Today's games

Pro Football

November 23, 2006|By FROM STAFF REPORTS

Dolphins (4-6) @ Lions (2-8)

Time, TV -- 12:30 p.m., chs. 13, 9

Line -- Dolphins by 3

Key stat -- The Dolphins are 4-1 in Thanksgiving Day games.

The buzz -- Miami has won three straight games after its miserable start, and Dolphins QB Joey Harrington has some extra incentive facing the team that gave up on him.

Buccaneers (3-7) @ Cowboys (6-4)

Time, TV -- 4:15 p.m., chs. 45, 5

Line -- Cowboys by 11

Key stat -- The Buccaneers have scored an NFC-low 132 points.

The buzz -- Dallas, which is 23-14-1 overall on Thanksgiving Day, has revived its season under QB Tony Romo and gets to face a team that is playing its third game in 11 days.

Broncos (7-3) @ Chiefs (6-4)

Time, TV -- 8 p.m., NFL Network

Line -- Chiefs by 1

Key stat -- QB Jake Plummer is 16-6 as a Broncos starter vs. AFC West opponents.

The buzz -- The NFL Network might not want a repeat of the teams' first meeting this season, a 9-6 snoozer won by Denver in overtime. It was the lowest combined score in the AFC West rivals' 93-game series.

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