A look at the NFL’s most storied Turkey Day memories

Why This Moment Has Endured Over Time

1. The 1974 Cowboys (6-5) were fighting for their playoff lives on Thanksgiving Day, long before the Redskins raced to a 16-3 lead and Roger Staubach went down with an injury.

Why These Moments Have Endured Over Time

1. How popular and powerful were TV stars Pat Summerall and John Madden in the 1990s?

Why This Moment Has Endured Over Time

Why This Moment Has Endured Over Time

1. The Redskins started the 2012 season at 3-6 and appeared dead in the water for the stretch run.

Why This Moment Has Endured Over Time