Companies don't need Nike's million-dollar advertising budget to produce entertaining commercials starring superstar athletes. A bit of creativity and hometown loyalty can make small funds go a long way. Just ask Woodbury Nissan, whose recent Tri-State area commercial featuring Michael Vick (his first since returning to the NFL) has brought the dealership national attention. Local ads give athletes an opportunity to flash a bit of personality (or lack thereof) off the field, and when you combine that with the low-budget quality of the ads, the result is often pure comedy. From Carson Palmer measuring his meat (ayo!) to Clinton Portis bobbing to the Eastern Motors jingle, check out The 10 Best Local Ads Starring Athletes...

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