Do Patriots Fans Prefer Mercedes or Chevy? The Fascinating Side of Sports Marketing.

Do Patriots fans prefer a Mercedes or a Chevy? Marketers, especially around powerful ad opportunities like the Super Bowl, ask this type of question all the time and getting the answer right or wrong can have enormous ramifications.

According to Adweek:

“The Trade Desk found fans of the Carolina Panthers and Kansas City Chiefs to be more family-oriented, showing a higher interest in family vehicles. He said that might mean those games are a good time to show more ads related to those types of products.”

This fascinating infographic provides more information about the marketing side of sports, the NFL specifically:

Source: Adweek

NFL Fans Marketing Infographic

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