The Detroit Lions are no strangers to Thanksgiving Day games and this year, they are taking on an NFC North rival in the Chicago Bears. Both teams need a win to stay in the playoff race and CBS Sports Tracy Wolfson took some time to talk Jay Cutler and Matthew Stafford facing off at Ford Field on the big holiday.
The Detroit Lions played on Thanksgiving before 24 of the current NFL franchises even existed. The Lions’ first owner scheduled the inaugural game in 1934 to try and generate interest in the team.
The Patriots officially said Gronkowski left due to dehydration, which is possible … or the team is just trying to throw us all off the scent that Rob Gronkowski is not a human being.
Nearly every time Tom Brady dropped back, he hit his target.
There’s simply no way of telling how this Patriots season will end, but as they head into the biggest game of the year, they are in the best possible position.
Tom Brady is ready to take on the Chicago Bears on Sunday, and he’s having a little fun on social media to show it.
The Patriots will be tasked with shutting down Bears running back Matt Forte, who has become an elite player in the league.
It’s been an awfully long time since the Patriots have suited up for a game, thanks to last week’s Thursday game, but fortunately, it’s time for football again.
WBZ-TV’s Levan Reid passes along some news and notes for Sunday’s Patriots-Bears game at Gillette Stadium.
Patriots running back Shane Vereen has never faced off against his younger brother, and an illness may keep him out from their first meeting Sunday afternoon at Gillette Stadium.