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2019 Schedule: Falcons, Saints to clash on Thanksgiving for second straight year

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. – The Falcons will have a chance to get revenge on Thanksgiving night as they will host their hated rivals, the New Orleans Saints, in the prime-time Thanksgiving game.

The NBC game will air at 8:20 p.m. ET on Nov. 28.


This marks the second consecutive year the Falcons and Saints have squared off on Thanksgiving night. In 2018, Atlanta was defeated 31-17. The Falcons still lead the all-time series against the Saints, 52-48.

Atlanta has only hosted the Thanksgiving game one other time, that being in 2007 when the Indianapolis Colts came to town and defeated the Falcons, 31-13.

The will be the fourth time the Falcons have played on Thanksgiving and they are 1-2 in Turkey Day games.

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