College football usually isn’t played on Thanksgiving anymore. Phillipsburg, annually played at Fisher Field at Lafayette College in Easton. But the only true T-Day rivalry played west of Missouri is nearby, in San Jose, between Abraham Lincoln High School and San Jose High Academy since 1945 at a neutral-ground college’s field. This year, the only game being played on T-Day is Texas vs. There was a time when these 2 schools played twice a year, and with this year’s matchup being the 150th, it is the most played high school football game in America. If you count their previous incarnations, then we’ve played them every year since they started playing football in 1963, 50 regular-season meetings, plus 2 Playoff games. Deering, every year since 1911. Massachusetts remains the pace-setter for high school football on Thanksgiving, with matchups such as East Boston vs. East Orange (first played in 1897), the Paterson matchup of Eastside vs. White / Red, White & Orange .. Dark Green, Black, Red & White ..

He freely admitted that he moved the Twins to Minnesota because it was mostly white. During the Game. Because of their Midwest/Heartland image, Twins fans like a “family atmosphere.” Therefore, while don’t especially like the Yankees, they will not directly antagonize you. Elected Mayor of Minneapolis in 1945 and 1947, he became known for fighting organized crime, and in 1948, while running for the U.S. Prior to the 1961 arrivals of the Twins and Vikings, the Met hosted the Minneapolis Millers from 1956 to 1960, and 5 NFL games over the same stretch, including 4 “home games” for the Green Bay Packers. Nevertheless, this racial homogeneity has kept Minneapolis comparatively safe – although the Twin Cities have since attracted more blacks, and had already produced some famous black people, including baseball legend Dave Winfield and music superstar Prince Rogers Nelson. Starting in 1934, the Detroit Lions have played on the day every year except during World War II; for a long time, in the 1940s, ’50s and ’60s, the Green Bay Packers would be their opponent every time. From 1958, the 1st year the Dodgers and Giants were in California, to 1961, the year before the Mets began play, it was 1, Chicago.