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Juicy Thanksgiving fare for NFL fans

Here’s how critical Philadelphia’s game at Dallas will be on Thanksgiving Day: The winner can start thinking about a home postseason game, maybe even a bye for the wild-card round. The loser winds up needing to win the rematch in 17 days to be viable in the NFC East.

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Romo, Cowboys set to play Eagles for NFC East lead

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo (9) reacts as he walks off the field after the Cowboys beat the New York Giants 31-28 in an NFL football game, Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014, in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Tony Romo still talks about wishing he had been on the field instead of at home following back surgery when the Cowboys lost a playoffs-or-bust finale to Philadelphia last season.

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Children’s’ music star Laurie Berkner new plan

In this April 22, 2013 file photo, performer Laurie Berkner of Sprout's "Sing it, Laurie!" arrives at the 2013 NBCUniversal Summer Press Day in Pasadena, Calif. The singer-songwriter, who Time magazine dubbed as "the queen of children's music," has been training teachers to use her songs in a new music program for kids up to 4. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — This fall, Laurie Berkner has been on a mission that likely will make children and parents happy: making more Laurie Berkners.

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Smith to start at QB for Jets vs. Dolphins on MNF

New York Jets quarterbacks Michael Vick (1) and Geno Smith (7) are seen on the bench during the second half of an NFL football game against the Buffalo Bills in Detroit, Monday, Nov.24, 2014. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

NEW YORK (AP) — Geno Smith is getting another shot as the New York Jets’ starting quarterback.

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Talking songs with She & Him

This photo provided by Columbia Records shows the cover of the album, "Classics," by She & Him, musicians, Zooey Deschanel and M. Ward. The album releases Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2014. (AP Photo/Columbia Records)

NEW YORK (AP) — The musical duo She & Him — that’s Zooey Deschanel and M. Ward — convened a 20-piece orchestra to make “Classics,” a collection of songs written between 1930 and 1974.

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