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  • 1. 

    How many interceptions did Trent Edwards throw in 2008 for the Buffalo Bills?

    • A.

      13

    • B.

      15

    • C.

      10

    • D.

      12

    Correct Answer
    C. 10
    Explanation
    In 2008, Trent Edwards threw a total of 10 interceptions for the Buffalo Bills.

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  • 2. 

    In 2008, who scored on a fumble recovery for the Kansas City Chiefs?

    • A.

      Bernard Pollard

    • B.

      Glenn Dorsey

    • C.

      Maurice Leggett

    • D.

      Derrick Johnson

    Correct Answer
    C. Maurice Leggett
    Explanation
    Maurice Leggett scored on a fumble recovery for the Kansas City Chiefs in 2008.

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  • 3. 

    Who had the most fumbles in 2008 for the Indianapolis Colts?

    • A.

      Joseph Addai

    • B.

      Marvin Harrison

    • C.

      Dallas Clark

    • D.

      Peyton Manning

    Correct Answer
    C. Dallas Clark
    Explanation
    Dallas Clark had the most fumbles in 2008 for the Indianapolis Colts.

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  • 4. 

    Who scored a touchdown on a fumble recovery for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 2008?

    • A.

      Jermaine Phillips

    • B.

      Cato June

    • C.

      Gaines Adams

    • D.

      Ronde Barber

    Correct Answer
    A. Jermaine Phillips
    Explanation
    Jermaine Phillips is the correct answer because he scored a touchdown on a fumble recovery for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 2008.

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  • 5. 

    Who was the only non-quarterback to toss a touchdown pass for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 2008?

    • A.

      Earnest Graham

    • B.

      Warrick Dunn

    • C.

      Ike Hilliard

    • D.

      Luke McCown

    Correct Answer
    A. Earnest Graham
    Explanation
    Earnest Graham was the only non-quarterback to throw a touchdown pass for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 2008. This means that he, as a non-quarterback player, successfully completed a pass resulting in a touchdown during that season. The other options, Warrick Dunn, Ike Hilliard, and Luke McCown, were not able to accomplish this feat.

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  • 6. 

    Who was the only non-quarterback to throw a pass for the Philadelphia Eagles in 2008?

    • A.

      Reggie Brown

    • B.

      Brian Westbrook

    • C.

      DeSean Jackson

    • D.

      Tony Hunt

    Correct Answer
    C. DeSean Jackson
    Explanation
    DeSean Jackson was the only non-quarterback to throw a pass for the Philadelphia Eagles in 2008. This means that during the 2008 season, all the other players listed (Reggie Brown, Brian Westbrook, and Tony Hunt) did not throw any passes for the team.

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  • 7. 

    Who was the only non-quarterback to throw a pass for the Washington Redskins in 2008?

    • A.

      Antwaan Randle El

    • B.

      Clinton Portis

    • C.

      Chris Cooley

    • D.

      Santana Moss

    Correct Answer
    A. Antwaan Randle El
    Explanation
    Antwaan Randle El was the only non-quarterback to throw a pass for the Washington Redskins in 2008. This suggests that Randle El, who primarily played as a wide receiver, had the ability to throw the ball effectively and was trusted by the coaching staff to do so. This could have been due to a trick play or a special package designed for Randle El to showcase his versatility and surprise the opposing defense.

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  • 8. 

    How many field goals of 50+ yards did Mason Crosby make in 2008 for the Green Bay Packers?

    • A.

      Three

    • B.

      One

    • C.

      Ten

    • D.

      Two

    Correct Answer
    A. Three
    Explanation
    In 2008, Mason Crosby made three field goals of 50+ yards for the Green Bay Packers.

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  • 9. 

    Who led the Washington Redskins in tackles in 2008?

    • A.

      Chris Horton

    • B.

      LaRon Landry

    • C.

      London Fletcher

    • D.

      Rocky McIntosh

    Correct Answer
    C. London Fletcher
    Explanation
    London Fletcher led the Washington Redskins in tackles in 2008. He was known for his exceptional skills as a linebacker and his ability to consistently make tackles. Fletcher was a key player on the Redskins defense during that time and was recognized for his leadership and playmaking abilities.

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  • 10. 

    Who was the only non-quarterback to throw a pass for the Baltimore Ravens in 2008?

    • A.

      Le'Ron McClain

    • B.

      Mark Clayton

    • C.

      Sam Koch

    • D.

      Derrick Mason

    Correct Answer
    B. Mark Clayton
    Explanation
    In 2008, Mark Clayton was the only non-quarterback to throw a pass for the Baltimore Ravens. This suggests that Clayton, who was primarily a wide receiver, was utilized in a trick play or special situation where he was given the opportunity to throw the ball. This could have been a designed play or a result of a broken play where Clayton had to improvise and throw the pass. Regardless, Clayton's ability to throw a pass showcases his versatility as a player and his willingness to contribute in different ways on the field.

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  • 11. 

    How many games did Sage Rosenfels start in 2008 for the Houston Texans?

    • A.

      Zero

    • B.

      Sixteen

    • C.

      Five

    • D.

      Six

    Correct Answer
    C. Five
    Explanation
    In 2008, Sage Rosenfels started five games for the Houston Texans. This means that he was the starting quarterback for five out of the total number of games played by the team that year.

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  • 12. 

    Besides Jay Feely, who was the only other player to attempt a field goal for the New York Jets?

    • A.

      Brett Favre

    • B.

      Ben Graham

    • C.

      Mike Nugent

    • D.

      Reggie Hodges

    Correct Answer
    C. Mike Nugent
    Explanation
    Mike Nugent was the only other player to attempt a field goal for the New York Jets besides Jay Feely.

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  • 13. 

    Which non-quarterback had the most fumbles for the Houston Texans in 2008?

    • A.

      Jacoby Jones

    • B.

      Steve Slaton

    • C.

      Ryan Moats

    • D.

      Andre Johnson

    Correct Answer
    A. Jacoby Jones
    Explanation
    Jacoby Jones had the most fumbles for the Houston Texans in 2008.

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  • 14. 

    How many touchdowns did the Carolina Panthers score in their 2008 season playoff loss?

    • A.

      Two

    • B.

      Three

    • C.

      None

    • D.

      One

    Correct Answer
    D. One
    Explanation
    The Carolina Panthers scored one touchdown in their 2008 season playoff loss.

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  • 15. 

    How many 50+ yard field goals did Josh Brown make in 2008 for the St. Louis Rams?

    • A.

      Ten

    • B.

      Zero

    • C.

      Five

    • D.

      Six

    Correct Answer
    D. Six
    Explanation
    Josh Brown made six 50+ yard field goals in 2008 for the St. Louis Rams.

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  • 16. 

    How many sacks did Gerard Warren have in 2008 for the Oakland Raiders?

    • A.

      One Sack

    • B.

      Three Sacks

    • C.

      Four Sacks

    • D.

      Twelve Sacks

    Correct Answer
    C. Four Sacks
    Explanation
    In 2008, Gerard Warren had four sacks for the Oakland Raiders.

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  • 17. 

    How many punts did Kyle Larson of the Cincinnati Bengals have blocked in 2008?

    • A.

      Three

    • B.

      One

    • C.

      Two

    • D.

      Zero

    Correct Answer
    B. One
  • 18. 

    Who forced the most fumbles on the 2008 Miami Dolphins?

    • A.

      Yeremiah Bell

    • B.

      Matt Roth

    • C.

      Joey Porter

    • D.

      Will Allen

    Correct Answer
    C. Joey Porter
    Explanation
    Joey Porter forced the most fumbles on the 2008 Miami Dolphins. This can be inferred from the question, which asks who forced the most fumbles on the team. Since Joey Porter is listed as one of the options and there is no information provided about any other player's fumble count, it can be concluded that Porter is the correct answer.

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  • 19. 

    In 2008 for the San Diego Chargers, who led the team in tackle assists?

    • A.

      Eric Weddle

    • B.

      Stephen Cooper

    • C.

      Quentin Jammer

    • D.

      Shaun Phillips

    Correct Answer
    B. Stephen Cooper
    Explanation
    Stephen Cooper led the San Diego Chargers in tackle assists in 2008.

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  • 20. 

    How many games did Cleo Lemon appear in for the Jacksonville Jaguars in 2008?

    • A.

      Two

    • B.

      One

    • C.

      Sixteen

    • D.

      None

    Correct Answer
    A. Two
    Explanation
    Cleo Lemon appeared in two games for the Jacksonville Jaguars in 2008.

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  • 21. 

    Who scored on a kickoff return in 2008 for the New England Patriots?

    • A.

      Sammy Morris

    • B.

      Matt Slater

    • C.

      Wes Welker

    • D.

      Ellis Hobbs

    Correct Answer
    D. Ellis Hobbs
    Explanation
    Ellis Hobbs scored on a kickoff return in 2008 for the New England Patriots.

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  • 22. 

    How many field goals did John Carney miss in 2008 for the New York Giants?

    • A.

      Three

    • B.

      Five

    • C.

      Two

    • D.

      Four

    Correct Answer
    A. Three
    Explanation
    John Carney missed three field goals in 2008 for the New York Giants.

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  • 23. 

    Who scored a touchdown on a punt return and a kickoff return in 2008 for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers?

    • A.

      Ike Hilliard

    • B.

      Brian Clark

    • C.

      Dexter Jackson

    • D.

      Clifton Smith

    Correct Answer
    D. Clifton Smith
    Explanation
    Clifton Smith is the correct answer because he scored a touchdown on both a punt return and a kickoff return in 2008 for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

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  • 24. 

    Who finished third in rushing yards in 2008 for the Carolina Panthers?

    • A.

      Jonathan Stewart

    • B.

      Brad Hoover

    • C.

      Steve Smith

    • D.

      Jake Delhomme

    Correct Answer
    C. Steve Smith
    Explanation
    In 2008, Steve Smith finished third in rushing yards for the Carolina Panthers. This means that out of the options given, he had the third highest number of rushing yards that season.

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  • 25. 

    Who scored the only touchdown on a kick return for the Arizona Cardinals in 2008?

    • A.

      Calais Campbell

    • B.

      J.J. Arrington

    • C.

      Sean Morey

    • D.

      Steve Breaston

    Correct Answer
    B. J.J. Arrington
    Explanation
    J.J. Arrington is the correct answer because he scored the only touchdown on a kick return for the Arizona Cardinals in 2008.

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  • 26. 

    How many interceptions did the Cleveland Browns return for touchdowns in 2008?

    • A.

      One

    • B.

      None

    • C.

      Two

    • D.

      Seven

    Correct Answer
    C. Two
    Explanation
    In 2008, the Cleveland Browns returned two interceptions for touchdowns. This indicates that there were two instances where the Browns intercepted the opposing team's pass and successfully ran it back to the end zone for a touchdown.

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  • 27. 

    How many field goals did Stephen Gostkowski makeover 50 yards in 2008 for New England?

    • A.

      One

    • B.

      Three

    • C.

      Two

    • D.

      None

    Correct Answer
    A. One
    Explanation
    In 2008, Stephen Gostkowski made only one field goal over 50 yards for New England.

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  • 28. 

    Besides Shaun Ellis, who else recovered a fumble for a touchdown in 2008 for the New York Jets?

    • A.

      Kerry Rhodes

    • B.

      Eric Barton

    • C.

      Calvin Pace

    • D.

      Abram Elam

    Correct Answer
    C. Calvin Pace
    Explanation
    Calvin Pace is the correct answer because he is the only other player listed who recovered a fumble for a touchdown in 2008 for the New York Jets. Shaun Ellis is mentioned in the question, but the question asks for someone else who also accomplished this feat. Kerry Rhodes, Eric Barton, and Abram Elam are not mentioned in relation to recovering a fumble for a touchdown in 2008.

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  • 29. 

    How many interceptions did Joe Flacco throw for the Baltimore Ravens in 2008?

    • A.

      12

    • B.

      15

    • C.

      10

    • D.

      14

    Correct Answer
    A. 12
    Explanation
    In 2008, Joe Flacco threw 12 interceptions for the Baltimore Ravens.

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  • 30. 

    Who had the longest kickoff return in 2008 for the New Orleans Saints?

    • A.

      Courtney Roby

    • B.

      Pierre Thomas

    • C.

      Lance Moore

    • D.

      Terrance Copper

    Correct Answer
    B. Pierre Thomas
    Explanation
    Pierre Thomas had the longest kickoff return in 2008 for the New Orleans Saints.

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