Hulu: What to watch on Hulu to get you ready for Super Bowl LII

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Movies and shows streaming on Hulu to put you in the Super Bowl state of mind.

Are you ready for some football?  If not, Hulu has plenty of great content to get you ready for Super Bowl LII.

Whether you’re planning a super tailgate or you’re in the mood for some super laughs Hulu has just what you need to get your game face on.

From the knee-slapping laughter of SNL to tear-jerkers like This Is Us to cooking shows that show you how to lay out the perfect game day spread Hulu’s sports content has a little something for everyone. There is even ‘Super Bowl’ content for people whose idea of a great Super Bowl Sunday is grabbing some tasty snacks and watching a great movie and ignoring the NFL game altogether.

The Food Network and The Chew have dedicated many shows to laying out the perfect Super Bowl spread. From the sabotage of Cutthroat Kitchen to traditional game bites on The Chew, a variety of cooking shows are available to help you set the mood.

Next month update the recipes for your March Madness game day festivities. Switch out the football decorations, change your signature cocktails and you’re ready for March Madness,  bracketology, and St. Patrick’s Day.


Over the years over 30 athletes have hosted Saturday Night Live giving fans plenty to laugh at. Future Hall of Famers like Tom Brady and Peyton Manning have hosted the variety show multiple times.

Whether you decide to binge-watch all the SNL shows hosted by NFL greats or one of the shows compiling some of SNL‘s funniest sports sketches you can’t go wrong with a plate of buffalo wings, a signature cocktail and a few laughs.

If Saturday Night Live isn’t your cup of tea, Hulu watchers with a Showtime add-on can catch Patriots’ tight end Rob Gronkowski in his first comedy special.


Greater: Brandon Burlsworth makes the University of Arkansas football team as a walk-on then becomes the team captain and star offensive lineman.

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Kicking Off: Loyal football fans ‘Wigsy’ and ‘Cliff’ join the thousands of fellow supporters each week to sing their team to victory. Determined to right an injustice, Wigsy and his reluctant friend take matters into their own hands and mayhem ensues.


Go Tigers: Residents of Massillon, Ohio live for their high school football team. This documentary follows three young football stars while they manage the pressure of carrying a town’s hopes on their shoulders.

Doped the Dirty Side of Sports: Documentary examining the implementation and the ineffectiveness of anti-doping policies in sports.

Personal with Bill Rhoden: Grant and Calvin Hill: Acclaimed sports journalist Bill Rhoden interview Dallas Cowboy great Calvin Hill and his son NBA great Grant Hill.

30 for 30 ShortsA collaboration between ESPN Films and, 30 for 30 Shorts is an Emmy-winning series of short films that showcase new and unique stories captured through the distinct take and visual style of a variety of storytellers.

Fields of GloryNarrated by Brent Musburger, captures the pageantry, grand history and time-honored traditions of college football’s greatest stadiums. Episode 10 of Season 1 highlights Tom Brady’s alma mater  ‘The Big House’ at the University of Michigan 

Instead of watching 36 hours of boring pre-game shows add some flair to your Super Bowl weekend viewing.

However you choose to spend game day,  Hulu offers great options.

Watch Super Bowl LII Sunday, Feb. 4 on Hulu  then catch a special Super Bowl episode of This Is Us immediately after the game.

The special Super Bowl episode of This Is Us might give us answers to the questions surrounding Jack Pearson’s death. Tissues and snacks that don’t need crock pots are highly suggested.

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