New Orleans versus Atlanta in the last NFL matchup of Thanksgiving.
The government was still shut down, but all that mattered to Sen. Bill Cassidy was his anger over last week's NFL playoff game.
When they played each other in September, it was a real nailbiter to the very end.
David Cay Johnston on how sports are used as a tool to steal from taxpayers. Even if you like football (I don't -- as far as I'm concerned, this week's game should be called the Concussion Bowl), you have to wonder why the owners get to make