Super Bowl ads: Watch some of the commercials that have been released

Nick Offerman trades some paint in NBC's Super Bowl commercial promoting its upcoming 2015 NASCAR coverage.

The Super Bowl is always fun to watch (except that blowout last year and the barnburner in ’90), but what about those all-American reminders of capitalism we call Super Bowl commercials?

It’s our annual update on all things related to cars, beer, corn chips and cute, puppy dogs. Without the expensive ads, the Super Bowl wouldn’t have that extra something that makes it a uniting force among die-hard fans and the football ignorant.

So if you’re the kind of person who likes to watch commercials a day before they air to the masses on television, check out these Super Bowl ads that have already been released by their corporate overlords.