Here’s your open thread for today.

Turkey leg award is the best NFL football on Thanksgiving tradition – SBNation.com
Praise John Madden.

Cowboys got pasted on Thanksgiving last year. Now they’re the best team in the NFL. – SBNation.com
The Cowboys don’t actually look all that different from the team got blown out by the Panthers a year ago. Two sensational rookies are making a big difference for a team that has finally learned how to move past Tony Romo.

Aretha Franklin’s beautiful rendition of the national anthem took 4 minutes and 30 seconds to complete – SBNation.com
Legendary.

Josh Norman said Dez Bryant told him ‘Where I’m from, we unload the clip’ – SBNation.com
Perhaps things got too serious.

Ezekiel Elliott and Dak Prescott keep having fun on and off the field – SBNation.com
These guys rules.

Pat McAfee did the Conor McGregor strut after a 35-yard completion on a fake punt – SBNation.com
Big walk for a big play.

NFL playoff picture 2016: Cowboys are one step closer to a 1st-round bye – SBNation.com
All three games on Thursday had serious playoff implications.

Dez Bryant and Josh Norman’s feud couldn’t have come at a better time – SBNation.com
Two superstars on rival teams exchanging a heated war of words with the promise of more to come … it couldn’t have come at a better time.

Happy Thanksgiving from Jameis Winston
QB Jameis Winston wishes a Happy Thanksgiving on this holiday.

Watch: HC Dirk Koetter Press Conference
Head Coach Dirk Koetter discusses the Buccaneers’ practice on Thanksgiving and QB Jameis Winston’s ability to spread the ball out to different receivers.

One to Watch: Evans vs. Sherman
Notes: The Buccaneers expect Seattle CB Richard Sherman to cover WR Mike Evans for most of Sunday’s game but still hope to get production from their number-one receiver…Plus, injury updates.

Injured Bucs Running Backs On The Mend | Pewter Report
The Tampa Bay Bucs are getting healthier at the running back position and may soon see Charles Sims III and Jacquizz Rodgers return to action.

SR’s Fab 5: Once Picked On, Conte Is Now The Bully; 10 Bucs That Deserve Extensions | Pewter Report
Bucs safety Chris Conte, 10 Bucs that deserve contract extensions and five things to be thankful for in Tampa Bay are featured in this week’s SR’s Fab 5.

Bucs roommates celebrate Thanksgiving with adopted football family – Tampa Bay Buccaneers Blog- ESPN
They won’t get to see their families, but Cameron Brate, Adam Humphries and Ryan Griffin will enjoy Thanksgiving together with their own unique feast.

Brent Grimes returns to practice, but Bucs’ CB situation still murky – Tampa Bay Buccaneers Blog- ESPN
With nickelback Jude Adjei-Barimah suspended, the Buccaneers are hoping that Brent Grimes can play this Sunday as he recovers from a thigh injury.

Bucs’ Mike Evans preparing for tough matchup against Richard Sherman – Tampa Bay Buccaneers Blog- ESPN
Tampa Bay’s top receiver Mike Evans knows he faces a difficult test Sunday, but he and QB Jameis Winston plan to challenge Seattle CB Richard Sherman.

Mind clear, Bucs’ Roberto Aguayo rights his kicking wrongs | Tampa Bay Times
TAMPA — Roberto Aguayo dabbed his head with a towel but could not wipe the smile off his face Sunday after kicking four field goals in the Bucs’ 19-17 win over the Chiefs.


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