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Thursday open thread: Which preseason game will you be tuning into tonight?

Thursday night’s slate of games will provide some intrigue, but which one is going to earn most of your attention?

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Preseason football is humming along and courtesy of Thursday Night Football, this day brings us a trio of games for our viewing pleasure.

The Dolphins, led by recently un-retired and even more recently acquired Jay Cutler, take on the Baltimore Ravens, who have their own host of problems to sort out when it comes to the quarterback position with Joe Flacco’s back injury keeping him out of preseason action.

Buffalo is still putting the pieces back together as they traded away two young, promising players in Sammy Watkins and Ronald Darby last week in an effort to... win in the future? The Eagles, who acquired the aforementioned Darby from the Bills in exchange for the now injured Jordan Matthews, find themselves squaring off on Thursday night.

And lastly, a matchup in the country’s southernmost peninsula which doubles as both a state and the birthplace of Fred Durst, the Jacksonville Jaguars take on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

When you’re starved for football, more of it in any shape or form will curb your appetite, so today’s Question of the Day is...

Which preseason game will get most of your attention on Thursday night?

The easy answer is of course I’ll try to bounce around from one game to the next, and then to the other. Every game has something particularly intriguing about it. Whether it be Cutler’s first taste of in-game action as a member of the Miami Dolphins, or checking out the Bills first-team offense when it tries to pass the football, or seeing if Blake Bortles can keep the ball inbounds:

While December is still almost four months away, the Lions have two opponents on their 2017 schedule playing on Thursday night, the Ravens and Buccaneers, so most of my attention will be spent on getting a look at those teams... but Jay Cutler.

I can’t decide. I can’t wait. Football is fun.

Your turn.


Which game will get most of your attention on Thursday night?

This poll is closed

  • 56%
    Miami Dolphins vs. Baltimore Ravens
    (109 votes)
  • 33%
    Jacksonville Jaguars vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers
    (64 votes)
  • 10%
    Buffalo Bills vs. Philadelphia Eagles
    (20 votes)
193 votes total Vote Now

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