Super Bowl Greatest Commercials 2018 Pits Man Vs. Beast Boomer Esiason and Daniela Ruah return to host the proceedings as viewers vote for their favorite commercial—live!
Posted on Jan 10, 2018 12:00pm

As many Super Bowl fans will tell you, the commercials are just as big as the game!

That's why CBS is bringing you Super Bowl Greatest Commercials 2018—airing Tuesday, Jan. 30 at 8/7c on CBS and CBS All Access—an interactive countdown special where viewers will be able to vote LIVE for their favorite classic commercials on, in a "Man vs. Beast" competition.

This year, five classic Super Bowl spots featuring some of the biggest names in sports and entertainment representing "Man" will face off against five spots featuring scene-stealing animals representing "Beast."

The special will once again be hosted by Boomer Esiason, analyst for CBS Sports' NFL pre-game show The NFL Today, and Daniela Ruah, star of CBS' NCIS: Los Angeles, and originate from U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, home of Super Bowl LII.

Starting now, viewers can vote for their favorite Super Bowl commercials from years past, choosing "Man" versus "Beast." Esiason will campaign on behalf of "Man," his favorite commercials starring humans, while Ruah will advocate for "Beast," the animal-led spots.

These commercials are going head-to-head on One "Man" and one "Beast" commercial will advance to the live vote during the broadcast, when viewers will decide the outcome and the ultimate winner will be revealed at the end of the show.

In addition, Kevin Frazier, co-host of Entertainment Tonight, will report from Minneapolis' The Freehouse brewpub.

Frazier will take viewers on an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at the making of the 2018 Super Bowl commercial for "Avocados from Mexico," featuring Chris Elliot, including the world premiere of the new spot.

Also, the special will feature a look back at the iconic 1993 McDonald's commercial, "Nothing But Net," starring Larry Bird and Michael Jordan, now celebrating its 25th anniversary.

Watch Super Bowl Greatest Commercials 2018 on Tuesday, Jan. 30 at 8/7c on CBS and CBS All Access.