Easy Football Pizza

Carol Perricone


This is so cute from Pillsbury. I plan on making 2 or 3 of these for my family's Superbowl Party.

Photo: my personal pictures

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10 Min
30 Min


1 can(s)
(13.8 oz) pillsbury refrigerated classic pizza crust
2 tsp
olive oil
1/2 c
pizza sauce
2 c
mozzarella cheese, shredded
1/2 c
fresh parsley, chopped
1 pkg
(6 oz) sliced pepperoni
stick (1 oz) string cheese


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1Pre-heat oven to 425 degrees.

Spray cookie sheet with cooking spray. Unroll dough, and starting at center, press out dough into a 14x12-inch rectangle. Brush dough with olive oil, bake for 7 minutes.

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2Spread pizza sauce evenly over crust, with mozzarella cheese and parsley. Arrange pepperoni in
a football shape in center of pizza. Cut string cheese lengthwise into 4 strips. To make football laces, place one strip horizontally on center of football. Cut remaining strip into 5 pieces; arrange vertically across horizontal strip. (You can eat the other 2 strips of string cheese.) lol

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3Bake 10 to 13 minutes longer, or until crust is deep golden brown and cheese is melted. To serve, cut into 4 rows by 4 rows, making 16 pieces.

*Feel free to add additional seasonings of your choice to sauce and cheese. Make it "your own". :)

About this Recipe

Main Ingredient: Dairy
Regional Style: Italian
Other Tags: Quick & Easy, For Kids, Healthy