Thanksgiving Day Football: Houston Texans-Detroit Lions Preview and Prediction

Our own Josh Tinley already filled us in this week on why the Detroit Lions always play on Thanksgiving. This year isn’t any different as the Lions take on the visiting Houston Texans.

Football on Thanksgiving: A Brief But Comprehensive History

For the first time in years family members won’t be asking each other, “Why are we stuck with the Lions on Thanksgiving?” as they pass the mashed potatoes. But do you know how football on Thanksgiving became the American tradition it is today? Josh Tinley fills you in with this brief but comprehensive history of Turkey Day football.

College Football Thanksgiving Day and Weekend Schedule for 2010

In this post, I’ll highlight college football’s one Thanksgiving Day game – a historic, always-heated rivalry – and then run down the most important games on Thanksgiving Friday as well.