The Best NFL Bobbleheads 2021

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Updated December 12, 2020

At, American football is one of our main interests and we’ve searched to find the 10 best NFL bobbleheads for 2020. Our list includes current and former superstars that dominated their respective eras.  We only list top players and whether you’re looking for a cool gift or to add to your collection, we’ve got you covered.

Top 10 Best NFL Bobbleheads 2020:

1. Tom Brady

The greatest player of all time deserves to be on top because of his status in the NFL. This New England Patriots bobblehead is probably one of the most popular right now. If you are looking for an item that will have its value increase after he retires, this is a great pick. 

Why We Love It:

  • Tom Brady is the greatest of all time
  • Good price for the value
  • Great gift for Patriots fan

2. Peyton Manning

One of the best quarterbacks ever deserves the 2nd spot on this list because of his dominance during his career. This Bobblehead from Peyton Manning's career with Colts is special because it honours some of his greatest seasons. 

Why We Love It:

  • Rare bobblehead from his Indy seasons
  • It’s a great gift for any long-time Manning fans

3. Patrick Mahomes

We’re not sure a player has ever dominated in his first two seasons like Mahomes. Winning an MVP and a Super Bowl MVP is more than enough to earn him a spot here. This Bobblehead of Patrick Mahomes is unique because you have the option to remove the helmet anytime you want. No collection of NFL Bobbleheads is complete without the newest NFL superstar. 

Why We Love It:

  • He is the best player in the NFL right now
  • The value will increase as his career progresses
  • The cannon adds a little element of fun in the product

4. Joe Montana

Before Tom Brady, there was Joe Montana. “Cool Joe” won four Super Bowls with San Francisco 49ers and never threw an interception in the Big Game. There have been debates over the years between him and Brady as to who is the greatest of all time. Montana was an incredible player and this Bobblehead is a great tribute. We also see his iconic confident smile.

Why We Love It:

  • Reminder of the dominant 49ers teams
  • It’s very rare
  • It’s an incredible piece for your collection

5. Jerry Rice

The greatest wide receiver of all time deserves a spot on the list of best NFL Bobbleheads. He owns the record for the most receiving yards in NFL history and has many incredible plays during his career. Playing with Joe Montana they are considered one of the greatest quarterback-receiver combinations of all time. This rare Bobblehead is great for collectors and for anyone that loved the 49ers during this era.

Why We Love It:

  • Rice is possibly the best offensive player of all time
  • It is officially licensed
  • Rarely available for sale

6. Lawrence Taylor

The first defensive player to make the best NFL Bobbleheads list is none other than the greatest of all: Lawrence Taylor. "LT" terrorized offences with his relentless pass rush and ability to get to the quarterback. He is one of only two defensive players to ever win NFL MVP and he also owns the record for the most Defensive Player of the Year awards with J.J. Watt. This prized NFL Bobblehead is perfect for anyone who loves great defensive players and who loves the good old days of physical football.

Why We Love It:

  • He was the best defensive player of all time
  • Great value for as a gift
  • Perfect way for Giants fans to remember his career

7. Jimmy Garoppolo

He led his team to the Super Bowl as the starting quarterback for the 49ers during his first full season. He's a player that is very good under pressure and he worked hard and learned behind Tom Brady during his years with the Patriots.  If you're collecting NFL Bobbleheads this one is a must-have. 

Why We Love It:

  • It’s great timing in Jimmy's career
  • A symbol of dedication and patience
  • The value will increase as his career goes on

8. Drew Brees

Drew Brees defines hard work. His size made people doubt his ability to play in the NFL. Boy did he prove everyone wrong. He has the all-time passing yards and touchdown passes record along with a Super Bowl win. This Bobblehead defines Brees’ time at the SuperDome. Drew Brees in the white uniform is the emblem of the New Orleans Saints and a memory that everyone will cherish. It’s hard to imagine anyone else wearing that uniform when it comes to his team’s history.

Why We Love It:

  • It defines the New Orleans Saints
  • It’s the Bobblehead of a legend
  • Great price for a gift

9. Deion Sanders

Deion Sanders deserves a spot on this list because of his personality alone, but his talent on the field was incredible. He sure talked a lot, but he backed it up with a Hall of Fame career. That says a lot about his character. He was always challenging opposing receivers and thrived under pressure. This unique NFL Bobblehead depicts his years with the Cowboys that were some of the best of his career.  

Why We Love It:

  • Deion’s attitude matched his talent
  • Gives us flashbacks of Primetime’s era.
  • A great legend to add to your collection

10. Saquon Barkley

We had to include one of the best running backs in the NFL. Saquon Barkley was a highly coveted prospect and for good reason. His play on the field is simply beautiful. The way he jukes, spins, and hurdles is straight out of this world. This cool Bobblehead is special because it puts Barkley skillset on display with the way it’s designed.

Why We Love It:

  • He defines the new generation of running backs
  • He has a great personality on and off the field
  • It’s a tribute to one of the best current running backs

11. John Elway Hall of Fame Exclusive Limited Edition Bobblehead Broncos Class 2004

This is a rare John Elway bobblehead from his 2004 Hall of Fame induction ceremony. The inventory for this item won’t last long so act fast if you’re an Elway fan. Available at a good price point. It’s not easy to find Bobbleheads from his era. 

Why We Love It:

  • A great find for anyone that collects NFL bobbleheads
  • John Elway is an NFL legend. 

12. Bo Jackson Bobblehead

This is another rare find that won’t last long. Bo Jackson was a beloved athlete in the late ‘80s and this is an awesome looking bobblehead. It displays him running the ball for the LA Raiders. A great collectors item for NFL fans. 

Why We Love It:

  • Bo is one of the most famous athletes in the past 30 years
  • A great collectors item for the original two-sport star

13. Rob Gronkowski (New England Patriots) Iconic Super Bowl LIII Moment Bobblehead

Rob Gronkowski became a legend playing with Tom Brady in New England. He won multiple Super Bowls and was a huge part of the Patriots success. This Bobblehead displays one of the big moments from Super Bowl 53. Even though Gronkowski now plays for Tampa Bay, this is a great collectible for his fans. 

Why We Love It:

  • Celebrates the Patriots Super Bowl 53 win - the last of their dynasty
  • Gronkowski is one the most famous NFL players in the 2010s

14. Lamar Jackson Baltimore Ravens Stadium Lights Special Edition Bobblehead

This is a great Bobblehead for Lamar Jackson fans and was launched by FOCO in Sept 2020. It’s one of the highest selling Bobbleheads right now and we don’t expect inventory to last long. He was the NFL MVP in 2019 and his electric style of play has made him one of the biggest stars in the league. 

Why We Love It:

  • Lamar is a young player - this item likely significantly increase in value over time
  • The MVP in 2019 and one of the biggest stars in the NFL


After taking all the factors into consideration, here are the top 3 NFL Bobbleheads for 2020. These bobbleheads offer the best value for the price considering the rarity, authenticity, and emotional value of the player.

NLF Bobblehead Buying Decision Guide:

  •  First Decision- Authenticity: The first thing to determine is to make sure that the Bobblehead is authentic, meaning that you want to make sure it’s the right player with the right team.
  • Second Decision- Rarity: The second thing to look for is the rarity of the item. If you are ready to pay the price for the right item, you should do it. Some prefer to choose relatively cheap options, while other want the rarer pieces. Make sure you pay the right price for what you are looking for.
  • Third Decision- Value: The last thing to consider when buying the product is the value attached to it whether it’s emotional or financial. Figure out your main motivation and then pull the trigger and buy it! 

Personal Preferences to Consider

  • Player: It is important that you choose the right player for you based on your favorite team. It can be either a former player, or a current player. There are many NFL Bobbleheads to choose from. 
  • Brands: Choosing the right manufacturer is important because it can tell you about the authenticity and the quality of the product. Look at the brand before making your decision.