A Thanksgiving tradition continues as the Detroit Lions host the Minnesota Vikings at Ford Field on Thursday afternoon.
The Lions are 6–4 on the season and sit atop the NFC North. Detroit escaped a close one by defeating the Jacksonville Jaguars 26–19 on Sunday as Eric Ebron scored the go-ahead, 1-yard touchdown run in the fourth quarter.
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Minnesota also owns a share of the NFC North title at 6–4. The Vikings came away with a 30–24 win over the Arizona Cardinals, a game highlighted by an interception by Xavier Rhodes that was returned 100 yards for a touchdown. Cordarrelle Patterson also opened the second-half by returning a kickoff 104 yards for a touchdown.