Thanksgiving

DETROIT, MI - NOVEMBER 27: Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions scores a second quarter touchdown in front of Kyle Fuller #23 of the Chicago Bears at Ford Field on November 27 , 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Five Things: Bears vs. Lions Thanksgiving Roundup

The Detroit Lions have won two Thanksgiving games in a row, both in blowout fashion no less. After nine straight losses on Turkey Day, it is a welcome change for Lions fans.

11/29/2014

Eileen Dempsey and her family spent a special Thanksgiving at Emerson Hospital (WBZ-TV)

Local Family Spends Special Thanksgiving In Hospital

A special Thanksgiving at Emerson Hospital brought a lot of smiles to one local family.

11/27/2014

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Put The Giving In T-Giving

Thanksgiving. The best holiday ever: football, parades and unnecessary amounts of over eating. Top that off with a bit of booze and an afternoon nap, and you have yourself the perfect weekend. Well, almost.

11/27/2014

Jon Keller. (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Thankful For People Who Listen

I am thankful for people who listen.

11/27/2014

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - NOVEMBER 23: Aaron Rodgers #12 of the Green Bay Packers runs off the field at the end of the first half against the Minnesota Vikings on November 23, 2014 at TCF Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

Keidel: Giving Thanks For Sports

Since we are upon our great day of gratitude, a pretext for gorging on poultry and then taking our swollen torsos to the nearest television for some football, let’s look to sports for reasons to give thanks.

11/26/2014

FOXBORO, MA - NOVEMBER 23: Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions passes the ball during the third quarter against the New England Patriots at Gillette Stadium on November 23, 2014 in Foxboro, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Thursday Football Breakdown: Chicago Bears At Detroit Lions

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.

11/26/2014

Patriots receiver Julian Edelman helps give out "Thanksgiving-In-A-Basket" at the Goodwill Headquarters in Roxbury, MA. (Screen shot from WBZ-TV)

Patriots Hand Out ‘Thanksgiving-In-A-Basket’ On Day Off

The New England Patriots spent their off day on Tuesday making sure local families would enjoy a happy Thanksgiving.

WBZ-TV–11/26/2014

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The Retirement Back-Up Plan

If you have not done any retirement planning, tomorrow, as everyone is seated around the table, decide which kid you want to live with in your old age.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–11/26/2014

Tom Brady  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Hurley’s Picks: OK, So Maybe The Patriots Are Pretty Good

Last week, I spent a solid 500 words explaining my core belief: no team in the NFL that is currently very good. The Patriots are stretching the limits of my conviction.

11/26/2014

Shoppers flocked to grocery stores with a storm coming in the day before Thanksgiving. (WBZ-TV)

Storm Forces Thanksgiving Shoppers To Get Early Start

It’s the perfect recipe: Start with Thanksgiving and throw in a winter storm.

11/25/2014

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