Know someone that loves football but aren’t quite sure what you should get them? This list of the best football gifts is for you then. This list is going to provide a good assortment of gifts for all aspects of the game. So whether you are looking for a gift for a football player, coach, or fan of the game, there is something for everyone on this list.
And, if you possibly see something that you would like, it wouldn’t hurt to get something for yourself either, I know we won’t tell.
This gift is going to transform the way that a player is able to throw a football. The Wilson X football is going to sync with a smartphone to track velocity, spin, spiral efficiency, and distance. These metrics will help to improve throwing technique, accuracy, and overall throwing motion.
Know someone that is a die-hard fan? Get them a Fathead Decal that will allow them to show off their team support. One of these decals would go perfectly in a bedroom or a decked out team-themed basement. There are a variety of different players, graphics, and team logos to choose from as well. You could even get them a life-sized Fathead of their favorite player!
Regardless of the position that a player plays in football, they are going to need to have good footwork. These agility hurdles are going to be perfect for a player looking to improve their agility. They are also a great gift for a coach that is looking to develop their players in practice.
There are a lot of great footballs out there, but one of our favorites is this Wilson football. It is full size and perfect for the high school level and up. It is a composite leather football which will provide for a quality feel, and make it easier to throw and catch. Having a quality football makes all the difference when it comes to playing catch, practicing, or playing a game.
This football gift is more geared towards youth age players, but it can also be an entertaining tailgate game as well. The goal is to land the mini footballs in the netting and to be as accurate as possible. Even though the footballs and the netting are smaller, the competition will still be big with the different games that you can come up with. Football tic tac toe anyone?
6. Football Books
These football books are going to provide a little bit of everything. From training to football stats to coaching techniques. This will allow you to find the perfect book for the person you are thinking of. Here are four of our favorite football books.
This book is going to provide everything that a player needs to work on their athleticism. It is also a great fit for a coach or parent that is going to be helping players improve their speed, agility, and quickness. Along with the book, you also are going to get access to an online video library of drills as well.
Filled with stats from both the past and the present. This Sports Illustrated book for kids is going to feature 101 football stars from over the years. Written in an easy to navigate form, this “BIG” book of great football players is going to keep young football players inspired and in awe of their heroes.
This book is going to cover the town of Aliquippa in western Pennsylvania. After the collapse of the steel market, the town fell on hard times. For some reason though, they were still able to produce a list of great football players including Mike Ditka, Ty Law, and Darrelle Revis. This is an inspiring book that provides a narrative for both inside the lines and out, Playing Through the Whistle is a great read.
How would you like to get a peek inside some of the best minds in the game of football? With this book, you are going to be able to do just that! It is going to cover the strategies and schemes for some of the best coaches to ever be a part of the game. If you know a coach or someone that enjoys the details and strategy that goes into the game of football, The Art of Smart Football would be a great gift.
Gameday dip is just going to taste so much better coming from a ceramic football bowl. Perfect for tailgating, this football gift is going to allow for showcasing different side dishes, dips, salads, and more. Give this gift to a friend or loved one that enjoys tailgating or hosting football parties.
No childhood is complete without having played with a Nerf Vortex football. The light weight of the ball and the tail on the end will allow the player to launch the ball and feel like a pro quarterback. The ball also howls as it travels through the air as well, making it feel even cooler to launch the ball as far as possible.
A great gift for a coach or a player, these training cones can be used for a variety of different purposes. Whether they are used for drills or to mark boundaries for a game of football, these cones will prove invaluable for a football player or coach.
No tailgate is complete without the game of cornhole. These team logo boards are going to make a great gift that will be used over and over again at tailgates. And who knows, maybe you will get invited to the tailgates from now and get to use these boards yourself.
Speed, speed, speed. If a player can improve their speed, they will be able to set themselves apart from the competition. This adjustable weight sled trainer is going to allow a player or team to work on developing their sprinting speed and leg strength.
A great pair of football gloves can really set a player apart from the competition. They will make it easier to catch and control the football, and also look great. There are a lot of great gloves out there, but one of our favorites are these Nike Vapor Jets. These gloves are breathable, have an adjustable closure for a custom-feeling fit, and the magnigrip palms help with gripping the ball.
This SKLZ training tool is going to be perfect for working on accuracy. It will allow a player to work on getting quality throwing reps as a quarterback. A great thing about this training tool is that it doesn’t require a partner. This will allow a player to be able to practice on their own. This is a great gift for a player, or for a coach to use with their team.
15. Football Movies
A great football movie is filled with action and a story that is going to inspire. We believe that we hit the nail right on the head with these five movies. A few of them are even based on true stories which makes them even that much more remarkable!
Never give up, never back down, and never lose faith. This football movie centers around a high school football team that discovers what winning is really about. They discover that it comes from a daily pursuit of greatness and giving God your best.
Based on a true story, Mark Wahlberg brings to life the story of Vince Papale and his pursuit to play for the Eagles. Vince is a 30-year-old bartender that decides to go for his dream and not to let anything get in the way of it. Invincible is an inspiring movie that all football fans should watch.
You can’t list great football movies without including Remember the Titans. Coach Herman Boone (Denzel Washington) is the new African-American head coach at the freshly integrated T. C. Williams high school in Virginia. Coach Boone and the Titans will have to overcome racial prejudices and other off the field issues to come together and be a great football team. This movie is also based on a true story, which makes it all the better.
Being told that you are too small or too slow to play can cause some people to give up on their dreams, but not Rudy. Determined to overcome the odds and play college football, Rudy has been inspiring people for years.
The Blind Sideis based on the true story of NFL player Michael Oher. It is going to show what can be accomplished with just a little help. Michael Oher started out homeless as a young high school boy but was able to become an All American in college and a first-round NFL draft pick. His story is sure to inspire and help to bring some faith back into the world.
What is better than playing catch? Playing catch in the dark with a glow in the dark football of course! This GlowCity football is going to light up the night sky and provide plenty of night time fun.
17. Nike Hyperstrong Football Shirt (link)
With breathable Dri-Fit fabric, this Nike Hyperstrong football shirt is perfect for players. The padding on the ribs and shoulders will help to protect from impact, and the flat seams prevent irritation. This is the perfect undershirt for football players of all levels.
Great for both decoration and playing with, this football is going to allow fans to have a football with their favorite team on it. Along with being a great looking ball, this football is made by Wilson, so it is going to be well made as well. This is the perfect gift for football fans of all ages.
This gift is going to allow fans to display their favorite team proudly. This chair is perfect for tailgating, camping, or any other outdoor event. Not only does this chair proudly display the team of choice, but it is also comfortable and well made.
From sport to sport, Nike Elite socks are a cut above the rest. These football-specific cushioned Nike Elite Vapor socks are going to provide a player comfort, style, and socks that won’t fall apart. They also come in a variety of different colors as well, which will allow you to customize this gift better.
This football field tablecloth is a perfect gift for those who love to host football parties. It will be an added football decoration for their table of delicious snacks and food. The tablecloth is made of durable cotton linen cloth as well, so this gift can be used time and again.
22. Women’s T-Shirt Football Jersey (link)
Are you looking for a gift with a little bit more of a feminine touch? This women’s t-shirt jersey is going to allow for both proudly displaying a favorite team while also looking stylish. Perfect for both game day and everyday use, this gift is sure to be a hit.
A great backpack is stylish while also being both effective and durable. This Nike Club Team Swoosh Backpack is going to accomplish all three of these things. With the different compartments, the player will be able to store their cleats, ball, and wet clothes. The design and the adjustable curved shoulder straps will also provide added comfort when carrying the backpack.
What kid wouldn’t love a bed set with their favorite team’s logo plastered all over it? This bed set is going to be the centerpiece of the room and is perfect for any young football fan that can’t get enough of their favorite team.
Playing or coaching on an NFL team is not a reality for the majority of the world, unfortunately. With Madden though, the average person can feel like they are right in the game with their favorite team and players. Every year the newest game seems even more lifelike, and it is no different with Madden 19.
Using an electromagnetic force, this hovering football helmet will allow football fans to be able to display their favorite team’s helmet proudly. Perfect for an office desk, man cave, or as a night light, this piece will be the talk of anyone who sees it.
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