The Montana Grizzlies football program represents the University of Montana in the Division I Football Championship Subdivision of college football. The Grizzlies have competed in the Big Sky Conference since 1963, where it is a founding member. They play their home games on campus in Missoula at Washington–Grizzly Stadium, where they had an average attendance of 25,377 in 2016.
The Grizzlies had a winning season from 1986 to 2011. In Washington-Grizzly Stadium, they have a winning percentage of .890 including playoffs. They hold the records for most playoff appearances in a row, Big Sky Conference titles in a row, and overall playoff appearances. Their success made them the most successful program in all of college football in the 2000s and third most successful team in FCS in the 1990s.