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Mini Football Meatloaves
a family feast
These mini ketchup-glazed meatloaves are baked in an oval shape and finished with string cheese to mimic football laces. Just don’t try to tackle them with your hands.
Football Deviled Eggs
happier than a pig in mud
Your favorite deviled eggs already look like footballs (score!), so simply top them with chives to complete the game-day look.
Football Pizza Pockets
picture the recipe
Give the delivery guy a day off and bake up these flaky pie crusts stuffed with tomato sauce, gooey mozzarella and spicy pepperoni.
Spicy Cheddar Cheese Football
spice of the month
Mold your traditional nut-crusted cheese ball into a football shape, squeeze on some sriracha (the sweet-and-spicy Asian chile sauce) for laces and dig in!
Football Berger Cookies
These normally round fluffy, cake-like cookies (known as Berger cookies in Baltimore) are easily transformed with fudgy chocolate frosting and white icing.
Football Cupcakes in Egg Shells
These sporty cupcakes may require a detailed play-by-play recipe (chocolate cupcake batter is piped into empty eggshells and baked), but they’ll totally earn you MVP of the party.
Football Whoopie Pies
Classic whoopie pies get a football twist simply by spreading and baking the cake batter into oval shapes.
Football Popcorn Balls
These sweet treats are a winning combination of chewy and crunchy with satisfying popcorn and sticky marshmallow.
These petite candy footballs are super fast to make: Just pipe melted white chocolate over chocolate-covered almonds.
Pigskin Peppermint Patties
Go the extra yard for your tailgating party and make homemade peppermint patties -- blend marshmallow cream with butter, plus vanilla and peppermint extracts. Then, give the minty football-shaped blobs a quick dip in chocolate and finish with white icing details.