There are three games on Thanksgiving Day, 2010 (times are Eastern standard):
The Detroit Lions host the NE Patriots at 12:30 on CBS;
the Dallas Cowboys host the NO Saints at 4:15 on FOX;
the NY Jets host the Cincinnati Bengals at 8:20 on the NFL Network.
It is tradition on Thanksgiving to watch football with friends and family.
Big Time Rush
Most people don’t play a game on Thanksgiving. They watch football, nap, and eat.
The first Football game on American Thanksgiving in 2007 starts at 12:30 eastern standard time, in a game between the Greenbay Packers and the Detroit Lions.