The Thanksgiving Football Schedule for the 2016 season has been set. The schedule includes all college football games and NFL games this holiday weekend.
Thanksgiving week is also Rivalry Week in college football. Some of the rivalry games on the Thanksgiving football schedule include Auburn at Alabama, Florida at Florida State, Georgia Tech at Georgia, Oklahoma at Oklahoma State, Michigan at Ohio State, Mississippi State at Ole Miss, Oregon at Oregon State, South Carolina at Clemson, and Washington at Washington State.
There are also some great NFL games on the slate, highlighted by three Thanksgiving Classic games: Minnesota at Detroit, Washington at Dallas, and Pittsburgh at Indianapolis.
2016 Thanksgiving Week Football Schedule (PDF) Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2016
Matchup Time (ET) TV / Online Ohio 9, Akron 3 7:00 pm ESPNU Miami (OH) 21, Ball State 20 7:00 pm ESPN3 Eastern Michigan 26, Central Michigan 21 7:00 pm ESPN3 Thursday, Nov. 24, 2016
Matchup Time (ET) TV / Online NFL: Vikings at Lions 12:30 pm CBS NFL: Redskins at Cowboys 4:30 pm FOX LSU at Texas A&M 7:30 pm ESPN / ESPN3 NFL: Steelers at Colts 8:30 pm NBC Friday, Nov. 25, 2016
Matchup Time (ET) TV / Online (20) Houston at Memphis Noon ABC / ESPN3 NC State at North Carolina Noon ESPN / WatchESPN NIU at Kent State Noon CBSSN / Stream Arkansas at Missouri 2:30 pm CBS / Stream Buffalo at Bowling Green 2:30 pm ESPN3 (19) Boise State at Air Force 3:30 pm CBSSN / Stream (16) Nebraska at Iowa 3:30 pm ABC / ESPN3 TCU at Texas 3:30 pm FS1 / FSGo (5) Washington at (23) Washington State 3:30 pm FOX / FSGo Louisiana Tech at Southern Miss 4:00 pm ESPNews / WatchESPN Toledo at (21) Western Michigan 5:00 pm ESPN2 / WatchESPN Baylor vs. Texas Tech (at Arlington, TX) 6:00 pm ESPN / WatchESPN Cincinnati at Tulsa 8:30 pm ESPNU / WatchESPN Arizona State at Arizona 9:30 pm ESPN / WatchESPN Saturday, Nov. 26, 2016
Matchup Time (ET) TV / Online Arkansas State at UL Lafayette Noon ASN / ESPN3 Georgia Tech at Georgia Noon SECN / WatchESPN Illinois at Northwestern Noon BTN / BTN2Go Kansas at Kansas State Noon FS1 / FSGo Kentucky at (11) Louisville Noon ESPN / WatchESPN (3) Michigan at (2) Ohio State Noon ABC / ESPN3 Purdue at Indiana Noon ESPNU / WatchESPN Rutgers at Maryland Noon ESPNews / WatchESPN UCF at USF Noon CBSSN / Stream Virginia at Virginia Tech Noon ESPN2 / WatchESPN Syracuse at Pittsburgh 12:30 pm ACCN / ACCNExtra FCS: Illinois State at Central Arkansas 2:00 pm ESPN3 FCS: Weber State at Chattanooga 2:00 pm ESPN3 FCS: Lehigh at New Hampshire 2:00 pm ESPN3 FCS: North Carolina A&T at Richmond 2:00 pm ESPN3 FCS: Saint Francis (Pa.) at Villanova 2:00 pm ESPN3 FCS: Charleston Southern at Wofford 2:00 pm ESPN3 Boston College at Wake Forest 3:00 pm RSN / ACCNExtra (13) Auburn at (1) Alabama 3:30 pm CBS / Stream Duke at Miami, FL 3:30 pm ESPN2 / WatchESPN FIU at Old Dominion 3:30 pm ESPN3 Michigan State at (7) Penn State 3:30 pm ESPN / WatchESPN Minnesota at (6) Wisconsin 3:30 pm BTN / BTN2Go Mississippi State at Ole Miss 3:30 pm SECN / WatchESPN (25) Navy at SMU 3:30 pm ESPNU / WatchESPN Notre Dame at (12) USC 3:30 pm ABC / WatchESPN San Jose State at Fresno State 3:30 pm CBSSN / Stream South Alabama at Idaho 3:30 pm ASN / ESPN3 (18) West Virginia at Iowa State 3:30 pm FS1 / FSGo Appalachian State at New Mexico State 4:00 pm ESPN3 / AggieVision Nevada at UNLV 4:00 pm ESPN3 Oregon at Oregon State 4:00 pm Pac-12N / Stream Troy at Texas State 4:00 pm ESPN3 Tulane at UConn 4:00 pm ESPNews / WatchESPN FCS: Samford at Youngstown State 5:00 pm ESPN3 Florida Atlantic at Middle Tennessee 5:30 pm beIN Sports / Stream Charlotte at UTSA 7:00 pm CampusInsiders UCLA at California 7:00 pm ESPN2 / WatchESPN WKU at Marshall 7:00 pm ESPNU / WatchESPN FCS: San Diego at Cal Poly 7:00 pm ESPN3 East Carolina at Temple 7:30 pm ESPNews / WatchESPN South Carolina at (4) Clemson 7:30 pm ESPN / WatchESPN (17) Tennessee at Vanderbilt 7:30 pm SECN / WatchESPN (22) Utah at (9) Colorado 7:30 pm FOX / FSGo (15) Florida at (14) Florida State 8:00 pm ABC / ESPN3 North Texas at UTEP 8:00 pm CUSA.TV Rice at (24) Stanford 8:00 pm Pac-12N / Stream Colorado State at San Diego State 9:00 pm CBSSN / Stream Utah State at BYU 10:15 pm ESPNU / WatchESPN Wyoming at New Mexico 10:15 pm ESPN2 / WatchESPN UMass at Hawaii 11:00 pm Oceanic PPV Sunday, Nov. 27, 2016
Matchup Time (ET) TV / Online Titans at Bears 1:00 pm CBS Jaguars at Bills 1:00 pm CBS Bengals at Ravens 1:00 pm CBS Cardinals at Falcons 1:00 pm FOX Giants at Browns 1:00 pm FOX Rams at Saints 1:00 pm FOX 49ers at Dolphins 1:00 pm FOX Chargers at Texans 1:00 pm CBS Seahawks at Buccaneers 4:05 pm FOX Patriots at Jets 4:25 pm CBS Panthers at Raiders 4:25 pm CBS Chiefs at Broncos 8:30 pm NBC Monday, Nov. 28, 2016
Matchup Time (ET) TV Packers at Eagles 8:30 pm ESPN