Thanksgiving NFL Game: Kick Off, Half time Show
The NFL's Thanksgiving Classic is a series of games played during the Thanksgiving holiday in the United States.
It has been a regular occurrence since the league's inception in 1920. Currently, three NFL games are played every Thanksgiving. The first two are hosted by the Detroit Lions and the Dallas Cowboys, with one team from each conference playing either team on a rotating basis; a third game, with no fixed opponents, has been played annually since 2006.
Which NFL Teams Play on Thanksgiving 2012?
The Detroit Lions will play the Houston Texans on Thanksgiving beginning at 12:30 p.m. EST on CBS.
Then, at 4:15 p.m. EST, the Dallas Cowboys will play the Washington Redskins on FOX.
Who will play the Thanksgiving Halftime Show?
Kid Rock will be there performer for the NFL Thanksgiving Halftime Show.
Three days after he releases his new album, "Rebel Soul," Rock and his Twisted Brown Trucker Band will perform the new track "Detroit, Michigan" during the United Way Halftime Show at the Detroit Lions' 73rd Thanksgiving Day Classic against the Houston Texans in Rock's home town. It marks the second time in three years Rock has been part of the nationally televised event; he performed the title track from his last album, "Born Free," on Thanksgiving Day 2010.