Football Affirmations by Category

Today's Quote

Confidence is contagious. So is a lack of confidence.
~Vince Lombardi

Today’s blog includes nearly 100 football affirmations for every position on the field and some general, team, and coaching affirmations, as well. 

Team

  1. We work together as a team. We win together as a team. The more we focus on the team. The more success we achieve.
  2. We are a cohesive unit on the field and off the field.
  3. When we take the field we expect to win.
  4. We hit the weight room with the goal of being stronger and faster than our opponents.
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General

  1. I am a winner. I look like a winner. I act like a winner. I think like a winner.
  2. I play a key part each and every day in making my team the best it can be.
  3. I am committed to my exercise program. I am stronger and faster than my opponents.
  4. I thrive on pressure situations they only up my game.
  5. My body and my mind are operating at peak efficiency on game day.
  6. I am visualizing touchdowns and victory for my team and me.
  7. I am creating success for my teammates, my coaches, our fans, and myself today.

Quarterback

  1. I am a great quarterback and getting better by the day.
  2. I am the team leader on the field. My teammates look to me when the going gets tough.
  3. My arm is strong and accurate and getting more so each and every day.
  4. I put the ball where only my receivers can catch it.
  5. I can make any throw on the football field.
  6. I make good reads and good decisions.
  7. I trust my offensive line and they give me the protection I need to complete passes.
  8. I always find the open receiver.
  9. I have a knack for making big plays.
  10. I improve my footwork each and every day.
  11. I am throwing fewer and fewer interceptions.
  12. My quarterback rating rises each and every game.
  13. My pass completion percentage gets higher and higher.
  14. I make good decisions when I run the option. My decisions maximize yardage and minimize mistakes.
  15. I thrive on pressure situations they only up my game.
  16. I am the next… (favorite quarterback)

Running Back

  1. I am a great running back and getting better every day.
  2. I am getting faster each and every day.
  3. I am getting stronger each and every day.
  4. I am patient and wait for my blockers to create holes and then I accelerate to daylight.
  5. I get the tough yards up the middle when my team needs them.
  6. I make a habit of breaking big plays.
  7. I expect to find a running lane and always find one.
  8. One tackler cannot bring me down.
  9. I always lean forward for the extra yard before I go down.
  10. I am improving my receiving skills each and every day. I am a double threat on the field.
  11. My yards per carry improves each and every game.
  12. I bounce to the outside and accelerate when the middle is jammed.

Receiver

  1. I am a great receiver and getting better by the day.
  2. I run perfect routes.
  3. I am getting faster off the ball each and every day.
  4. I have great hands. I have sure hands. I catch whatever is thrown my way.
  5. I have great hands. If I can touch a pass, I am going to catch it.
  6. My blocking is a source of pride. I make a difference in the run game.
  7. I have a knack for getting open.
  8. I turn short catches into big plays.
  9. When I get behind the defense it’s six points. No one can catch me.

Offensive line

  1. I am a great blocker and I get better each and every day.
  2. Nobody gets to my quarterback on my watch.
  3. I choose to be the leader of the offensive line. We are a cohesive unit.
  4. I work well with my teammates to make good reads and get everyone blocked.
  5. I maintain my blocks on running plays to open holes for my running backs.
  6. I improve my footwork each and every day.
  7. I hustle down the field to make a second and third block to spring my running backs.
  8. I work hard in the weight room and I am getting stronger every day.

Defensive line

  1. I am a great defensive lineman and getting better by the day.
  2. My first step is too quick for an offensive lineman.
  3. I work hard in the weight room and I am getting stronger every day.
  4. I create havoc my opponent’s backfield.
  5. I clog the running lanes and give my linebackers a chance to make tackles.
  6. I get my hands up to knockdown or deflect passes when I cannot get to the quarterback.

Linebackers

  1. I am a great linebacker and getting better each and every day.
  2. I am always around the tackle. I have a nose for the football.
  3. When I blitz, I always find the quickest route to the quarterback.
  4. I pride myself on my coverage skills. When I drop into coverage my team’s pass defense improves dramatically.
  5. I am fast and getting faster every day. I can run down any quarterback or running back. No one gets wide on me.

Defensive backs

  1. I am a great cornerback and getting better every day.
  2. I stick to my receiver like glue. They are not going to complete passes to my side of the field.
  3. I thrive on the opportunity to cover the top receivers. I am developing a reputation for shutting down the other team’s top receiver.
  4. I read the receiver and the quarterback. I react to the ball with lightening speed.
  5. I am a great safety and getting better every day.
  6. I pride myself on shutting down the run and the pass. I have a nose for the ball and I am always around the tackle.

Kickers

  1. I am a great kicker and getting better every day.
  2. I see every kick I attempt splitting the uprights.
  3. I love pressure kicks. The pressure makes me even more accurate.
  4. I love when the other team calls a timeout to ice me. Timeouts make me even more accurate.
  5. My leg is strong and getting stronger every day. My range is increasing each and every day.

Punters

  1. I am a great punter and getting better every day.
  2. My leg is strong and getting stronger every day. My distance is increasing every day.
  3. My punts always have great hang time.
  4. I am always pinning the other team deep in its territory with punts.
  5. I love pressure kicks. The pressure makes me kick it farther.
  6. My punts are practically not returnable.

Special teams

  1. When I return a kick it’s just me and the end zone. My goal is to bring back every kick.
  2. I am impossible to tackle in the open field one on one.
  3. I always expect to find my wall. When I find it I accelerate to the end zone.

Coach

  1. I am a great coach and getting better every day.
  2. I am a great motivator. I get the absolute most out of all my players.
  3. I live to coach in big games because it is my chance to show the world what my team can accomplish.
  4. I make the right calls at the right time during a game.
  5. My assistant coaches are prepared on game day. They make the right calls at the right time.
  6. I use the right players in the right situations.
  7. My team is prepared and they execute my game plan to near perfection.
  8. I study my opponents and recognize weaknesses that my team can take advantage of.
  9. I am flexible enough to adapt my game plan to the needs of the game situation. My team makes the key adjustments.
  10. I always expect to win. My team always expects to win.

Follow your bliss! Experience your bliss! Become your bliss!

Ray Davis
The Affirmation Spot

Ray Davis is the Founder of The Affirmation Spot and co-founder of 6 Sense Media. He’s been writing, recording, and using affirmations for 30 years. He's also the author of Anunnaki Awakening. He advocates for the potential of the human race.