Best Football Games

Do your kids like to toss the ol' pigskin around? Do they love every chance to play or watch football? When the season is done but your kid isn't, check out our favorite picks for the best football titles that will keep your kid "running back" to play again and again. If it's movie night and you’re looking to score a touchdown, check out our picks for the Best Football Movies that are perfect for any athlete in the family.

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Flick Kick Field Goal App Poster Image
Flick your way to football victory in simple, addictive app.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2011)
(2011)
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Backyard Football '10 Game Poster Image
Even the youngest armchair quarterback can tackle this game.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, PlayStation 2, Xbox 360
(2009)
(2009)
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Big League Sports for Kinect Game Poster Image
Challenging and familiar action, but more fun in groups.
Platforms: Xbox 360
(2011)
(2011)
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Family Fun Football Game Poster Image
Simple, kid-friendly football lacks polish of bigger games.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2009)
(2009)
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Kurt Warner's Football 101 App Poster Image
Clear, fun way for kids to learn the rules of the sport.
Devices: iPad
(2011)
(2010)
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Backbreaker Football App Poster Image
Simple but entertaining football game is OK for kids.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android, Kindle Fire
(2010)
(2010)
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Backyard Sports: Rookie Rush Game Poster Image
Clean, simple kids' football sim with a fun story.
Platforms: Nintendo DS, Nintendo DSi, Nintendo Wii, Xbox 360
(2010)
(2010)
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Madden NFL 13 Game Poster Image
Fun football sim gets facelift and expands ways to play.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii, PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita, Xbox 360
(2012)
(2012)
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Madden NFL 15 Game Poster Image
Family-friendly Madden packs defensive punch for this year.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2014)
(2014)
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Madden NFL 16 Game Poster Image
One of the better Madden offerings in years.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2015)
(2015)
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Madden NFL 17 Game Poster Image
Top sports franchise scores touchdown with big improvements.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One
(2016)
(2016)
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Madden NFL Football - 3DS Game Poster Image
Fun, feature-rich 3D football game for gamers on the go.
Platforms: Nintendo 3DS
(2011)
(2011)
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NCAA Football 13 Game Poster Image
College football sim adds Heisman winners to the mix.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
(2012)
(2012)
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NFL Kicker 13 App Poster Image
Engaging, without the roughness of some football apps.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2012)
(2012)
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NFL Flick Quarterback App Poster Image
Simple game lets casual football fans play stress-free.
Devices: iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad, Android
(2011)
(2011)
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NFL Street 2 Game Poster Image
Players of all ages take their game to the street.
Platforms: PlayStation 2, Xbox
(2004)
(2004)
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NCAA Football 14 Game Poster Image
Very good college football sim, but similar to predecessors.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
(2013)
(2013)
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NFL Training Camp Game Poster Image
Aerobic exercise while you train for NFL positions.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2010)
(2010)
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Blood Bowl II Game Poster Image
Brutal fantasy-football sim has surprisingly deep gameplay.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2015)
(2015)
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Madden NFL Superstars Game Poster Image
Facebook football game -- look out for hidden fees.
Platforms: Facebook
(2010)
(2010)
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