It usually rotates between NFC opponents and AFC opponents. In 2011, the Lions are scheduled to play their NFC North rivals, the Green Bay Packers.
yes every year.
From 1934 to 2010, the Detroit Lions' Thanksgiving Day record stands at 33-36-2.
The Detroit Lions and Dallas Cowboys have never faced each other on Thanksgiving day.
The Lions' Thanksgiving Day record is 33-36-2.
The Lions' record on Thanksgiving Day is 33-36-2.
Detroit Lions have won 33 games out of the last 73 games they have played on Thanksgiving Day. They started playing every Thanksgiving Day in 1935