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Since their first Thanksgiving Day appearance on November 24, 1966, the Dallas Cowboys have played on the holiday every year with the exceptions of 1975 and 1977. The St. Louis Cardinals hosted the afternoon Thanksgiving game in those years.

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Actually, the Cowboys and the Broncos have played each other twice on Thanksgiving during the past 10 years, with Denver winning both games. Here are the results:

  • Nov. 22, 2001 -- Denver 26, Dallas 24 (at Texas Stadium).
  • Nov. 24, 2005 -- Denver 24, Dallas 21 OT (at Texas Stadium).
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The Cowboys first played on Thanksgiving Day in 1966. Since then, the only seasons the Cowboys did not play on Thanksgiving were 1975 and 1977.

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On Thursday, November 26, 2015, the Dallas Cowboys were defeated by the Carolina Panthers at AT&T Stadium, 33-14. The Cowboys' overall record on the holiday is 29-18-1.

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November 24 1966 against the Cleveland Browns, Dallas win

Cleveland 14 - Dallas 26

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The St. Louis Cardinals hosted the afternoon Thanksgiving Day games in those years.

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The first year was 1966.

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In 1966.

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