The History of Thanksgiving Day Football Games
Learn why football became so big on Thanksgiving in this free holiday origins video from an American history authority and Turkey Day expert.... More »
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NFL on Thanksgiving Day

... years' American Football League Championship Games. ... 1998: In another controversial Thanksgiving Day game, the ...

NFL Thanksgiving Games |

NFL's rich history of Thanksgiving Day games. The Pro Football Hall of Fame delves into the origins of the long tradition of the greatest of the food/football ...
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... More »
By Laura Sternberg, Guide

History: The First Thanksgiving - Pro Football Hall of Fame

Thanksgiving Day football, once a tradition among the high schools and colleges of America, has more or less faded into oblivion in most sections of the country.

NFL Schedule 2015: Thanksgiving Day games revealed - FanSided

Apr 21, 2015 ... Thanksgiving is as much about football as it is about family feasting, ... It's a fun slate of Thanksgiving Day games scheduled for this season, ...

Thanksgiving Day NFL Schedule 2015: Previewing Cowboys, Lions ...

Apr 21, 2015 ... Football. They are the three important F's that define Thanksgiving Day, and 2015 will ... Here is a look at the 2015 Thanksgiving Day games: ...

why do the detroit lions and dallas cowboys always play thanksgiving

Nov 26, 2014 ... Sure, the Lions had filled their stadium for their Thanksgiving games, but that was no assurance that Texans would warm to holiday football so quickly. ... Schramm saw the Thanksgiving Day game as a great way to get the ...

Thanksgiving Football Schedule 2014 -

Nov 27, 2014 ... The Thanksgiving Football Schedule 2014 for college and the NFL is now set. ... Some of the top college rivalry games on the Thanksgiving football schedule include Auburn at Alabama, Florida at .... Rivalry Day Saturday.

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Q: What are the thanksgiving day football games?
A: Thanksgiving Day game pitting the Green Bay Packers at the Detroit Read More »
Q: What are the Thanksgiving Day football games in 2010?
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Q: Who will win the thanksgiving day football games?
A: Miami 17-3 Detroit is nothing Dallas 27-24 Dallas is hot at this time Kansas City 36-33 They are at home against their arch rivals and always sems to play them ... Read More »
Q: The first televised Thanksgiving Day Football Game?
A: The first televised Thanksgiving Day football game aired on November 22, 1956 when the Green Bay Packers defeated the Detroit Lions 24-20. Source: http://www.ce... Read More »
Q: How do I watch live Thanksgiving day football games online?
A: The only way to do it legally and reliably is to pay for it. NFL Sunday Ticket. Some cable companies are offering their content online, but I don't know if the ... Read More »