26 Football Instagram Captions For The Thanksgiving Day Game With Your Home Squad

Once you've reached the end zone of Thanksgiving dinner, it's time to relax at home with your family and watch some football. You may also be rounding up the home squad for a little Thanksgiving day game of your own. Or, you're hitting up the stadium at your local high school to cheer on the team. Whichever route you're going, the big day is all about being together with the people you love most and enjoying an iconic sport. Football is all about teamwork, and your squad has worked hard all day preparing a great meal to eat. You can show off that team spirit with great football Instagram captions to go along with whatever pics you take of your post-dinner game plan.

It could be a photo of your family gathered around, cheering on your favorite team, or action shots of your friends running around outside. Either way, you need a great caption to cheer on your Insta-worthy post. So, put me in coach, because we've assembled some of the best football sayings and inspiring quotes that can give your pics a little hustle. Now, it's your time to draft the perfect Instagram pic and caption, and I'm sure you'll have a dream team that'll go all the way for a touchdown!

1. "Hustle, hit, never quit!" — Unknown

2. "One team, one dream." — Unknown

3. "It's not how big you are, it's how big you play." — John Wooden

4. "Blessed, stressed, and football obsessed." — Unknown

5. "Football is like life. It requires perseverance, self denial, hard work, sacrifice, dedication, and respect for authority." — Vince Lombardi


6. "Wins and losses come a dime a dozen. But effort? Nobody can judge that. Because effort is between you and you." — Ray Lewis

7. "We respect all of our opponents." — Aaron Rodgers

8. "Football: My second favorite F word." — Unknown

9. "In Greek mythology, the Titans were greater even than the gods. They ruled their universe with absolute power! Well, that football field out there, that's our universe. Let's rule it like Titans!" — Remember the Titans

10. "You want intimidation? I'll show you intimidation." — Little Giants


11. "It's not about talent. It's about heart. It's about who can go out there and play the hardest. They're not gonna give you anything. So you've got to go out there and you've got to take it." — Glory Road

12. "In this lifetime, you don't have to prove nothing to nobody, except yourself." — Rudy

13. "It's not the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog." — Mark Twain

14. "We are not a team because we work together. We are a team because we respect, trust, and care for each other." — Vala Afshar

15. "On a team, it's not the strength of the individual players, but the strength of the unit and how they all function together." — Bill Belichick


16. "Today, I will do what others won't, so tomorrow I can accomplish what others can't." — Jerry Rice

17. "Maybe life isn't about avoiding the bruises. Maybe it's about collecting the scars to prove we showed up for it." — Unknown

18. "Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championships." Michael Jordan

19. "First downs to touchdowns. That's how we roll!" — Unknown

20. "I can't keep calm when football's on." — Unknown


21. "Life needs more tailgates and touchdowns." — Unknown

22. "It's not fall without football." — Unknown

23. "It's game day y'all." — Unknown

24. "Football lights and stadium nights." — Unknown

25. "Because we know when add up all those inches, that's gonna make the f*cking difference between winning and losing! Between living and dying!" — Any Given Sunday

26. "Turkey and pie and football, oh my." — Unknown