Thanksgiving Day Football 2012 Primer and Live Update Blog

SWC championship MVP Newtown's Cooper Gold runs into Masuk's Kyle Fonteau during their game Wednesday. Newtown beat Masuk, 21-14 for the school's first SWC championship since 1997

Welcome to High School Football Thanksgiving Day Central: Thursday edition.

Happy Thanksgiving and what can we tell you this morning?

Here’s where you’ll get everything you need to know for surrounding Thanksgiving football week:

Game previews? We have you covered:

Playoff possibilities?

Here they are: CLASS LL | CLASS L | CLASS M | CLASS S

Follow the ever-changing match on the CIAC’s H.A.L. Playoff Supercomputer, which will update in real time for the remainder of the day. It will say who has clinched and who hasn’t as the scores come in.

If your school goes green, welcome to the playoffs.

Here’s the full Connecticut High School Thanksgiving Day Schedule

Here are the latest Team Hearst previews

For those stuck at home, we have some options:

You can listen to WELI 960-AM for “The Coach” George DeMaio’s Thanksgiving Eve Extravaganza here. He’ll be covering the Fairfield Prep-West Haven game, but won’t leave the pres box until all the Thanksgiving scores are in and the playoffs are set.

Meanwhile, if you’re a bit more anxious, can follow ALL the scores on the live blog below, or check these links for individual games.

Game-by-Game updates

FCIAC Championship: Staples-Greenwich | Central-Harding | Law-Foran | Derby-Shelton | Warde-Ludlowe | Bethel-Brookfield | Abbott Tech-Wolcott Tech | Trinity Catholic vs. Wilton | New Canaan vs. Darien | Norwalk-McMahon | Stamford-Westhill

Full Live Updates

Sean Patrick Bowley