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Tuesday, January 31, 2012
GALAXY: Becks, in his underwear!

By Scott French

The web is abuzz over David Beckham's underwear ad set to air during NBC's Super Bowl telecast Sunday.

The Galaxy superstar/fashion icon appears only in briefs in the 30-second black-and-white spot, featuring Animals classic “Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood,” for his namesake “bodywear” for H&M. You can see the ad on YouTube.

“I love underwear, simple as that,” Beckham said in an video previewing the commercial posted on Bader TV's YouTube channel. “We all wear it, we all have to wear it -- at times. So, obviously, it was something that I wanted to go into, something that I was very passionate about, and it's also something that I've created myself. Everything fits right, everything feels right, it's not too in-your-face, it's kind of really subtle, but in a very, very good way. ...

“Everything you see on the items is 100 percent me.”