Football on Thanksgiving Day dates back to the late 1800s, not long after Abraham Lincoln declared it a national holiday. This year, the NFL will feature the Dallas Cowboys hosting the Los Angeles Chargers for their first Thanksgiving matchup. CBS NFL Analyst and former Pittsburgh Steelers coach Bill Cowher joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss the most important games of the day and how the sport brings people together.
The Thunderstorm, a four-person parachute team, gets fans excited ahead of every Denver Broncos home game at Sports Authority Field. Their aerial acrobatics make the Thunderstorm one of the most exciting pre-game rituals in professional sports. It's the only one of its kind in the NFL. Dana Jacobson suited up to experience what makes the stunt so dangerous and invigorating.
As part of our series, "Note to Self," former NFL player Ryan O'Callaghan opens up about the personal struggles he faced on and off the field. O'Callaghan played in the NFL for six years, including a trip to the Super Bowl with the New England Patriots. The former offensive lineman shares how he held onto a secret that nearly ended his life.
"Inside Edition" anchor Deborah Norville spoke with former athletic trainer Jamie Naughright who accuses retired NFL star Peyton Manning of inappropriate behavior as she treated him for an injury in 1996. The interview includes never-before-seen video of Manning's 2003 deposition responding to a defamation suit later brought by Naughright. Manning's attorney said in a statement: "Peyton Manning has been absolutely clear: Jamie Naughright's accusations are false." Norville joins "CBS This Morning" to discuss why Naughright's coming forward with the accusations.