The first two are hosted by the Detroit Lions and the Dallas Cowboys; a third ...
The concept of American football games being played on Thanksgiving Day ....
O. J. Simpson set the NFL record for mo...
The 2013 schedule featured the Lions' 74th Thanksgiving Day Classic .... 329
yards including an NFL-record 303 yards to E Jim Benton in a 28-21 Detroit loss.
Thanksgiving Day game results. NFL games on Thanksgiving have included
some great performances and ... Chicago Bears 19, DETROIT LIONS 16. New
Nov 26, 2014 ... Every year since 1934, the Detroit Lions have taken the field for a Thanksgiving
game, no matter how bad their record has been. ... Schramm saw the
Thanksgiving Day game as a great way to get the team some national ...
As a marketing ploy to drum up attendance at the new team’s games, then Lions
’ owner, George A. Richards, arranged for the team to host the Chicago Bears in the University of Detroit
Stadium on Thanksgiving Day
. In spite of the fact the Lions
lost that first Thanksgivi
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But with 11 straight wins, Chicago had an even better record. ... The Detroit Lions
Thanksgiving Day heritage gained national attention in another way, starting ...
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 26, 2014 ... The Detroit Lions' started hosting a Thanksgiving Day game in 1934 and ...
Overall the Cowboys' record on Thanksgiving is 29 wins, 16 losses, ...
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.
From 1934 to 2010, the Detroit Lions' Thanksgiving Day record stands at 33-36-2.