The Green Bay Packers' game at the  Giants will remain on Sunday night Nov. 25.

Eli Manning (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

The NFL announced its flexible scheduling decision Wednesday, almost a week earlier than required, to allow fans and teams to complete travel plans for Thanksgiving weekend

Starting in Week 11, the league can move a more appealing matchup into prime time if need be. But NBC is happy to keep a game involving the last two Super Bowl champions, with the Packers and Giants both currently 6-3.

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