The Lions haven't played well on Thanksgiving in years, hopefully this year they can stay competitive.
Along with the rest of the country, I'll be watching football on Thanksgiving Day. After a red hot week 11, I went 12-1, here are my Turkey Day picks.
Houston @ Detroit - The Texans were my preseason choice to represent the AFC in the Super Bowl. I'm still feeling good about that pick. Last week the Texans struggled against a division opponent in a trap game before Thanksgiving, I don't put anything on that game. I expect the Texans to come out and run on the Lions and set-up Johnson to shred the Lions weak secondary.
The Lions are not playing well this season. Their defensive secondary is weak, some due to injury but this was a weakness going back to last season. Stafford and the offense has not been sharp so far this season. The good news is that they are getting a little bit of a running game with Leshoure. The Lions spend the entire ga...