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Thanksgiving

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  • NFL playoff picture coming into focus

    NFL playoff picture coming into focus
    Thanksgiving is behind us, and now the real NFL season begins. This is the homestretch, when the story is either the favorites maintaining their momentum, or written-off teams rising to the challenge, then getting hot in the playoffs, the way the New...
  • The Garretts surely will be giving thanks

    The Garretts surely will be giving thanks
    The game was 20 years ago, yet Jim Garrett remembers it as if it happened last week. After all, his stroke sapped the strength from his legs, but it didn't rob him of his memories. A father doesn't forget watching his son play quarterback for the Dallas...
  • Flipping Jenkins and Allen helped Eagles defense

    Flipping Jenkins and Allen helped Eagles defense
    — Long before Chip Kelly ever arrived as the head coach, the Philadelphia Eagles employed a defensive system in which the safeties were never defined. Both had to be interchangeable and often were. That's one of the few things Kelly never bothered...
  • Sanchez seems ready to make a very different Thanksgiving memory

    Sanchez seems ready to make a very different Thanksgiving memory
    PHILADELPHIA — Peyton Manning shows up in his postgame press conference in a sport coat and tie. Tom Brady arrives at the podium looking like he stepped out of the pages of GQ. Mark Sanchez? He takes the microphone in a T-shirt and a ski hat....
  • Four reasons the Bears can give thanks

    Four reasons the Bears can give thanks
    Welcome back to “The Blitz Package,” your weekly destination for notable news, nuggets and intriguing Chicago Bears storylines. This week’s topic: Thanksgiving, of course. The Bears will spend their Thanksgiving in Detroit, engaged...
  • Can Cowboys avoid another December downturn?

    Can Cowboys avoid another December downturn?
    The Chicago Bears and Dallas Cowboys will reunite at Soldier Field on Thursday night, with both teams readying to play their second consecutive Thursday game. The odd turnaround comes after the Bears were throttled in Detroit 34-17 on Thanksgiving Day...
  • Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs returns to practice on Thanksgiving

    Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs returns to practice on Thanksgiving
    Ravens outside linebacker Terrell Suggs returned to practice Thursday after being sidelined for one day with a minor foot injury. He participated fully. Suggs' status for Sunday's game against the San Diego Chargers isn't expected to be affected by...
  • Thanksgiving is coming. Do you know where your turkey is?

    Thanksgiving is coming. Do you know where your turkey is?
    Thanksgiving is still three weeks away, but guess what: If you want your first choice of a great specialty turkey, you'd better get your order in soon. The best birds fly off the shelves, particularly at the smaller butcher shops and markets. A couple...
  • Evanston police plan extra Thanksgiving patrols

    Evanston police plan extra Thanksgiving patrols
    Evanston police will be targeting drunken drivers over the Thanksgiving holiday, officials announced. The department is participating in the statewide enforcement effort, called Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over, which runs from Nov. 17 through Nov. 30. It...
  • In Evanston, a guinea fowl brings a Thanksgiving message

    In Evanston, a guinea fowl brings a Thanksgiving message
    Snow fell on Brummel Street in Evanston this week and all was quiet. Too quiet for some. No longer does a semiwild guinea fowl sound its barbaric yawp from a spruce tree before dawn. People don't stop their cars anymore to gawk at the strange-looking...
  • Black Friday shoppers out early to get holiday deals

    Black Friday shoppers out early to get holiday deals
    Debby and Geri Howell spent Friday morning as they normally do, hitting the Black Friday sales in Hobart. But the two Lowell residents said they noticed their annual shopping trip wasn’t as busy as it has been in the past. “It was pretty...