Found July 23, 2013 on Holdout Sports:
As Geico is an auto insurance company, it's safe to say that their target market is not babies. However, Geico may have stumbled upon something with their recent commercial featuring retired NBA star Dikembe Mutombo, which at least one baby really loves. Will Geico-branded Dikembe Mutombo baby toys be on the horizon? We shall see. H/T NIS. Related posts: Dikembe Mutombo is happy blocking shots in GEICO ad (Video) Visit us at and follow us on Twitter @HoldoutSports.

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