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Referenced in 

The Bob Newhart Show: Don't Go to Bed Mad (1972) (TV Episode)
Watched by Bob
St. Ives (1976)
Hill Street Blues: Fruits of the Poisonous Tree (1981) (TV Episode)
referenced by Esterhaus
Police Squad!: The Butler Did It (A Bird in the Hand) (1982) (TV Episode)
A banner promoting "Monday Night Football" can be seen hanging on the wall at Terri's birthday party.
Webster: George the Patient in Spite of Himself (1984) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by name.
Repo Man (1984)
Mentioned in the Black Flag song "TV Party"
The Best of Times (1986)
Following the double-date with their wives, Jack and Reno go to a bar to watch "Monday Night Football."
Return to Horror High (1987)
Mentioned by Steve
ALF: The Boy Next Door (1988) (TV Episode)
Referenced by ALF.
Designing Women: Nude Julia, New York Morning (1993) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by name.
Melrose Place: Collision Course (1993) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Saved by the Bell: The College Years: Wedding Plans (1994) (TV Episode)
In Zack's fantasy, Kelly mentions that "'Monday Night Football' is on."
The Stand: The Betrayal (1994) (TV Episode)
Stu says, "As soon as they bring back 'Monday Night Football,' I'll be in redneck heaven."
3rd Rock from the Sun: Dick Is from Mars, Sally Is from Venus (1996) (TV Episode)
Dick, Tommy and Harry watch Monday Night Football
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Laserblast (1996) (TV Episode)
"Are you ready for some football"
Jerry Maguire (1996)
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Terror from the Year 5000 (1997) (TV Episode)
Mike (as Hank Williams Jr.): "Are you ready for terror?!"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The She-Creature (1997) (TV Episode)
"Im ready for some football"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Devil Doll (1997) (TV Episode)
Tom: "Could you flip on 'Monday Night Cricket,' please?"
Angels in the Endzone (1997) (TV Movie)
Al looks at the camera and says, "Are you ready for some football?!"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Overdrawn at the Memory Bank (1997) (TV Episode)
Mike (as Hank Williams Jr.): "Are you ready to put him back in his body?"
Smart Guy: Strangers on the Net (1998) (TV Episode)
T.J. refers to the series.
BASEketball (1998)
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Boggy Creek II: And the Legend Continues (1999) (TV Episode)
Tom (as Hank Williams Jr.): "I'm ready for some football!"
Big Daddy (1999)
Sonny takes Julian to a bar to watch "Monday Night Football."
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Diabolik (1999) (TV Episode)
"Yes, he's ready." Crow: For some football!
Screwed (2000)
Red Letters (2000)
Exit Wounds (2001)
Monday Night Mayhem (2002) (TV Movie)
Gilmore Girls: Secrets and Loans (2002) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Lorelai
The Singles Ward (2002)
Hyrum says, "Imagine 'Monday Night Football'" when Jonathan buys his large new TV.
Saturday Night Live: Jonny Moseley/Outkast (2002) (TV Episode)
Referenced on Weekend Update
25th Hour (2002)
mentioned in dialogue
According to Jim: ABCs and 123s (2003) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Jim.
Resident Demon (2004) (Video)
mentioned in dialogue
Knuckle Sandwich (2004)
mentioned in dialogue
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.13 (2005) (TV Episode)
referenced in clue in "We Love Football on TV" category
Saturday Night Live: Dane Cook/James Blunt (2005) (TV Episode)
Referenced on Weekend Update
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.203 (2006) (TV Episode)
referenced in clue in "The Desperate Housewife Who ..." category
The Pursuit of Happyness (2006)
Title mentioned by character
It's a Boy Girl Thing (2006)
announcer on TV mentions 'Monday Light Football'
Resurrecting the Champ (2007)
mentioned in dialogue
Live! (2007)
mentioned in dialogue
The Girls Next Door: There's Something About Mary O'Connor (2008) (TV Episode)
Kendra talks about watching "Monday Night Football" with Mary's husband, Captain Bob
Bachelor Party 2: The Last Temptation (2008) (Video)
The theme is heard while Ron and his friends play golf.
Saturday Night Live: Anna Faris/Duffy (2008) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in Rowboat Date song
One Good Man (2009)
Mentioned by James
Miss March (2009)
Tucker says his friend's music is so popular that it's played on "Monday Night Football"
Dancing with the Stars: Round Ten: Final Results (2009) (TV Episode)
Michael Irvin and Jerry Rice dance off to the MNF theme music
Frozen (2010)
mentioned in dialogue
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.159 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of an $800 clue in the category "TV"
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #18.111 (2010) (TV Episode)
Al Michaels talks about the first game he announced on the show
Saturday Night Live: Zach Galifianakis/Jessie J (2011) (TV Episode)
On Weekend Update, Seth (imitating Hank Williams Jr.) says, "Are you ready for some college football?!"
Beatles Stories (2011)
Referenced by Frank Gifford
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.12 (2011) (TV Episode)
referring to the removal of Hank Williams Jr.'s theme song, Jay says that the big losers on the show last night were the Colts and Hank Williams Jr.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.14 (2011) (TV Episode)
Jay mentions that Hank Williams Jr. was fired as the singer of the show's theme song
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.15 (2011) (TV Episode)
Jay mentions that Hank Williams Jr. was fired as the singer of the show's theme song
Saturday Night Live: Ben Stiller/Foster the People (2011) (TV Episode)
Referenced in the "Fox and Friends" segment
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.39 (2011) (TV Episode)
Jay asks Drew Brees if he watches the show
Family Guy: Grumpy Old Man (2011) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
The Office: Pool Party (2012) (TV Episode)
Stanley, imitating Hank Williams Jr., says, "Are you ready for some meatball?"
Jeopardy!: 2012 Teachers Tournament Quarterfinal Game 3 (2012) (TV Episode)
Title used as clue in Name the Network category
Southland: Fallout (2012) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.21 (2012) (TV Episode)
Jay says that tonight's debate had to compete for viewers with "Monday Night Football"
The Simpsons: Labor Pains (2013) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the opening credits.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #22.54 (2013) (TV Episode)
Michael Strahan says that when he was living in Germany, the show was known as "Tuesday Morning Football"
Sports Jeopardy!: Episode #1.1 (2014) (TV Episode)
referenced in clue in "Down in Front" category
Man Seeking Woman: Gavel (2015) (TV Episode)
"Are you ready for some chocolate?" is sung
Sports Jeopardy!: Episode #1.24 (2015) (TV Episode)
referenced in clue in "Announcer Stats" category
Sports Jeopardy!: Episode #1.40 (2015) (TV Episode)
referenced in clue in "Sing a Song" category

Featured in 

The Postman (1997)
I Love the '70s: 1970 (2003) (TV Episode)
Footage from this TV series was edited into this mini-series.
I Love the New Millennium: 2000 (2008) (TV Episode)
Shown while talking about Dennis Miller
Late Show with David Letterman: Dr. Phil/Jon Gruden/Tim Urban (2010) (TV Episode)
40th season promoted verbally during interview with Jon Gruden. Excerpts from Jon's discussions with Colt McCoy and C.J. Spiller are also shown.
Year of the Quarterback: The Marinovich Project (2011) (TV Episode)
A clip is featured.
30 for 30: You Don't Know Bo: The Legend of Bo Jackson (2012) (TV Episode)
Clips are featured.
Frontline: League of Denial: The NFL's Concussion Crisis (2013) (TV Episode)
clips from multiple episodes shown depicting spectacle of televized football
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #22.22 (2013) (TV Episode)
a clip of Golden Tate on the previous night's game is shown

Spoofed in 

The Last Boy Scout (1991)
The opening credits is intertwined with a musical number promoting the "Friday Night Football" game. Monday Night Football has been known for it's musical nubmers before every game.
Tiny Toon Adventures: Thirteensomething (1992) (TV Episode)
Babs spin-changes into a caricature of Howard Cosell at one point.
The Simpsons: The Cartridge Family (1997) (TV Episode)
The soccer commercial tagline, "Open wide for some soccer" (by a man in a cowboy hat) is a spoof of the "Are you ready for some football" tagline.
Family Guy: Running Mates (2000) (TV Episode)
Monday Night Debate is a parody
Saturday Night Live: Rob Lowe/Eminem (2000) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in Monday Night Football skit
Not Monday Night Football XXX (2009) (Video)
porn parody

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