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Thanksgiving football: Texans vs. Lions

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NFL: Preseason-Detroit Lions at Houston Texans John Glaser-USA TODAY Sports

Happy Thanksgiving, Bleeding Green Nation!

We’re only getting two games on Turkey Day this year, but the first matchup will see the Detroit Lions (4-6) host the Houston Texans (3-7) for the first time since 2012. These teams have only faced off four times in their franchise histories, but the Texans have won the past three and lead the all-time series, 3-1.

Find everything you need to know about today’s game below and stay tuned for the Washington Football Team vs. Dallas Cowboys game thread coming later today.

Houston Texans vs. Detroit Lions

TV Schedule

Game time: 12:30 PM EST

Channel: CBS

Date: Thursday, November 26

Announcers: Jim Nantz, Tony Romo, Tracy Wolfson (field reporter)

Location: Ford Field | Detroit, Michigan

Online Streaming



Houston Texans -3 (-162)

Detroit Lions +3 (+143)

Over/under: 51.5 points


Which bet do you like more?

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  • 72%
    Texans (-3)
    (27 votes)
  • 27%
    Lions (+3)
    (10 votes)
37 votes total Vote Now

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Texans -

Lions -

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