The best of the west

The NFC's last two Super Bowl reps ended last season with a classic, and face off on Thanksgiving. Read

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  1. Turkey Day pecking order: Ranking the participants

    There's no shortage of intrigue in an epic Thanksgiving Day slate that offers three divisional duels. Adam Schein ranks the six clubs in action, including Russell Wilson's Seahawks and Tony Romo's Cowboys. Read

  2. 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

  3. Football Turkey

    Dave Dameshek gave Football Baby the holiday off so we present to you Football Turkey! You're welcome. Watch
  4. 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

  5. NFL Now

    Battle for the West movie trailer

    The heat between the 49ers and Seahawks has burned red hot in recent years and it figures to burn even brighter when the two meet on Thanksgiving Day, as you can see in this movie trailer. Watch

  6. Game Center: Bears @ Lions

    Cutler and Stafford duke it out

    It's been a rocky season for Jay Cutler and the Bears, but they'll get a chance to throw a wrench in the Lions' playoff hopes in the Thanksgiving appetizer.

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

  8. Fantasy feasting: Thanksgiving Day player previews

    Week 13 begins on Thanksgiving Day with three games packed with fantasy starters. We let you know what to expect from all of the major players in each game right here. Read

  9. NFL Week 13 Thanksgiving preview

    A room with some heroes -- Dan Hanzus, Gregg Rosenthal and Marc Sessler -- preview this year's Thanksgiving Day games and recap the Monday night doubleheader from Week 12 Listen

  10. Preview: Chicago Bears vs. Detroit Lions

    NFL Films previews the Week 13 matchup between the Chicago Bears and the Detroit Lions. Watch
  11. Game Center: Eagles @ Cowboys

    Romo and Sanchez spear NFC East showdown

    Few thought Tony Romo and the Cowboys would be in prime playoff position by Thanksgiving, and they'll face a tough test on Turkey Day against a resurgent LeSean McCoy and the Eagles.

  12. Preview: Philadelphia Eagles vs. Dallas Cowboys

    NFL Films previews the Week 13 matchup between the Philadelphia Eagles and the Dallas Cowboys. Watch
  13. Game Center: Seahawks @ 49ers

    The NFC's titans do battle again

    After a thrilling NFC Championship Game last January in Seattle, the Seahawks visit the 49ers on Thanksgiving as Colin Kaepernick and company look to avenge last year's season-ending defeat.

  14. Ruiz: 49ers need offensive breakthrough

    NFL Media's Omar Ruiz breaks down the Week 13 matchup between the San Francisco 49ers and the Seattle Seahawks, two teams that are battling for a playoff spot. Watch
  15. Preview: Seattle Seahawks vs. San Francisco 49ers

    NFL Films previews the Week 13 matchup between the Seattle Seahawks and the San Francisco 49ers. Watch
  16. Battista: These Cowboys are different

    NFL Media's Judy Battista believes the 2014 Dallas Cowboys have a core group of players been toughened by struggles in recent years. Watch
  17. 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
  18. Under The Headset

    Turkey Day challenge: Short week, short prep time

    Matthew Stafford's Detroit Lions and Tony Romo's Dallas Cowboys play on Thanksgiving every season. How does the contracted schedule affect team preparation? Brian Billick provides an inside look. Read

  19. 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
  20. 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

  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. 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 heaping helping of intriguing matchups:
» Chicago Bears @ Detroit Lions
» Philadelphia Eagles @ Dallas Cowboys
» Seattle Seahawks @ San Francisco 49ers

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