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Posted at 04:54 PM ET, 01/26/2012

Super Bowl ads 2012: John Stamos does Dannon

Uncle Jesse was hardly a model for healthy eating during his days on the early 1990s sitcom “Full House,” but he sure did love Aunt Becky. On “ER,” Dr. Tony Gates might have had a better grasp on nutrition, but his relationship drama could not had to take a toll on his digestive system.

Food and love will collide on Super Bowl Sunday when actor John Stamos returns to the small screen in a new commercial for Dannon Yogurt’s Oikos.

And if that’s not enough to whet your appetite, here’s a behind the scenes look:

As Super Bowl XLVI nears and the anticipation continues to build for a rematch between Tom Brady’s New England Patriots and Eli Manning’s New York Giants, we’ll be giving you sneak peaks at the ads you will see during the game. So stay tuned.

Relive last year’s best efforts — including Volkswagon’s Lil’ Darth Vader classic — with our video playlist here.

How will this year’s lineup stack up to year’s past? And which companies will hit the mark?

More Super Bowl coverage from Washington Post Sports:

Giants, Patriots prepare for rematch of memorable Super Bowl XLII

Madonna is ‘extremely nervous’ for Super Bowl halftime show

Hamilton: NBC lucks out with Tom vs. Eli Super Bowl matchup

Early Lead: Who will win Super Bowl XLVI?

Cultural zeitgeist, scored by Super Bowl commercials

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