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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Family Fun Football Game Poster Image
Simple, kid-friendly football lacks polish of bigger games.
Platforms: Nintendo Wii
(2009)
(2009)
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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 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 18 Game Poster Image
Football series kicks off new story, multiplayer modes.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One
(2017)
(2017)
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Madden NFL 19 Game Poster Image
New season of football tackles fun, improved gameplay.
Platforms: PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
(2018)
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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 12 Game Poster Image
Minor adjustments keep franchise near the top of its game.
Platforms: PlayStation 3, Xbox 360
(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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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 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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Mutant Football League: Dynasty Edition Game Poster Image
Frenzied football fun on a violent, trap-filled gridiron.
Platforms: Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Windows, Xbox One
(2018)
(2018)
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