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NFL on Thanksgiving Day – A Brief History

This episode we fire up the DeLorean and head back to learn about the history of football on Thanksgiving Day.  To many Americans, Thanksgiving Day and the NFL are synonymous.  The Detroit Lions and Dallas Cowboys have played games for so long we wouldn’t think of any other way.  This episode teaches us a little about how that came to be.  So strap on your seat belt, and let’s get ready to take this baby up to 88mph.




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Pro Football Hall of Fame – Thanksgiving and the NFL

Pro Football Hall of Fame – Thanksgiving Day Game Results

NCAA – College Football History: Remembering the first football game

SBNation – Thanksgiving football goes way back

YouTube – Top 10 Thanksgiving Moments in the NFL

YouTube – Thanksgiving History – ESPN Cartoon Classics

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