As much a Thanksgiving tradition as Turkey and family dinners, NFL Football is a big part of the celebration for millions of Americans. This year is no exception with today’s afternoon games beginning at 1pm ET. In addition to television coverage, fans can also watch today’s Thanksgiving NFL games online.
The live online video of the NFL begins with the Detroit Lion s taking on the Chicago Bears broadcast by CBS sports. Then at 4:30, FOX carries what is sure to be an incredible game between NFL rivals the Philadelphia Eagles and the Dallas Cowboys.
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Back home for this traditional Thanksgiving game the Detroit Lions, with a respectable 7-4 record will host the struggling 5-6 Chicago Bears. But after a 2 win streak, the Bears are surely looking for more.
Today’s Bears-Lions game is all about playoff position in the NFC North. Detroit is second behind the division leading Packers, while Chicago is 2 games behind them in 3rd.
In the second game of this Thanksgiving double-header, NFC East division rivals – and currently tied division leaders – the Dallas Cowboys take on the Philadelphia Eagles.
At 8-3 the Eagles and Cowboys dominate the division with both the Giant and Redskins with 3-8 records.
With both teams playing some of their best football in years, and with the outright lead in the NFC East on the line, this Cowboys v. Eagles game is expected to be and exciting one to watch.