Thanksgiving is here and it brings with it a ton of fun matchups. Check out this week’s NFL Coverage Map to see what games will be available in your area.
The Thanksgiving Day games are a milestone in every NFL season since they serve as the unofficial kick off to the stretch run. The triple header features some interesting matchups, including Cowboys-Raiders and Bills-Saints, while Sunday features a huge NFC slugfest between the Green Bay Packers and Los Angeles Rams.
What games will be on in your area and who will call the action? Check out this week’s NFL TV coverage maps, courtesy of our friends over at 506 Sports, below to find out.
Week 12 NFL Coverage Map
Thursday, Nov. 25
Chicago Bears (3-7) at Detroit Lions (0-9-1) (FOX, 12:30 p.m.): Joe Buck, Troy Aikman
Las Vegas Raiders (5-5) at Dallas Cowboys (7-3) (CBS, 4:30 p.m.): Jim Nantz, Tony Romo
Buffalo Bills (6-4) at New Orleans Saints (5-5) (NBC, 8:20 p.m.): Mike Tirico, Drew Brees
The early game of the Thanksgiving triple header is a dud but the latter two matchups offer some intrigue featuring playoff contenders. Mike Tirico and Drew Brees will call the night game to give Al Michaels and Cris Collinsworth the holiday off.
Sunday, Nov. 28
Tennessee Titans (8-3) at New England Patriots (7-4) (Red): Ian Eagle, Charles Davis
Pittsburgh Steelers (5-4-1) at Cincinnati Bengals (6-4) (Blue): Kevin Harlan, Trent Green
New York Jets (2-8) at Houston Texans (2-8) (Yellow): Spero Dedes, Jay Feely
Los Angeles Chargers (6-4) at Denver Broncos (5-5) (Green, 4:05): Greg Gumbel, Adam Archuleta
CBS’ single header coverage features just four games so Jim Nantz and Tony Romo will get the weekend off. The highlight of the slate is a battle of AFC powers in the 1:00 window featuring the Tennessee Titans and New England Patriots.
FOX (Early Window)
Tampa Bay Buccaneers (7-3) at Indianapolis Colts (6-5) (Red): Kevin Burkhardt, Greg Olsen
Philadelphia Eagles (5-6) at New York Giants (3-7) (Blue): Adam Amin, Mark Schlereth
Carolina Panthers (5-6) at Miami Dolphins (4-7) (Green): Chris Myers, Daryl Johnston
Atlanta Falcons (4-6) at Jacksonville Jaguars (2-8) (Yellow): Kevin Kugler, Mark Sanchez
FOX’s doubleheader coverage kicks off with most of the country seeing the Buccaneers hit the road to take on the red-hot Indianapolis Colts and MVP candidate Jonathan Taylor. The biggest distribution from the other games involves the Eagles’ trip to MetLife Stadium to take on the Giants as they look to continue their playoff push.
FOX (Late Window)
Los Angeles Rams (7-3) at Green Bay Packers (8-3) (Red): Joe Buck, Troy Aikman
Minnesota Vikings (5-5) at San Francisco 49ers (5-5) (Blue): Kenny Albert, Jonathan Vilma
America’s Game of the Week could help determine home-field advantage in the NFC as the Rams travel to Lambeau Field to take on the Packers. The other game in the window is a key matchup in the Wild Card race as the Vikings travel to San Francisco to take on the 49ers.
Sunday Night Football (NBC)
Cleveland Browns (6-5) at Baltimore Ravens (7-3): Al Michaels, Cris Collinsworth
The Sunday night matchup this week features a critical contest in the AFC North as the Browns travel to Baltimore to take on the Ravens. Al Michaels and Cris Collinsworth are on the call after getting Thanksgiving off.
Monday, Nov. 29
Monday Night Football (ESPN)
Seattle Seahawks (3-7) at Washington Football Team (4-6): Steve Levy, Brian Griese, Louis Riddick
Week 12 wraps up with Seattle flying East to take on the Washington Football Team in a matchup of fringe NFC playoff contenders. Sadly, the Manningcast is off this week so we won’t get a chance to hear Peyton and Eli break down some potentially bad football.