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Whether you're gaga for Green Bay, or partial to the New England Patriots, you know nothing beats a great tailgate.
So pull on your jerseys and get ready to cheer on your favorite team. But of course, every proper game needs great football-themed gear and grub. So, we enlisted lifestyle guru Chassie Post to help us score a touchdown with stuff you'll want this season, along with a few of our favorite editor picks. You'll be in a league of your own.
Tailgating tents and outdoor gear
Under the Weather MyPod Sports Pod, $100, Amazon
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A cloudy day won't stand in your way because no matter what the weatherman says, you'll stay warm and dry in this pod.
Rechargeable Heated Massaging Stadium Seat, $90, Hammacher Schlemmer
Keep your bottom warm, and your back supported, with this must-have game-watching accessory. You can choose your heat setting.
NFL New England Patriots Team Inflatable Lawn Helmet, $45, Walmart
The neighbors won't be able to forget what team you root for with this sitting on your lawn.
Waterproof Outdoor Blanket, $50, LL Bean
You'll be warm and dry in this cozy wrap, which has a rugged surface that keeps the fleece side water-free.
Go Plate 1Handed Plate, $12, Amazon
Folks, we found the solution for dropping your burger on the ground. This plate fits around your beverage so you can drink, eat and cheer with no fuss and no mess.
Tailgating Table with Insulated Cooler, Food Basket and Travel Bag, $45, Amazon
This fits your brews, and your chips.
Gourmia Pro Smart Smokeless BBQ Portable Charcoal Grill, $130, Kohl's
This is the perfect portable low-smoke grill, with a drip-reduction system and battery-operated fan controls.
Tailgate Football Tray, 8 Per Package, $15, Wayfair
Need an on-theme way to serve your burgers and drinks? Behold this touchdown tray.
Crock-Pot 6-Quart Programmable Cook & Carry Slow Cooker, $45, Amazon
Chili? Queso? Soup? Keep it warm while toting it along in this six-quart cooker. Then, add some gourmet pigs in a blanket for the finishing touch!
Tervis NFL Carolina Panthers Tumbler, $20, Amazon
If you're an oenophile who doesn't like spillage or breakage (and really, who does), check out these very cool glasses with double-wall insulation to keep hot drinks hot and cold drinks icy.
Football Playbook Glasses, $42, Uncommon Goods
You'll want to save these for games you're watching from the comfort of your couch. But seriously, how cute are they?
Give'r Hands Free Neck Coozie Beverage Insulator, Pack of 4, $27, Amazon
Keep your drink cold, and your hands free, with this beverage bag.
Tailgaterz Tailgating Tavern, $80, Amazon
What is it that you say? You mix the world's meanest drinks? You'd love to moonlight as a bartender? You're welcome.
Coleman Tailgater Flask, $25, Wayfair
The flask is handy and classy. Oh, and discreet.
Ultimate Ears WONDERBOOM Super Portable Waterproof Bluetooth Speaker, $100, Amazon
These are great for rough weather and come in so many fun colors.
JBL Boombox Portable Bluetooth Waterproof Speaker, $419, Amazon
This is a Consumer Reports favorite, so we're sold.
Littlearth NFL Arizona Cardinals Premium Pet Jersey, $18 and up, Amazon
Your four-legged buddies want to cheer right along, and now, they can.
Dallas Cowboys NFL Cheerleader Dress For Dogs, $20, Amazon
Three cheers for this adorable ensemble!
Icer Brands NFL Green Bay Packers Women's T-Shirt, $40, Amazon
Oakland Raiders Repeat Ugly Business Suit, $123, Amazon
Forget Paris Fashion Week. You'll be making your own colorful, and dare we say gaudy, statement in this suit.
OUTERSTUFF NFL Team Logo Top & Leggings Set, $40, Nordstrom
Don't forget your little NFL fans! Outfit them in these adorable sets.