• How football became a Thanksgiving tradition

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    By Leah Asmelash, CNN
    Thanksgiving, for many in the US, usually means a few things: food, family... and football.
    Every year, millions tune in to watch the annual Thanksgiving NFL games - last year's matchup between the Dallas Cowboys and the Las Vegas Raiders garnered an audience of 38.5 million people, the most-watched NFL regular season game since 1990. (By comparison, 33.8 million tuned in to President Joe Biden's inauguration).
    But how did America's favorite sport become so linked to the holiday? CNN spoke with experts to find out.
    The tradition actually started with college...
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