Week 12 got off to a terrific start with a couple of entertaining games on Thanksgiving. Sunday features quite a few games with playoff implications, especially in the Bay Area. Here is the TV schedule for the region, courtesy of The506.com.
CBS: The struggling Raiders will look to get back on track against the Bengals at 10 a.m. PT on Sunday morning. Oakland has been torn apart by injuries and has lost three games in a row, while Cincinnati has won their past two games. Bill Macatee and Steve Tasker will be the announcers.
FOX Early Game: The Bears and Vikings square off at 10 a.m. PT in early morning action. Both teams are in the hunt for the NFC North crown, and Minnesota has been one of this season's bigger surprises. Kenny Albert and Darryl Johnston will be in the booth.
FOX Late Game: Just about the entire country will get the 49ers and Saints at 1:25 p.m. PT. San Francisco has elected to go with Colin Kaepernick, while New Orleans has found their offensive groove behind Drew Brees. Joe Buck and Troy Aikman will call the action.
NBC: The Giants and Packers are set to battle at 5:20 p.m. PT in what could be a possible postseason preview. Look for Aaron Rodgers and Eli Manning to have big days against struggling secondaries. Al Michaels and Cris Collinsworth are the announcers.