It’s football season, and that means it’s tailgate time. Everyone is beginning spark of their grills to get ready for the 2017 NFL season, which begins in September. And if you’re one who likes to host the tailgate or party for the big game, you might be in the market for some new NFL BBQ accessories.
There’s no shortage of NFL-related tailgate accessories available. Whether you’re interested in grill tools, utensils and covers, coolers, or plates and cheese boards, there’s something out there for NFL fans of every team.
If you’re looking for something not listed below, browse a wider selection of NFL tailgate accessories available for next football season. But keep reading to see some of the most popular BBQ grill and tailgate items available right now.
1. NFL Chef Hat and Apron Set
If you’re going to be running the barbecue grill, you need to look the part. With the NFL Chef Hat and Apron Set you can do just that. Each set comes in your favorite team’s colors and features the team’s logo on both the front of the apron and hat. Made of cotton twill, the lightweight (10 ounces) hat and apron set is one size fits all for adults and the hat comes with a velcro strap in the back to custom fit your head for comfort. Available in most NFL teams, the hat and apron set is great for any tailgate, party, or BBQ.
Price: Shown here Packers $15.40 (12 percent off MSRP); price varies, beginning at $12
2. NFL Sportula Products 3-Piece BBQ Set
So you’ve got the grill and the food, now you’ll need something to cook it with. The 3-Piece BBQ Set by Sportula will get the job done and let everyone know what NFL team you pull for. The heavy duty set includes a spatula with a laser-cut logo, a matching fork and tongs, all with hard maple handles for comfort, grip, and durability. Also the fork and spatula each feature a bottle opener on the handle. The set also makes a perfect gift for the NFL fan. It is available in all 32 teams.
Price: $49.99; price varies depending on team and availability
3. Fanmats NFL Vinyl Grill Mat
The grill area can be a messy place sometimes, so keep your surroundings clean with the Vinyl Grill Mat from FanMats. Made of 100 percent vinyl, the mat will prevent stains and other messes from the inevitable grill spill. They’re also oil, flame, and UV resistant so it’s definitely safe to put it under your grill. And each mat has a non-skid surface, so your grill will stay in place as you cook. The mat is universal size and will fit under most grills. The Carolina Panthers is shown here, but browse a wider selection of Fanmats NFL Vinyl Grill Mats to find you favorite team.
Price: Panthers shown at $30.59 (13 percent off MSRP); prices vary depending on team
4. NFL Team Logo Plates and Napkins Set
It’s time to eat, so serve up your tailgate grub on the NFL Team Logo Plate and Napkin Set. You’ll receive 16 9-inch plates and 16 luncheon napkins in your favorite team’s colors, including logos. They are perfect for any party or tailgate as you snack away before the big game. The Plate and Napkin Set is available in most NFL teams.
5. NFL Circo Cheese Board/Tool Set
Show off your team pride in style and add an extra touch of class to your tailgate with the NFL Circo Cheese Board/Tool Set. Made of durable hardwood with a laser engraved logo of your favorite team, the board is split level and opens up in a swivel-style. Once opened you’ll see the four included stainless steel cheese tools. What you’ll receive is a cheese plane, a knife for spreading, a curved knife with a dual-pronged tip, and a sharp hard cheese knife. The board measures 10.2 inches in diameter and features a trench to catch any liquid run-off. This item is available in all 32 NFL teams.
Price: Patriots shown at $30.09 (23 percent off MSRP); prices vary depending on team and availability
6. NFL Deluxe Grill Cover
You likely invested a decent amount of money into your grill. So you’ll need to protect it from the outdoor elements that the fall and winter seasons bring. The NFL Deluxe Grill Cover will do just that. Measuring 68 inches wide by 21 inches deep by 35 inches high the cover has the size to fit most BBQ grills. The cover, which is adorned with your favorite team’s logo (the Seahawks are shown here), is made of durable vinyl and the hook-and-loop velcro closure will keep the cover on securely. And it’s easy to clean, just use soap and water. The cover is available for most NFL teams.
Price: Seahawks shown at $32.34 (28 percent off MSRP); prices start at $24.95
7. NFL Propane Tank Cover/5 Gallon Water Cooler Cover
Here’s an item for a serious fan — or someone who just wants to cover up the rust on the grill’s propane tank. The Propane Tank Cover can also serve in other capacities, such as a cover for your 5 gallon water cooler or flower pots. Made of 100 percent polyester spandex, the indoor/outdoor use cover has an elastic bottom to ensure it’ll stay on securely. And it has sublimated graphics of your favorite team’s logo, and it comes in team colors. But only a select few teams are available. Check out all the teams available here.
Price: Steelers shown at $9.97 (17 percent off MSRP); prices vary depending on team and availability
8. NFL Table Cover
Let everyone at the game know who your favorite team is all while keeping your table clean with the NFL Table Cover from Rico. The vinyl cover measures 108 inches long by 54 inches wide and is large enough to protect an 8-foot table. As you can see in the photo above, your favorite team’s logo and name are well-represented on the surface. The cover is suitable for both indoor and outdoor use, at the game or at home. The table cover is available for most NFL teams.
Price: Giants shown at $16.16; prices vary depending on team and availability
9. NFL 16 Can Soft-Sided Cooler with Ice
Every tailgate party needs cold drinks. And Coleman’s NFL 16 Can Soft-Sided Cooler will keep them cold all gameday long — and then some. The cooler, which comes in your favorite team’s colors, can hold up to 16 12-ounce cans with ice and has a front pocket, adorned with the team logo. It features a metallic, antimicrobial foil liner and Coleman’s cold technology, which will keep the cans chilled for 24 hours. So no worries if the game goes to overtime. The cooler also has a padded shoulder strap for easy, comfortable carrying. Available in all NFL teams.
Price: Raiders shown at $23.49 (22 percent off MSRP); prices vary depending on team and availability
10. NFL Krazy Kover
When you’re cooking for a full party, there’s little time to do much else. So you’ll have to find a way to keep your drink cold. The NFL Krazy Kover will keep it cold and do so in style. Made of 100 percent acrylic wool, the Krazy Kover can keep a traditional 12 ounce bottle concealed, but it can expand to cover a 2-liter bottle. Washer and dryer safe, the Krazy Kover stands out with the bright graphics of your favorite team. The bottle cover is available in all NFL teams.
Price: Bears shown at $9.76; prices vary depending on team and availability
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