Betterguards football

Get the ankle support you need to ball out this season


Trusted by the NFL's most elite athletes

Ankle injuries are some of the worst injuries in football. Discover why Pro Bowl wide receiver Amon-Ra St. Brown of the Detroit Lions and his brother Equanimeous St. Brown of the Chicago Bears trust The BetterGuard to help them avoid injury and stay in the game.


Football ankle brace

  • Freedom of movement on every down

  • Dynamic ankle support when you need it most

  • Ultra-lightweight and comfortable

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Designed for use in games and practices

How it works

Product features

Fast and free standard shipping on all orders in the U.S.

Discover football ankle support that works like magic

Full ankle mobility

Tackle quick turns, sprints, and clean cuts confidently in your football cleats with ankle support that won't hold you back.

Dynamic protection

In the event your ankle starts to twist or roll, The BetterGuard stabilizes your joint 3x faster than your body.

Accelerate recovery

Minor twists and ankle rolls can't slow you down. The BetterGuard ankle brace gives you mobility and support you need to come back better, stronger, and faster than ever before.

Ultra-slim, ultra-lightweight

Say goodbye to ankle tape and bulky lace-up ankle braces. The BetterGuard's lightweight compression keeps your foot cool and secure on every down.

The perfect fit

Ankle support never felt so good. The BetterGuard slides perfectly inside your football cleats and molds to your movements, giving you the perfect fit.

The best use the best

NFL and college athletes trust The BetterGuard to prevent injury and recover faster — and you should too.

Don't let ankle injuries sideline your game

One of the worst football injuries is a sprained ankle. Unfortunately, ankle sprains and muscle strains are also some of the most common football injuries.


Of all injuries in football are to the ankle joint. 


Of all football players will experience ankle injuries


Ankle injuries in the NFL are career ending

Ankle protection created by science — loved by athletes

Invest in the only ankle brace created by sports medicine scientists to prevent common injuries

What athletes are saying about the world's best ankle brace

"The reason I really like Betterguards' ankle brace is the technology is second to none."

— Amon-Ra St. Brown, WR, Detroit Lions

"I feel like all players should wear The BetterGuard in the NFL, not just in practice but also in games."

— Equanimeous St. Brown, WR, Chicago Bears

Your season starts here

Stay on the field, and protect your performance with The BetterGuard