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Watch Rob Lowe's new series 'The Grinder' starting Tuesday at 8:30 p.m. on FOX

We all know the NFL on FOX theme song, the triumphant chords signaling another day of gridiron action. Here's actor Rob Lowe with a little tidbit about the origins of a song that's become synonymous with football Sundays. Be sure to turn in to Lowe's new series The Grinder, premiering Tuesday night on FOX at 8:30 p.m. ET. Lowe plays a TV actor-turned-lawyer who returns to his hometown...
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Eli Manning and Tony Romo star in Rob Lowe-style ads for DirecTV

Rob Lowe is out, Eli Manning and Tony Romo are in. OK, DirecTV already replaced Lowe back in the spring with model Hannah Davis and a talking horse. But the spirit of the series of ads depicting the best version of a person watching television through DirecTV versus a far less glamorous incarnation that still consumes their TV through cable is preserved in the new commercials featuring...
Via Awful Announcing
July 29, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Dallas Cowboys QB Tony Romo Does a Rob Lowe-ish DirecTV Commercial (and it's awesome)

It was not too long ago that DirecTV pulled its Rob Lowe ads because the general public was not too fond of them. For the most part the other Lowe's were just creepy and certainly didn't make me want DirecTV. For some odd reason they have decided to bring the same style of commercial, but with Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo--and they are awesome!World--meet 'Arts and Craftsy...
Via FatManWriting
July 24, 2015  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Ole Miss Spoofs Rob Lowe Commercial To Sell Basketball Tickets

Ole Miss head coach Andy Kennedy spoofs the Rob Lowe DirecTV commercials to sell basketball tickets for the Rebels.
Via Gamedayr
July 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Ole Miss Basketball: Video: Coach Andy Kennedy Stars In Season Ticket Commercial Spoofing The Rob Lowe DirecTV Ads

If Andy Kennedy steps away from the Ole Miss basketball program any time soon, he may have a future in Hollywood. The Rebels head coach starred in a commercial for Ole Miss basketball season tickets, in which he spoofs the various Rob Lowe DirecTV commercials, playing both himself, and his alter ego “Randy Kennedy,” an undefeated youth basketball coach living in his mom’s basement...
Via College Spun
July 08, 2015  |  Discuss

DirecTV ditches Rob Lowe in favor of a talking horse and Hannah Davis

Ed Note: This post appears courtesy our friends at sister site Awful Ads. A while back, we praised DirecTV for their Rob Lowe commercials. They were refreshing and comical takes on the tired topic of television. When the first couple ads debuted, we wanted to see Lowe in more and more ridiculous parodies of himself. That’s exactly what DirecTV delivered, but over time – like...
Via Awful Announcing
April 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Derek Jeter's GF Hannah Davis Replacing Rob Lowe in Direct TV Commercials

Do you find the Rob Lowe Direct TV commercials a little creepy? Do they bug you? For some reason do you just not like them? Well--then you will be happy to hear that the company is putting an end to them. No more Rob Lowe and his weird alter egos. Instead it will be Sports Illustrated swimsuit model Hannah Davis and her horse.Her talking horse.via TwitterRead more »
Via FatManWriting
April 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Painfully awkward Rob Lowe offends shy bladder syndrome sufferers

We all love those DirecTV ads with Rob Lowe and his alternate personality that has cable, right? They’re everywhere, maybe even more so if you watch sports. Far Less Attractive Rob Lowe and Creepy Rob Lowe have become a big part of baseball’s postseason and NFL games this fall. But it’s Painfully Awkward Rob Lowe — who some consider the funniest — that is now drawing attention...
Via Bloguin Best
November 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Shy bladder group upset by Rob Lowe DirecTV commerical

There isn't a sports viewer around who hasn't seen those bizarre DirecTV commercials starring Rob Lowe. They seemingly run on a loop during sporting events, so chances are you've seen the actor play an odd ball character while watching an MLB postseason game or NFL contest. There's "Creepy Rob Lowe": There's "Less Attractive Rob Lowe": There's "Crazy Hairy Rob Lowe": There's "Painfully...
Via Fox Sports
November 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Creepy and less attractive versions of Rob Lowe help pitch DIRECTV

Ever wonder what Rob Lowe would be like if he was a creepy, more disturbing version of himself? What would he be like if he wasn’t so attractive? Your questions have been answered thanks to this new campaign from DIRECTV. First, here’s what it’d be like if Lowe was creepy, watched cable and enjoyed hanging around the pool with a set of binoculars. Next, here’s Lowe if he...
Via Awful Advertisements
September 24, 2014  |  Discuss

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