Here’s the schedule and how to watch

Nothing says Thanksgiving like stuffing yourself with turkey and watching football.

Three NFL games will be played Thursday, beginning with the Bills at the Lions at 10:30 a.m. This is followed by an NFC East fight between the Giants and the Cowboys at 2:30 p.m. The Patriots will take on the Vikings in the evening game at 6:20 p.m

Here’s a look at what you need to know about the NFL’s Thanksgiving games:

Buffalo Bills (7-3) at Detroit Lions (4-6)

Time: 10:30 a.m. CET | TV: CBS

Line: Bills -9.5 (via BetMGM)

Thanksgiving record: Bills (5-4-1), Lions (37-43-2)

Final Thanksgiving Game: Bills beat the Saints 31-6 on November 25, 2021. Lions lost to the Bears 16-14 on November 25, 2021.

Bills Team Leader: Passing–Josh Allen (2,930 yards). Rushing-Allen (483 yards). Receiving — Stefon Diggs (1,033 yards).

Lions Team Leader: Passing – Jared Goff (2,442 yards). Rushing — Jamaal Williams (668 yards). Receiving — Amon-Ra St. Brown (594 yards).

New York Giants (7-3) at Dallas Cowboys (7-3)

Time: 2:30 p.m. MT | TV: Fox

Line: Cowboys -9.5 (via BetMGM)

Thanksgiving record: Giants (7-5-3), Cowboys (31-22-1)

Final Thanksgiving Game: Giants lost to Washington on November 23, 2017, 20-10. Cowboys lost to the Raiders in overtime on November 25, 2021, 36-33.

Giants Team Leader: Passing–Daniel Jones (1,937 yards). Rushing – Saquon Barkley (953 meters). Receiving — Darius Slayton (413 yards).

Cowboys Team Leader: Passing – Dak Prescott (1,132 yards). Rushing – Tony Pollard (701 yards). Receiving — CeeDee Lamb (751 yards).

New England Patriots (6-4) vs. Minnesota Vikings (8-2)

Time: 6:20 p.m. MT | TV: ABC

Line: Vikings -2.5 (via BetMGM)

Thanksgiving record: Patriots (3-2), Vikings (6-2)

Final Thanksgiving Game: Patriots beat the Jets 49-19 on November 22, 2012. Vikings beat Lions 30-23 on November 23, 2017.

Patriots Team Leaders: Passing – Mac Jones (1,386 yards). Rushing — Rhamondre Stevenson (644 yards). Receiving – Jakobi Meyers (509 yards).

Vikings Team Leader: Passing — Kirk Cousins ​​(2,461 yards). Rushing – Dalvin Cook (799 yards). Receiving – Justin Jefferson (1,093 yards).

Other Thanksgiving Facts

  • The Broncos haven’t played a Thanksgiving game since 2009, when they defeated the Giants 26-6. Kyle Orton threw a touchdown pass to Brandon Stokley and Knowshon Moreno ran one into the end zone.
  • Denver has struggled on Thanksgiving in the past, posting just a 4-7 record.
  • The Broncos have a 2-0 lead over the Cowboys and a 1-2 record against the Lions on Turkey Day.
  • The Jacksonville Jaguars are the only team that has never played Thanksgiving.
  • Three teams are still undefeated this Thanksgiving – Ravens, Panthers and Texans. (Technically, so do the jaguars.)
  • Four teams are yet to win: Browns, Bengals, Buccaneers and Jaguars.


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