American Football On Thanksgiving

American Football On Thanksgiving

American football is one of the many traditions in American culture that is associated with Thanksgiving Day. Virtually every level of football, from amateur and high school to college and the NFL (and even the CFL on Canadian Thanksgiving), plays football on Thanksgiving Day (Thursday) or the immediately following holiday weekend (Friday, Saturday and Sunday).

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... See also Thanksgiving Classic and Thanksgiving Day Classic Professional football teams and leagues have played on Thanksgiving from the start, with pro leagues and teams having played ... The Detroit Lions and the Dallas Cowboys have played home games on Thanksgiving since 1934 and 1966, respectively, in a series called the Thanksgiving Classic ... Beginning in 2006, the NFL added a third game on Thanksgiving night with a rotating host team ...

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