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The football teams listed below are the northernmost, southernmost, easternmost, and westernmost teams in the United States.

All of Football / Varsity High School Football

This list encompasses pro football (NFL), college football (NCAA, NAIA, and JUCO), and varsity high school football teams in the United States. All of the teams listed are varsity high school teams, thus it’s essentially a list of extreme geographic points in high school football.

Extreme Point Team Location  
Northernmost Barrow H.S. Whalers Barrow, AK Map
Southernmost Ka’u H.S. Trojans (Eight-man football) Pahala, HI Map
Easternmost ¹ Washington Academy Raiders East Machias, ME Map
Westernmost Barrow H.S. Whalers Barrow, AK Map
¹ Note: The Calais-Woodland coop was the easternmost football team in the country, but they haven’t fielded a team since 2011.  
       
In the Contiguous United States    
Extreme Point Team Location  
Northernmost Blaine H.S. Borderites Blaine, WA Map
Southernmost Key West H.S. Conchs Key West, FL Map
Westernmost Neah Bay H.S. Red Devils (Eight-man football) Neah Bay, WA Map

 

National Football League

Extreme Point Team Location  
Northernmost Seattle Seahawks Seattle, WA Map
Southernmost Miami Dolphins Miami Gardens, FL Map
Easternmost New England Patriots Foxborough, MA Map
Westernmost ¹ San Francisco 49ers San Francisco, CA Map
¹ Note: The Seattle Seahawks will become the NFL’s westernmost team when the San Francisco 49ers move to Santa Clara, CA, in 2014.

 

All of College Football

This list encompasses all of the football teams in the NCAA, NAIA, NJCAA (JUCO), and CCCAA (JUCO).

Extreme Point Team Location  
Northernmost Simon Fraser Clan (NCAA Div II) Burnaby, BC, Canada Map
Southernmost Hawai’i Warriors (NCAA Div I-FBS) Honolulu, HI Map
Easternmost Maine Black Bears (NCAA Div I-FCS) Orono, ME Map
Westernmost Hawai’i Warriors (NCAA Div I-FBS) Honolulu, HI Map
       
Contiguous United States    
Extreme Point Team Location  
Northernmost Dakota College Lumberjacks (NJCAA) Bottineau, ND Map
Southernmost Florida Intl. Golden Panthers (NCAA Div I-FBS) Miami, FL Map
Westernmost College of the Redwoods Corsairs (CCCAA) Eureka, CA Map

 

NCAA Division I FBS

This list encompasses all of the teams in the NCAA’s Division I FBS level.

Extreme Point Team Location  
Northernmost Washington Huskies Seattle, WA Map
Southernmost Hawai’i Warriors Honolulu, HI Map
Easternmost Boston College Eagles Chestnut Hill, MA Map
Westernmost Hawai’i Warriors Honolulu, HI Map
       
Contiguous United States    
Extreme Point Team Location  
Southernmost Florida International Golden Panthers Miami, FL Map
Westernmost Oregon State Beavers Corvallis, OR Map

 

NCAA Division I FCS

This list encompasses all of the teams in the NCAA’s Division I FCS level.

Extreme Point Team Location  
Northernmost North Dakota Grand Forks, ND Map
Southernmost ¹ Bethune-Cookman Wildcats Daytona Beach, FL Map
Easternmost Maine Black Bears Orono, ME Map
Westernmost Portland State Vikings Portland, OR Map
¹ Note: When the Stetson Hatters (DeLand, FL) join the FCS in 2013, they will be the southernmost team in the FCS.

 

NCAA Division II

This list encompasses all of the football teams in the NCAA’s Division II level.

Extreme Point Team Location  
Northernmost Simon Fraser Clan Burnaby, BC, Canada Map
Northernmost Minot State Beavers Minot, ND Map
(In the United States)    
Southernmost Texas A&M-Kingsville Javelinas Kingsville, TX Map
Easternmost Stonehill Skyhawks Easton, MA Map
Westernmost Humboldt State Lumberjacks Arcata, CA Map

 

NCAA Division III

This list encompasses all of the football teams in the NCAA’s Division III level.

Extreme Point Team Location  
Northernmost Whitworth Pirates Spokane, WA Map
Southernmost Trinity Tigers San Antonio, TX Map
Easternmost Husson Eagles Bangor, ME Map
Westernmost Linfield Wildcats McMinnville, OR Map

 

NAIA

This list encompasses all of the football teams in the NAIA.

Extreme Point Team Location  
Northernmost Montana State University-Northern Lights Havre, MT Map
Southernmost Ave Maria Gyrenes Naples, FL Map
Easternmost Bluefield (VA) Rams Bluefield, WV ¹ Map
Westernmost Southern Oregon Raiders Ashland, OR Map
¹ Bluefield College’s campus is located in state of Virginia, but their football stadium is located right across the border in West Virginia.

 

Junior Colleges

This list encompasses all of the football teams in the NJCAA and CCCAA.

Extreme Point Team Location  
Northernmost Dakota College Lumberjacks (NJCAA) Bottineau, ND Map
Southernmost Blinn College Buccaneers (NJCAA) Brenham, TX Map
Easternmost Dean College Bulldogs (NJCAA) Franklin, MA Map
Westernmost College of the Redwoods Corsairs (CCCAA) Eureka, CA Map

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