals White Spring Game and the ad wizards over in Stanford decided that this homage to the Larry Bird/Michael Jordan McDonald's commercials was a good idea.
It features Stanford players Dwight Powell and Josh Owens along with cameos from Stanford alum Mark Madsen and current Stanford quarterback Andrew Luck:
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