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The AFL’s Thanksgiving Day Games

thanksgiving day game, 1964

The first Thanksgiving Day AFL game was played between the New York Titans and Dallas Texans in 1960.  At least one AFL game was played each Thanksgiving Day in the 1960s.  Below you will find a list of those games and the final score.

The many readers, subscribers and commentors are one of the things that I am thankful for this year.  I hope you all have a very Happy Thanksgiving, and enjoy watching the Jets and Patriots in the evening game, a battle of original AFL franchises! read more