Thanksgiving, Thursday, November 22, week 11: Bringing you live coverage of the Canton/Stoughton, Sharon/Oliver Ames, Foxborough/Mansfield, Franklin/King Philip and North Attleboro/Attleboro Hockomock League football games.
Thursday, November 22, 2012
Welcome to the Patch Hockomock League football live blog, Thanksgiving edition. All teams are in action Thursday morning, Nov. 22, with all games starting at 10 a.m. The Patch team will be bringing you updates from: With this live blog you can interact with us and send us game photos. No need for scoreboard watching...Patch has you covered. The live blog will be posted, right here, embedded in this article prior to kickoff. So bookmark this page and return Thanksgiving morning to follow all the action.. In the meantime, catch up with what happened in week 10 around the gridiron in the Hockomock League: Hockomock Football Recap: Division Champs Crowned; Teams Look Ahead to Thanksgiving
Inside the numbers: A look at the series history between the two Thanksgiving rivals (statistics from the Hockomock League football website).
This upcoming Thursday’s Thanksgiving morning game between Stoughton and Canton marks the 87th consecutive time the two schools have gone head to head on the holiday. The rivalry dates back to 1926. Stoughton will play host to this year’s game (Thursday, Nov. 22, 10 a.m. at Stoughton High). Stoughton holds a 43-39-4 edge in the all-time series, aided by having won the past seven Thanksgiving games, dating back to 2005, including last year's 27-7 victory in Canton. The Black Knights will look to make it eight in a row this year. While Stoughton hasn’t always dominated the series - Canton won all but one game between 1976-1991 - the Black Knights have taken control of the series under head coach Greg Burke. Since 1995, Stoughton has lost …