The Thanksgiving Football Schedule for college and the NFL is now set. The printable PDF schedule lists all games available on TV and. The National Football League (NFL) on Thanksgiving Day is a traditional series of games Because of the looming World War II and the resulting shorter seasons, the NFL did not schedule any Thanksgiving games in , nor did it schedule In , the NFL added the cross-flex rule, allowing CBS to televise NFC away History · Game results · Thanksgiving Day standings · Game MVPs. SEASON SCHEDULE . 1 Aug 13 WIN AT Lions 24 Colts 10 GAME DAY. Detroit Lions. Indianapolis Colts 3 Aug 25 LOSS Patriots 30 Lions 28 GAME DAY.