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Thanksgiving Day Games: San Francisco 49ers (9-1) at Baltimore Ravens (7-3)

The first-ever meeting between head coach brothers will take place on Thanksgiving night when San Francisco's Jim and Baltimore's John Harbaugh meet in prime time (8 p.m. ET) on NFL Network.

"On one hand, you're really focused on the job," says John Harbaugh. "But the other side of it is that it's an amazing thing. It's an historic thing. It's very special. I couldn't be more proud for our parents or for Jim. I think it's really neat."

The 49ers have won eight in a row and lead the NFC West with a 9-1 record, the club's best start since 1997. San Francisco can clinch the division title this weekend with a win at Baltimore and a Seattle loss to Washington. Last week, the 49ers defeated Arizona 23-7. The defense has not allowed a 100-yard rusher in 32 consecutive games - the longest current streak in the NFL - and the 49ers have not allowed a rushing touchdown all season. San Francisco is the first team in the NFL to not allow a rushing touchdown in its first 10 games since the 1997 49ers.

The Ravens are a perfect 5-0 at home this year and currently tie for the best record in the AFC at 7-3. Baltimore knocked off Cincinnati last week in a key AFC North clash led by wide receiver Torrey Smith (six catches, 165 yards, one touchdown). Smith joined Ken Burrow (two in 1971) and Randy Moss (three in 1998) as the only rookies to have multiple games with at least 150 receiving yards and a touchdown catch since 1970.

The Ravens are 4.5-point favorites. See the point spreads for all of this week's game at SB Nation's NFL Odds Page powered by Odds Shark