The NFL season is underway, and fans are interested in knowing how to keep up to date on the latest news surrounding their favorite teams and players. RIM has put together their own round-up of some of the best apps available for BlackBerry smartphones and BlackBerry PlayBook to help you stay on top of the game.
ScoreMobile for BlackBerry: Follow your favorite teams and keep track of games in real time with ScoreMobile for BlackBerry. ScoreMobile offer more than just football, with coverage including Baseball (MLB), Football (NFL, NCAAF, CFL), Basketball (NBA, NCAAB, NCAAWB), Hockey (NHL), Soccer (EPL/Premiership, Champions League, Series A, La Liga, MLS), Golf (PGA), Auto Racing (NASCAR Sprint Cup, F1), Tennis, Cricket (ICC, IPL), and MMA (UFC, Strikeforce). ScoreMobile is integrated with BBM so you can chat with your friends about ongoing games – all from within the app! Download for BlackBerry smartphones or BlackBerry PlayBook.
Pro Football Insider – NFL News: Since 1967, Pro Football Weekly has been the leading source of NFL insider information and premium insights. Now you can enjoy the same breaking news, behind-the-scenes rumors and expert analysis that NFL executives and industry giants like ESPN, Yahoo!, CBS Sports, and Fox Sports have relied upon for years. This app includes every feature a football fan could ask for including stats, schedules and standings; the latest news, rumors, and insider information; lots of videos; and an integrated Twitter feed covering the league’s most popular players and experts. Download for BlackBerry smartphones or BlackBerry PlayBook.
NFL Schedule: You’ll never miss the start of a game with the NFL Schedule app. View your favorite team’s schedule for 2012 and export it into your BlackBerry calendar. You can set reminders for each game so you never miss a kick off and you can even chose which time zone to save the schedule in. Download for BlackBerry smartphones.
Fantasy Football Draft Guide 2012: Prepare for the upcoming 2012 fantasy football season with Fantasy Football Draft Guide 2012! Track 300+ players and teams throughout the pre-season, including player ranks, projections, stat history and team pass/run stats for the past 3 years. Review each player’s 2012 schedule and prepare for their bye weeks and playoff schedules. You can also create your own mock draft. Download for BlackBerry PlayBook.