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Old 02-11-2011, 10:05 AM   #82
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The Broncos have played several holiday games in Detroit, this was the first time in 1974. Otis Armstrong ran for nearly 600 yards in his last 4 games of the season to win the rushing title. Broncos win the Thanksgiving tilt 31-27. This game was also the last ever game in Tiger Stadium for the Lions, who moved to the Silverdome the next season.

I am pretty sure I got to watch this one over at a neighboors house because my mom had either just had or was about to have my Brother.

The next time they played the Lions we had moved to Michigan I didn't get the game because they didn't sell out the stadium.
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