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Your Viewing Guide to the Thanksgiving NFL Games

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Food, family, and football. The three F’s of Thanksgiving Day here in Greenbelt, MD. This year’s NFL slate looks to be super fun and competitive, so you won’t want to miss out on these games going down on Thanksgiving. Watch the games in your apartment here at Verde at Greenbelt Station, or maybe get a group of friends together to watch down in the clubhouse. Regardless of how you decide to watch, these must-see games are as much of a Thanksgiving tradition as anything, so don’t miss out!


Chicago Bears at Detroit Lions. 12:30 PM ET, CBS

In the first game of the Thanksgiving Day slate, the Bears go into Detroit to take on the Lions. Will Matthew Stafford and his elite group of Lions receivers be enough to take down Khalil Mack and the revamped Bears defense? There’s only one way to find out.


Washington Redskins at Dallas Cowboys, 4:30 PM ET, FOX

Two of the NFL’s historic franchises clash in a battle for NFC East supremacy. Alex Smith and the new-look Washington offense will face off against one of the most electrifying players in the game today: Ezekiel Elliott. This game is shaping up to be sweeter than grandma’s pumpkin pie.


Atlanta Falcons at New Orleans Saints, 8:20 PM ET, NBC

What would Thanksgiving be without dessert? The classic games come to a conclusion in a showdown of two of the league’s best: the Falcons vs. the Saints. Drew Brees, Alvin Kamara, and Michael Thomas get set to face off against Matt Ryan, Devonta Freeman, and Julio Jones in what’s sure to be a high scoring affair. This will be appointment viewing, so be sure to mark it in your calendar.


Which game are you most looking forward to this year? Comment below and let us know how you plan on watching the games here in Greenbelt, MD.