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The Best 2000s Football Movies

Updated October 2, 2019 237 votes 88 voters 2.2k views

List RulesVote up your favorite football films that were released in the 2000s.

In the 2000s, a slew of football movies emerged, and it's up to you to decide which one deserves to be called #1. There were so many great football movies in the 2000s, but which films will you vote for?

Will it be a heartwarming football movie from the 2000s that catches your vote? Radio and Remember the Titans are classics based on inspiring true stories of the relationships between coaches and their teams, exploring racial struggles and societal norms. Or could it be The Longest Yard, starring Adam Sandler and Chris Rock, that makes your best 00s football movie? Inspired by the 1974 Burt Reynold's comedy hit, this movie is sure to hit top of the list of football movies of the 00s.

Which top 2000s football movies will go the distance with your vote?

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  • 1
    We Are Marshall
    25
    3

    We Are Marshall

    Matthew McConaughey, Kate Mara

    Released2006

    Directed byJoseph McGinty Nichol

    We Are Marshall is a 2006 American historical drama biopic film directed by McG. It depicts... more on Wikipedia
  • 2
    Gridiron Gang
    20
    2

    Gridiron Gang

    Dwayne Johnson, Xzibit

    Released2006

    Directed byPhil Joanou

    Gridiron Gang is a 2006 American sports drama film directed by Phil Joanou, and starring... more on Wikipedia
  • 3
    Remember the Titans
    14
    0

    Remember the Titans

    Hayden Panettiere, Ryan Gosling

    Released2000

    Directed byBoaz Yakin

    Remember the Titans is a 2000 American sports drama film produced by Jerry Bruckheimer and... more on Wikipedia

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  • 4
    The Game Plan
    13
    1

    The Game Plan

    Dwayne Johnson, Ashley Tisdale

    Released2007

    Directed byAndy Fickman

    The Game Plan is a 2007 American family sports comedy film directed by Andy Fickman and... more on Wikipedia
  • 5
    Radio
    14
    3

    Radio

    Cuba Gooding Jr., Ed Harris

    Released2003

    Directed byMichael Tollin

    Radio is a 2003 film inspired by the 1996 Sports Illustrated article "Someone to Lean On" by... more on Wikipedia

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  • 6
    The Replacements
    11
    4

    The Replacements

    Keanu Reeves, Gene Hackman

    Released2000

    Directed byHoward Deutch

    The Replacements is a 2000 American sports comedy film directed by Howard Deutch. It stars... more on Wikipedia

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  • 7
    The Blind Side
    11
    5

    The Blind Side

    Sandra Bullock, Lily Collins

    Released2009

    Directed byJohn Lee Hancock

    The Blind Side is a 2009 American semi-biographical sports drama film. It was written and... more on Wikipedia
  • 8
    The Longest Yard
    11
    5

    The Longest Yard

    Adam Sandler, Courteney Cox

    Released2005

    Directed byPeter Segal

    The Longest Yard is a 2005 American sports comedy film, a remake of the 1974 film of the same... more on Wikipedia
  • 9
    Friday Night Lights
    9
    3

    Friday Night Lights

    Amber Heard, Connie Britton

    Released2004

    Directed byPeter Berg

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  • 10
    The Junction Boys
    8
    3

    The Junction Boys

    Tom Berenger, Ryan Kwanten

    Released2002

    Directed byMike Robe

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  • 11
    Big Fan
    2
    2

    Big Fan

    Patton Oswalt, Michael Rapaport

    Released2009

    Directed byRobert D. Siegel

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  • 12
    Facing the Giants
    6
    2

    Facing the Giants

    Mark Richt, Alex Kendrick

    Released2006

    Directed byAlex Kendrick

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  • 13
    Two for the Money
    2
    2

    Two for the Money

    Al Pacino, Matthew McConaughey

    Released2005

    Directed byD. J. Caruso

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  • 14
    Leatherheads
    2
    4

    Leatherheads

    George Clooney, Renée Zellweger

    Released2008

    Directed byGeorge Clooney

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  • 15
    They Call Me Sirr
    2
    4

    They Call Me Sirr

    Michael Clarke Duncan, K. C. Collins

    Released2001

    Directed byRobert Munic

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  • 16
    Code Breakers
    0
    2

    Code Breakers

    Zachery Ty Bryan, Scott Glenn

    Released2005

    Directed byRod Holcomb

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  • 17
    Invincible
    6
    7

    Invincible

    Elizabeth Banks, Mark Wahlberg

    Released2006

    Directed byEricson Core

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  • 18
    Second String
    0
    2

    Second String

    Jon Voight, Garcelle Beauvais

    Released2002

    Directed byRon Lieberman

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  • 19
    Hometown Legend
    0
    6

    Hometown Legend

    Lacey Chabert, Terry O'Quinn

    Released2002

    Directed byJames Anderson

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  • 20
    The Express
    6
    9

    The Express

    Dennis Quaid, Nicole Beharie

    Released2008

    Directed byGary Fleder

    The Express is a 2008 American sports film produced by John Davis and directed by Gary Fleder.... more on Wikipedia
  • 21
    Monday Night Mayhem
    2
    4

    Monday Night Mayhem

    Eli Wallach, John Turturro

    Released2002

    Directed byErnest R. Dickerson

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