Explaining Detroit’s Lions holiday tradition

 

If it seems like the Detroit Lions always play on Thanksgiving, well, that’s because they do.

The Lions’ annual tradition of playing on the American holiday, which began in 1934, is nearly as old as the franchise itself. In fact, they’re the biggest reason why football and Thanksgiving are synonymous, even if the Lions haven’t enjoyed as much success on the holiday as other franchises.

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