5 free Android apps to help you make it through the NFL season
Are you ready for some football? Not without these apps, you’re not. Tonight, I wanted to take a look at a few apps that will help you get ready for all of the big NFL games tomorrow. Whether you are a fantasy football fanatic, or you just want to keep up on all of the action, this list should have you covered.
Without further adieu, and in no particular order, here they are!
Catch all the NFL action this season with NFL ’12!
**Tablet users: we are working on an update that will make this app optimized for your devices.
- Live Scores & Stats
- Latest NFL.com News & Updates
- Customize app with your favorite Team for Team News, Features and Alerts
- Customize notifications for individual games or the full NFL season
Note: This is the handset version of NFL ’12.
Developer: NFL Enterprises LLC
NFLRUSH Pick ‘EM
The Official NFLRUSH Pick Em app is the best Pick Em App EVER! Make your official picks for the winner of every NFL game, all season long from Kickoff to the Super Bowl!
Can YOU pick the Winners?
- Create leagues to compete with your friends
- Compare your scores with NFLRUSH Leaderboards
- Football Talk with friends in Game Chats
- Keep tabs on which teams are trending up or down with Pick Meters
Never miss a game again!
- Stay updated on every score, from every game in your hand–FAST!
- Know which team has the ball with mini-football Posession Indicator
- Red Zone badges alert you when a team is in the Red Zone
- Tune in info for every game so you can watch at home
NFLRUSH Pick Em and so much MORE…
- Quick links to NFL news on NFLRUSH.com
- Jump to manage your NFLRUSH Fantasy Team on your mobile device
- Manage your Picks anywhere! Picks link from app to web at NFLRUSH.comHappy Picking
Developer: NFL Enterprises LLC
NFL Sunday Ticket
Watch Live streams of every NFL SUNDAY TICKET™ game & Red Zone Channel
***Tablet app also available as a separate download. ***
NFL MAX customers are welcomed to enjoy up to 7 pre-season games on Thursday August 30th to help exercise our mobile systems.
Catch every game, no matter where you are.
Whether you’re a Cowboys fan living in Colorado, a displaced Steelers fan in Syracuse or a member of the Raider Nation in Raleigh, NFL SUNDAY TICKET™ MAX lets you follow your favorite team no matter where you live. With your DIRECTV NFL SUNDAY TICKET™ MAX subscription, you can use your NFL SUNDAY TICKET app to watch every game every Sunday no matter where you are — on your phone or tablet. You’ll never miss a game, even when you’re nowhere near a TV!
Application features include:
- Live Streaming Video: Enjoy every NFL SUNDAY TICKET™ game, plus the RED ZONE CHANNEL®.
- Highlights: Relive the big moments. See all the significant plays from every game, either individually or consecutively.
- Scores, Status, and Schedule: See scores and game status for the current week’s completed and in-progress games. Check the schedule for the upcoming games.
- Instant Stats: An indispensable feature for fantasy footballers. Track your favorite players’ performance with a touch. Get game and player stats instantly for each game.
Developer: DIRECTV, LLC
Thuuz alerts you to the most exciting sporting events. Never miss the action. Now with your personalized sports feed and Fantasy integration for NFL ’12.
Thuuz alerts you to the most exciting sporting events as they’re happening, so you never miss the action. We even tell you where to tune in to these games – TV*, web or mobile. Receive our world-class Thuuz Alerts or browse your Thuuz Feed to keep track of what’s exciting.
How does it work? We find the best games for you based on your favorite teams, your Fantasy** players, what your friends are watching, and much more. Personalize the app and let us find what’s exciting for you:
- Teams: Receive scoring and big play updates for your teams
- Sports: Find exciting games in your favorite sports based on our ratings
- Fantasy: Get alerted when your players are in scoring position and more
- Friends: See what games your friends are watching
Sports we currently monitor:
- Pro Sports: NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, MLS, European Soccer, Cricket and Rugby
- College Sports: Football and Basketball
Fantasy football platforms we integrate with:
- Yahoo, ESPN, CBS, NFL.com, Flea Flicker
- Track all of the game action, friend comments and Fantasy stats in your feed
- Follow friends and experts; see what everybody else is watching
- Browse our excitement ratings (0-100) for live, upcoming or completed games
- Import your Fantasy rosters into Thuuz and see live player status
- See all the game details including scores, stats, recaps, highlights and more
Perfect for those busy fans who wish they had a personal assistant monitoring every game and letting them know when to tune in. Let Thuuz be your personal sports assistant.
* We currently only provide TV and online viewing information for the United States
** Thuuz Fantasy requires an in-app purchase but is free to all users for the Football ’12 season
NFL 2013 Live Wallpaper
New for 2012/2013, the official NFL Live Wallpaper loaded with new features!
Turn every day into game day with the official NFL 2013 Live Wallpaper!
Equipped with vibrant team colors, a cool interactive 3D helmet, stadium, and an animated team flag, plus all new features for the 2012/2013 season.
Free to download and comes with one complementary NFL themed live wallpaper. Pay to instantly upgrade to your favorite team
Now equipped with real time news on an in-stadium animated ticker, animated fans in team colors, stadium lights that detect day and night, and updated team logos. This dazzling collection of live wallpaper allows you to stay connected to your NFL team of choice regardless of whether you’re at home or on the road.
Paint your phone with your team’s colors today with the only officially licensed live wallpaper series by the National Football League.
Stay tuned for soon to be released updates including other great new features like real time scores, team schedules, team clock widgets, weather detection and loads of other great personalization tools.
- Free to download and comes with one complementary NFL themed live wallpaper
- Only $2.49 to upgrade to your favorite NFL team
- Multiple camera angles when viewing a team’s helmet
- Made with official release software to ensure quality and performance
- Officially licensed release from the NFL
- All 32 teams have a live wallpaper available for in-app purchase
Developer: Cellfish Studios
I hope you enjoyed my list. If there’s anything you think I left out, be sure to let me know in the comment thready so I can check them out for myself.
Let’s get ready for some football!