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Thanksgiving’s lineup features three teams that would be thankful to get a win before eating their turkey. Read

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  1. Game Center: Eagles @ Lions

    Kelly's Eagles looking for rebound on Thanksgiving

    The Eagles fly into Detroit needing a win to prevent a spiral down the NFC East standings. Can they top a Lions squad showing signs of life? Watch Live

  2. Thanksgiving Preview: 3 teams on the brink

    Thanksgiving remains the best holiday on the calendar, even if it might bring bad tidings for the Eagles, Cowboys and Bears this year. Read

  3. The Schein Nine

    Nine things I'm thankful for this NFL season

    Tony Romo's back! Bruce Arians' team is awe-inspiring! And the Amari Cooper-infused Raiders are relevant! In advance of Turkey Day, Adam Schein lists nine NFL things he's thankful for. Read

  4. Game Center: Panthers @ Cowboys

    Cam's undefeated Panthers visit Romo on Thanksgiving

    Cam Newton and the Panthers are surging at 10-0. In his second week back, can Tony Romo get the Cowboys on a roll? Watch Live

  5. Jerry: 'Boys to field their best team Thursday

    Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones weighed in on the team's Week 12 matchup with the undefeated Carolina Panthers on NFL HQ Wednesday. Read

  6. Infographic: Thanksgiving by the Numbers

    Before you hit the dinner table for some turkey and gravy, check out this animated video about two great American traditions: Thanksgiving and Football. Watch
  7. Favre's return: A Thanksgiving reunion 4 the ages

    With Brett Favre hitting Lambeau Field on Thursday to have his jersey retired, Michael Silver can't wait to see the rekindling of a relationship that defined two decades of Green Bay Packers football. Read

  8. What I gave up to play on Thanksgiving Day

    On Thanksgiving Day, all eyes will be on NFL players like Cam Newton and Tony Romo. Willie McGinest -- who has been in their shoes -- explains what it's like to spend a family holiday on the field. Read

  9. Mind-blowing stats for Thanksgiving

    Thanksgiving is upon us and brings us three games. Can Tony Romo of the Dallas Cowboys keep his perfect record against teams with 9 wins or more to start the season? Read

  10. Top 10 Thanksgiving moments

    With Thanksgiving here and the exciting day of football that comes with, check out "Around the NFL" as they recall the league's top 10 Thanksgiving moments Watch
  11. Game Center: Bears @ Packers

    Slipping Bears try to upset Rodgers, Packers

    The Bears' playoff hopes hang in the balance as Jay Cutler and Co. try to take down Aaron Rodgers and a daunting Packers squad. Watch Live

  12. Players Only Debate

    The Romo factor: Can Dallas still win the East?

    At 3-7, the Cowboys are two games behind the NFC East-leading Giants. With Tony Romo back, can Dallas still take the division? Deion Sanders is skeptical, while other analysts believe. Read

  13. NFL Players in a giving mood for Thanksgiving

    Current and former NFL players go to local food banks to help distribute food before Thanksgiving. Watch
  14. NFL Now

    Who will be the heroes of Turkey Day?

    With Thanksgiving's slate of games holding big playoff implications for a slew of teams involved, the "Around the NFL" crew selects their heroes for Turkey Day. Watch

  15. Ebron says struggles will end 'this week'

    Eric Ebron is looking to change perceptions against the Eagles on Turkey Day. After a bad drop in Week 11, the Lions tight end promised his struggles are "going to end this week." Read

  16. Forte, Jeffery expected to play Thursday for Bears vs. Packers

    The Bears should have increased firepower for Thursday's game with the Packers. Will Matt Forte and Alshon Jeffery both return to the lineup on Thanksgiving Day? Read

  17. A hero's return: Romo fuels unbridled hope in Dallas

    The Cowboys lost seven straight games without Tony Romo. Can they turn around and win seven straight with the QB back in action? Jeff Darlington says No. 9 has Dallas believing in the unbelievable. Read

  18. Cowboys favorites over Panthers? Ron Rivera shocked

    With his undefeated Panthers coming off a 44-16 mauling of the Redskins, coach Ron Rivera was surprised to hear Monday that Carolina rolls into Dallas on Thanksgiving as underdogs. Read

  19. What woke the Packers up?

    How did Aaron Rodgers, Mike McCarthy and the Green Bay Packers -- whose stoicism sets them apart in the NFL -- snap out of their three-game funk? Steve Wyche gets the inside scoop. Read

  20. Why we play football on Thanksgiving?

    Football on Thanksgiving has become as essential as turkey and mashed potatoes, but how did the tradition get so big? Watch
  21. NFL on Thanksgiving

    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 holidays ... Thanksgiving. Read

  22. Thanksgiving is here once again, so go ahead and take a look at the festivities across the NFL and with players, both on and off the field. View

  23. NFL Up!

    Cardio crunch: A post-Thanksgiving NFL Up! workout

    Burn off the leftovers from your Thanksgiving overload with this NFL Up! inspired cardio workout. Read

  24. Data Points

    NFL Thanksgiving Facts, Stats and Turkeys

    Thanksgiving Day games are an annual holiday tradition for NFL fans. Gobble down some of the stats behind the teams, players and turkeys. Read

  25. Fantasy feasting: Thanksgiving Day player previews

    Week 13 begins on Thanksgiving Day with games packed with fantasy starters. We let you know what to expect from all of the major players in the Seahawks and 49ers matchup right here. Read

  26. Top Thanksgiving Day bloopers

    Take a walk down memory lane with this look at three of the funniest and most unforgettable moments from Thanksgiving Day NFL games of the past. Watch
  27. NFL on Thanksgiving

    The long history of Thanksgiving and the NFL

    Football has been as much a part of Thanksgiving as turkey and pumpkin pie for as long as most fans can remember. But, take a trip back to when it all began. Read

  28. NFL fans feast on football during Thanksgiving Day games. View

  29. NFL on Thanksgiving

    Grange's historic debut happened on Thanksgiving

    The NFL was in its infancy and in desperate need of a major gate attraction when the league's wishes were granted on Thanksgiving Day in 1925. Read

Thanksgiving football

NFL games are as much a part of Thanksgiving as turkey, mashed potatoes and pumpkin pie. This year's holiday features a mouth-watering tripleheader of games with playoff implications:
» Philadelphia Eagles @ Detroit Lions
» Carolina Panthers @ Dallas Cowboys
» Chicago Bears @ Green Bay Packers

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