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  • 1. 

    Houston Texans linebacker Shawn Barber was originally drafted by what team?

    • A.

      Washington Redskins

    • B.

      New York Giants

    • C.

      Tampa Bay Buccaneers

    • D.

      New England Patriots

    Correct Answer
    A. Washington Redskins
    Explanation
    Shawn Barber, the Houston Texans linebacker, was originally drafted by the Washington Redskins.

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  • 2. 

    Shawn Barber played linebacker previously for what team before the Houston Texans?

    • A.

      Philadelphia Eagles

    • B.

      San Diego Chargers

    • C.

      Dallas Cowboys

    • D.

      Pittsburgh Steelers

    Correct Answer
    A. Philadelphia Eagles
    Explanation
    Shawn Barber played linebacker for the Philadelphia Eagles before joining the Houston Texans.

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  • 3. 

    What was the Houston Texans' record before Andre Johnson was injured in the 2007 season?

    • A.

      3-Mar

    • B.

      4-Feb

    • C.

      1-May

    • D.

      Feb-00

    Correct Answer
    D. Feb-00
  • 4. 

    Who was signed and released by the Chargers three times before joining the 2008 Houston Texans?

    • A.

      Jacques Reeves

    • B.

      DeMeco Ryans

    • C.

      Chester Pitts

    • D.

      Mark Simmons

    Correct Answer
    D. Mark Simmons
    Explanation
    Mark Simmons was signed and released by the Chargers three times before joining the 2008 Houston Texans.

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  • 5. 

    With Owen Daniels, what other two Naperville, Illinois natives played for the Houston Texans in 2008?

    • A.

      Kris Brown, Mike Bell

    • B.

      Eric Winston, Kevin Bentley

    • C.

      Chris Brown, Glenn Earl

    • D.

      Ryan Krause, Shane Boyd

    Correct Answer
    C. Chris Brown, Glenn Earl
    Explanation
    Chris Brown and Glenn Earl are the two other Naperville, Illinois natives who played for the Houston Texans in 2008.

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  • 6. 

    Rather than sign with the 2007 Houston Texans, both Jeff Garcia and Jake Plummer signed with what team?

    • A.

      Cincinnati Bengals

    • B.

      Chicago Bears

    • C.

      Indianapolis Colts

    • D.

      Tampa Bay Buccaneers

    Correct Answer
    D. Tampa Bay Buccaneers
    Explanation
    Both Jeff Garcia and Jake Plummer signed with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers instead of the 2007 Houston Texans. This suggests that the Tampa Bay Buccaneers offered them better opportunities or incentives compared to the other teams listed.

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  • 7. 

    Which former NFL head coach became the Texans' defensive coordinator in 2014?

    • A.

      Pat Shurmur

    • B.

      Romeo Crennel

    • C.

      Butch Davis

    • D.

      Eric Mangini

    Correct Answer
    B. Romeo Crennel
    Explanation
    Romeo Crennel became the Texans' defensive coordinator in 2014.

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  • 8. 

    Which former NFL linebacker joined the Texans' coaching staff in 2014?

    • A.

      Mike Vrabel

    • B.

      Reinard Wilson

    • C.

      Matt Russell

    • D.

      Pat Fitzgerald

    Correct Answer
    A. Mike Vrabel
    Explanation
    Mike Vrabel is the correct answer because he joined the Texans' coaching staff in 2014. He is a former NFL linebacker who transitioned into coaching after his playing career. Vrabel's experience and knowledge of the game made him a valuable addition to the coaching staff, where he could pass on his expertise to the players and contribute to the team's success.

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  • 9. 

    Which quarterback did the Texans selected in the 2014 NFL Draft?

    • A.

      Xavier Su'a-Filo

    • B.

      Tom Savage

    • C.

      Jay Prosch

    • D.

      Jonathan Grimes

    Correct Answer
    B. Tom Savage
    Explanation
    Tom Savage was the quarterback selected by the Texans in the 2014 NFL Draft. This can be inferred from the given options as Xavier Su'a-Filo, Jay Prosch, and Jonathan Grimes are not quarterbacks.

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  • 10. 

    Which team did the Texans defeat 17-6 in their 2014 season opener?

    • A.

      Washington Redskins

    • B.

      Tennessee Titans

    • C.

      New York Giants

    • D.

      Dallas Cowboys

    Correct Answer
    A. Washington Redskins
    Explanation
    The Texans defeated the Washington Redskins 17-6 in their 2014 season opener.

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  • 11. 

    Who served as the Texans' interim head coach for part of the 2013 season?

    • A.

      Wade Phillips

    • B.

      Rick Dennison

    • C.

      Karl Dorrell

    • D.

      Bill Kollar

    Correct Answer
    A. Wade Phillips
    Explanation
    Wade Phillips served as the Texans' interim head coach for part of the 2013 season.

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  • 12. 

    The Texans closed out the 2013 season by losing how many straight games?

    • A.

      14

    • B.

      12

    • C.

      13

    • D.

      11

    Correct Answer
    A. 14
    Explanation
    The Texans closed out the 2013 season by losing 14 straight games. This means that they were unable to secure a single victory in the last 14 games of the season. This losing streak is indicative of their poor performance and lack of success during that time period.

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  • 13. 

    The Texans got their only divisional win of 2013 against which team?

    • A.

      Miami Dolphins

    • B.

      Indianapolis Colts

    • C.

      Jacksonville Jaguars

    • D.

      Tennessee Titans

    Correct Answer
    D. Tennessee Titans
    Explanation
    In 2013, the Texans only managed to win one game within their division. The correct answer is the Tennessee Titans.

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  • 14. 

    The Texans opened their 2013 season with a win against which team?

    • A.

      Kansas City Chiefs

    • B.

      St. Louis Rams

    • C.

      San Diego Chargers

    • D.

      New England Patriots

    Correct Answer
    C. San Diego Chargers
    Explanation
    The Texans opened their 2013 season with a win against the San Diego Chargers.

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  • 15. 

    Which Texans linebacker ended the 2013 season on injured reserve?

    • A.

      Brooks Reed

    • B.

      Brian Cushing

    • C.

      Joe Mays

    • D.

      Ricky Sapp

    Correct Answer
    B. Brian Cushing
    Explanation
    Brian Cushing ended the 2013 season on injured reserve.

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