Thanksgiving football games

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December 2, 2022

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    the National Football League (NFL) has played games on Thanksgiving Day, patterned upon the historic playing of college football games on and around...
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  • Sunday). Thanksgiving Day football games in the United States are nearly as old as the game—and the organized holiday—themselves. The first Thanksgiving Day...
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    production NFL on Thanksgiving Day, a series of American football games played on Thanksgiving Day in the United States Songs of thanksgiving, a series of...
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    The Thanksgiving Day Classic (French: Classique de jour de l'Action de grâce) is an annual doubleheader held on Thanksgiving in the Canadian Football League...
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  • and watching television events such as Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade and NFL football games. Thanksgiving is regarded as the beginning of the Christmas...
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    "Oldest Thanksgiving High School Rivalries". Mitchell & Ness. "Talking Turkey: High school football rivalries are America's true Thanksgiving tradition"...
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  • occurred on Thanksgiving day in Omaha, Nebraska, was the first game Iowa had ever played outside of its home state. Other notable games during the 20th...
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  • Thanksgiving is a national holiday celebrated on various dates in the United States, Canada, Grenada, Saint Lucia and Liberia. It began as a day of giving...
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  • took place on the Saturday preceding Thanksgiving. With the NCAA's extension of the regular season to twelve games in 2006, the game is often played at...
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  • Kirkwood–Webster Groves Turkey Day Game (category Thanksgiving (United States))
    1915–17, 1919–21, and 1923 are recorded, but none were held on Thanksgiving; no games were held 1911, 1914, 1918 (due to World War I and the flu pandemic)...
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    Christmas Eve games in the National Football League (NFL) are an occasional part of the league's schedule. In contrast to Thanksgiving Day games, however,...
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  • John Madden every Thanksgiving. This started in 2022. A recording of John Madden was played before each of the Thanksgiving games in 2022. There also...
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  • was completely funded by private donors, and was completed in 2012. Football games between Baylor and TCU have been decided by 7 points or less 44 times...
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    Mineral Water Bowl (category College football bowls)
    singled out while the association continued to sanction other Thanksgiving football games in the state such as the still active Kirkwood vs. Webster Groves...
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    the NFL Kickoff Game, the late-night Thanksgiving game, and Pro Football Hall of Fame Game. Listed below are games and their respective results played...
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  • National Football League (NFL) games are the most lucrative and expensive rights of any American sport. Television brought professional football into prominence...
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  • the regular season, in this case during the Thanksgiving weekend. The Egg Bowl has been played on Thanksgiving 23 times, including from 1998 to 2003, in...
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    cable. Mordecai and Rigby accidentally wreck the park's Thanksgiving dinner by playing football in the house. The other park workers decide to replace...
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    School of Boston, have faced off in an annual football competition which now takes place on Thanksgiving day at Harvard Stadium. The rivalry had been the...
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    "Thanksgiving Orphans" is the ninth episode of the fifth season of the American television sitcom Cheers, co-written by Cheri Eichen and Bill Steinkeller...
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    five games are played on Christmas. Unlike the National Football League (NFL)'s traditional Thanksgiving Day games, the NBA's Christmas Day games have...
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  • Franksgiving (category Thanksgiving (United States))
    Americans. For example, many college football teams routinely ended their seasons with rivalry games on Thanksgiving, and had scheduled them that year for...
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    NFL on Thanksgiving are both broadcast as part of NBC Sports' Sunday Night Football contract and are not included in Thursday Night Football, although...
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    Pennridge–Quakertown Thanksgiving Day Football Classic is an American high school football rivalry played annually on Thanksgiving morning between the...
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    football games held either on Thanksgiving or over Thanksgiving weekend Turkey Bowl (amateur), nickname for informal backyard American football games...
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  • current, defunct, and proposed college football bowl games. Three bowl games are currently part of the College Football Playoff, a selection system that creates...
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  • Trustees refused to change its long-standing rule prohibiting football games after Thanksgiving. The Auburn–Alabama series had stopped. One constant during...
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    NFL on DuMont (category National Football League television series)
    Dumont/NFL football deal. Archived November 27, 2011, at the Wayback Machine Tober, Steve (November 20, 2017).Thanksgiving football games a disappearing...
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    NBC Sunday Night Football (abbreviated as SNF) is an American weekly television broadcast of National Football League (NFL) games on NBC and Peacock in...
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  • Memorial Stadium (Seattle) (category High school football venues in the United States)
    30, 2014. McNerthney, Casey. "P-I archive: Seattle's biggest Thanksgiving football games". Seattle P-I. Retrieved June 13, 2014. Guzman, Monica. "Memorable...
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  • LSU–Texas A&M football rivalry is an American college football rivalry between the LSU Tigers and Texas A&M Aggies. The majority of the pre-2012 games were non-conference;...
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  • has also taken the place of the VMI–Virginia Tech football rivalry which was held on Thanksgiving Day up through 1971. In 1964, the UVA–VPI game began...
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    Bounty Bowl (category NFL on Thanksgiving Day)
    the name given to two NFL games held in 1989 between the Philadelphia Eagles and Dallas Cowboys. The first, a 1989 Thanksgiving Day game in Dallas, was...
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  • often been played on the day after Thanksgiving. It has most recently been scheduled for the Saturday after Thanksgiving to accommodate network television...
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  • Chris Schenkel (category Olympic Games broadcasters)
    football game I ever televised". Schenkel went on to broadcast many more huge games, including the celebrated Nebraska-Oklahoma match on Thanksgiving...
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  • 85 games, recording 241 tackles, four interceptions and two sacks. On March 15, 2012, Gregory signed with the New England Patriots. On Thanksgiving Night—November...
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    next day. He was promoted to the active roster on November 28. During a Thanksgiving Day matchup against the Buffalo Bills, Houston recorded 2 sacks, 2 solo...
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  • Phil Knight over Thanksgiving". Chicago Sun-Times. Retrieved 2018-06-13. "Brackets Revealed for PK80 – to be Played Over Thanksgiving Weekend 2017 - ESPN...
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  • www.newspaperarchive.com. Tober, Steve (November 20, 2017).Thanksgiving football games a disappearing tradition Archived December 1, 2017, at the Wayback...
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    College football on television includes the broad- and cablecasting of college football games, as well as pre- and post-game reports, analysis, and human-interest...
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  • is the Minnesota Vikings' 62nd in the National Football League (NFL), their seventh playing home games at U.S. Bank Stadium and their first under new...
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  • The Thanksgiving Day Disaster took place on November 29, 1900, at the annual college football game between the California Golden Bears and the Stanford...
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  • Cowboys did not play on Thanksgiving. This was the last NFL regular season with 14 games. The regular season was expanded to 16 games in 1978, with the preseason...
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  • afternoon following Thanksgiving, nationally televised on ABC. In the Big Eight, this timeslot was typically used for Nebraska's games against Oklahoma....
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  • Fitzpatrick in the 31–21 win. In week 13 against the Dallas Cowboys on Thanksgiving Day, Oliver recorded two sacks on quarterback Dak Prescott, including...
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  • Butt Fumble (category NFL on Thanksgiving Day)
    Butt Fumble was a notorious American football play from a National Football League (NFL) game played on Thanksgiving Day, November 22, 2012, between the...
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  • Turkey Day Classic (category Thanksgiving (United States))
    The Turkey Day Classic is a college football game, traditionally held annually on Thanksgiving Day. Originally, it was played between Alabama State University...
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  • Vanderbilt Commodores football program represents Vanderbilt University in the sport of American football. The Commodores compete in the Football Bowl Subdivision...
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    Detroit (1920s NFL teams) (category Defunct National Football League teams)
    ISBN 978-0786463558. "Thanksgiving Day Games". Pro Football Hall of Fame. Retrieved May 8, 2019. Payton, Mike (November 25, 2015). "Thanksgiving football in Detroit...
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  • Sunday, the bowl games are moved to another date so as not to conflict with the typical NFL Sunday schedule. Thanksgiving football is an American tradition...
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