Mobile Football Madness: Best Apps For The Gridiron
College football season is in the first quarter and the NFL season about to kickoff. Take your football experience mobile this fall by arming yourself with the best mobile apps for following your team, be it fantasy or real, and staying in the game no matter where you roam. Here's 20 of the best.
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With your favorite NFL team, you have a choice of apps. For the Green Bay Packers alone, there are 10 iPhone/iPod Touch apps (from free to $2.99), 10 Android app (again, from free to $2.99) and even one for BlackBerry ($5.99). The reality is those most of these load up your phone with themes, audio, video, games and wallpapers that pimp out your phone for your team and that's where they stop. A notable exception is Green Bay Packers Football Fan News for the iPhone ($1.99). The Yuan Ventures app, despite the predictable obsession with all things Favre, delivers live scores, schedules, standings, roster updates, photos and RSS feeds of Packer news from most notable outlets to keep any cheese head in the loop.
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