The National Football League (NFL) on Thanksgiving Day is a traditional series
of games ... The first two are hosted by the Detroit Lions and the Dallas Cowboys;
a third game, with no fixed opponent...
The 2016 schedule features the Lions' 77th Thanksgiving Day Classic Thursday
.... Chicago went on to post a 13-0 record, an NFL mark that stood until the 1972 ...
Nov 27, 2014 ... On Thanksgiving Day, at 12:30 p.m., the Detroit Lions will host the ... The Lions
went into the game with a 10-1 record; the Bears were 11-0.
Nov 13, 2015 ... The Lions have hosted NFL football on Thanksgiving Day nearly every year for
eight ... The program from the first Turkey Day game in Detroit. .... O.J. Simpson
ran for a then-NFL record 273 yards at the Silverdome in '76.
Nov 23, 2011 ... In the 71 games that the Detroit Lions have hosted on Thanksgiving Day, they
currently have a record of 33 wins, 36 losses and two ties.
Nov 24, 2015 ... The Detroit Lions started hosting games on Thanksgiving in 1934, their first ...
Halas' renowned Chicago Bears on Thanksgiving Day in front of an ... the
playoffs this year, despite the team's 4-6 record heading into Week 12.
Nov 25, 2015 ... The Detroit Lions thus have played on nearly every Thanksgiving ever ... The
Lions won the first game but the Packers, behind a career day for ...
The starkest trend regarding Detroit's inability to close the deal on Thanksgiving
Day is in their ATS record. The Lions are a horrendous 4 and 10 versus the ...
Nov 25, 2015 ... Thursday the Detroit Lions will play in their 76th Thanksgiving Day game. Detroit
fans sell out tickets each year despite the Lions' record.
Nov 21, 2012 ... Here are the Lions 10 greatest Thanksgiving day games. ... one of the best teams
of that era, entering this Thanksgiving game with a 9-1 record.