How to Watch NFL on Phones

True NFL fans can hardly miss any live action. Therefore, some streaming platforms have introduced mobile applications to watch NFL games on your phone. You can watch NFL on your phone through YouTube TV, Prime Video, fuboTV, Sling TV, Paramount+, etc.

Let’s tell you in detail how to watch the NFL on the phone.

What Platforms Allow NFL Games on Phones?

Multiple streaming platforms broadcast NFL games and also have mobile applications so that you can enjoy the actions on your phone. You will be able to watch the games from anywhere on your phone.

Here is a list of streaming platforms with mobile apps that can help you watch the NFL on the phone:

Streaming platformsAndroid applicationiOS application
Sling TVYesYes
YouTube TVYesYes

So, you see that all these streaming platforms have both Android and iOS applications. You do not need to worry about that.

How to Watch NFL Games on Phone: Step-by-Step Guide

First, you need to check the cost of the different plans of different streaming platforms. See which one meets your budget. Next, check the compatibility of different applications and see if your device is compatible.

  • Once you have decided which application is best for you, you need to install it first.
  • Then sign up for the platform.
  • Now login to your account.
  • Choose the plans you want to subscribe to.
  • Then go to the Live TV or TV channel list, and find the channel according to the fixture.

Best Plans to Watch NFL Games on Phone

All the platforms have several plans and packages that may confuse you, so let us guide you on which one you will need to watch the NFL on your phone.

PlatformSubscription plansCost (monthly)
YouTube TVPremium$54.99 ($72.99 after first three months)
Sling TVSling Blue+Orange$55
HuluHulu + Live TV (with Ads)
Hulu + Live TV (No Ads)
Prime VideoPrime subscription$14.99

You will need to pay an extra few back for the subscriptions of add-ons to watch the NFL RedZone. And you will be able to watch Thursday Night Football exclusively only on Prime Video.


Can I watch the NFL games on my phone?

Yes, you can watch all the live actions, as well as highlights and repeat telecasts on your phone using streaming platforms like FuboTV, Sling TV, YouTube TV, Prime Video, etc.

Can I use NFL+ on my smartphone?

Yes, you can use NFL+ mobile applications on both Android and iOS.


Watching the NFL on the phone can be a different experience if you have always watched it on TV. The screen may get smaller, but you can watch the games on the go. That’s a huge benefit. Besides, the process and cost are not very difficult to maintain. Hopefully, you won’t miss any matches this year.

Read Also: How to Watch NFL RedZone Online

Golam Muktadir is a passionate sports fan and a dedicated movie buff. He has been writing about both topics for over a decade and has a wealth of knowledge and experience to share with his readers. Muktadir has a degree in journalism and has written for several well-known publications, including Surprise Sports.