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  • 1. 

    What Steeler sustained a torn right rotator cuff in the August before the 2013 season?

    • A.

      Plaxico Burress

    • B.

      Jerricho Cotchery

    • C.

      LaRod Stephens-Howling

    • D.

      Antonio Brown

    Correct Answer
    A. Plaxico Burress
    Explanation
    Plaxico Burress sustained a torn right rotator cuff in the August before the 2013 season.

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  • 2. 

    What LA Rams QB was known as "The Dutchman"?

    • A.

      Fran Tarkenton

    • B.

      Norm Van Brocklin

    • C.

      Ken Stabler

    • D.

      Bob Waterfield

    Correct Answer
    B. Norm Van Brocklin
    Explanation
    Norm Van Brocklin was known as "The Dutchman" because he was of Dutch descent. He played as a quarterback for the LA Rams and was known for his strong arm and ability to throw long passes. Van Brocklin had a successful career, winning two NFL championships and being named the league's MVP in 1960. His nickname, "The Dutchman," became synonymous with his playing style and Dutch heritage.

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  • 3. 

    While on the Eagles In the 80's Randall Cunningham was involved in a QB controversy with what other QB?

    • A.

      Ron Jaworski

    • B.

      Steve Montana

    • C.

      Steve McNair

    • D.

      Rodney Peete

    Correct Answer
    A. Ron Jaworski
    Explanation
    During the 1980s, Randall Cunningham, the quarterback for the Philadelphia Eagles, was involved in a quarterback controversy with Ron Jaworski. This suggests that both players were vying for the starting quarterback position, which led to a debate among fans and analysts about who should be the team's primary quarterback.

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  • 4. 

    On July 4, 2009 what QB was fatally shot by his mistress in a murder/suicide?

    • A.

      Steve McNair

    • B.

      Drew Bledsoe

    • C.

      Roger Staubach

    • D.

      John Elway

    Correct Answer
    A. Steve McNair
    Explanation
    Steve McNair is the correct answer because on July 4, 2009, he was tragically shot and killed by his mistress in a murder/suicide. McNair was a former NFL quarterback who played for the Tennessee Titans and Baltimore Ravens. This incident shocked the sports world and left a lasting impact on his fans and the football community.

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  • 5. 

    What QB voted AP Male Athlete of The Year in 2007 was 1-of-3 passing, for six yards in his rookie season?

    • A.

      Brett Favre

    • B.

      Drew Brees

    • C.

      Tom Brady

    • D.

      Drew Bledsoe

    Correct Answer
    C. Tom Brady
    Explanation
    Tom Brady was voted AP Male Athlete of The Year in 2007. In his rookie season, he had a limited role as a backup quarterback and only completed 1 out of 3 passes for six yards. Despite his limited playing time, Brady's talent and potential were recognized, leading to his successful career in the NFL.

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  • 6. 

    In 2009, Brazilian supermodel Gisele Bundchen married what NFL QB?

    • A.

      Doug Flutie

    • B.

      Phil Simms

    • C.

      Phillip Rivers

    • D.

      Tom Brady

    Correct Answer
    D. Tom Brady
    Explanation
    Gisele Bundchen married Tom Brady in 2009. Tom Brady is an NFL quarterback who has played for the New England Patriots and Tampa Bay Buccaneers. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest quarterbacks of all time, having won multiple Super Bowl championships and earning numerous individual accolades throughout his career. Gisele Bundchen is a well-known Brazilian supermodel, and their high-profile marriage has garnered significant media attention.

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  • 7. 

    One year after the NFL moved up kickoffs by five yards a study showed a 43 percent drop in what kind of injury?

    • A.

      Concussions

    • B.

      Foot

    • C.

      Back

    • D.

      Leg Lacerations

    Correct Answer
    A. Concussions
    Explanation
    One year after the NFL moved up kickoffs by five yards, there was a 43 percent drop in concussions. This suggests that the change in kickoff rules had a positive impact on reducing head injuries in the sport. By moving the kickoffs closer to the opposing team's end zone, it potentially reduced the speed and force of the collisions, leading to fewer concussions.

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  • 8. 

    In 2012, what running back was blasted on an illegal helmet-to-helmet hit by Steelers safety Ryan Mundy?

    • A.

      David Wilson

    • B.

      Shonn Greene

    • C.

      Trent Richardson

    • D.

      Ronnie Hillman

    Correct Answer
    B. Shonn Greene
    Explanation
    Shonn Greene was the running back who was blasted on an illegal helmet-to-helmet hit by Steelers safety Ryan Mundy in 2012.

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  • 9. 

    In 2012, the NFL fines what team $20,000 for violating league rules in their reporting of a head injury to quarterback?

    • A.

      Jacksonville Jaguars

    • B.

      Green Bay Packers

    • C.

      Washington Redskins

    • D.

      Indianapolis Colts

    Correct Answer
    C. Washington Redskins
    Explanation
    In 2012, the NFL fined the Washington Redskins $20,000 for violating league rules in their reporting of a head injury to quarterback. The team failed to properly disclose the injury, which is a violation of the league's rules and regulations. This fine was imposed as a disciplinary action to ensure that teams adhere to the necessary protocols and prioritize player safety.

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  • 10. 

    In 2012,Chiefs QB Brady Quinn tells reporters he attempted to play through a concussion during week 8 against what team?

    • A.

      Green Bay Packers

    • B.

      Arizona Cardinals

    • C.

      Oakland Raiders

    • D.

      Seattle Seahawks

    Correct Answer
    C. Oakland Raiders
    Explanation
    In 2012, Chiefs QB Brady Quinn admitted to reporters that he had attempted to play through a concussion during week 8. The question asks which team they were playing against during that week, and the correct answer is the Oakland Raiders.

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  • 11. 

    In 2012, 10 games into the season what QB suffered a concussion against the St. Louis Rams?

    • A.

      Marc Sanchez

    • B.

      Alex Smith

    • C.

      Peyton Manning

    • D.

      Matt Ryan

    Correct Answer
    B. Alex Smith
    Explanation
    In 2012, Alex Smith suffered a concussion against the St. Louis Rams 10 games into the season.

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  • 12. 

    In week 4 of the 2012 season Matt Ryan led the Falcons' offense on a 99-yard drive to beat what team?

    • A.

      Carolina Panthers

    • B.

      New York Giants

    • C.

      New Jersey Generals

    • D.

      Arizona Cardinals

    Correct Answer
    A. Carolina Panthers
    Explanation
    In week 4 of the 2012 season, Matt Ryan led the Falcons' offense on a 99-yard drive to beat the Carolina Panthers.

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  • 13. 

    In week 5 of the 2012 season Tom Brady came away with a win against what opposing QB?

    • A.

      Peyton Manning

    • B.

      Eli Manning

    • C.

      Tony Romo

    • D.

      Matt Ryan

    Correct Answer
    A. Peyton Manning
    Explanation
    In week 5 of the 2012 season, Tom Brady came away with a win against Peyton Manning. This means that Tom Brady's team, likely the New England Patriots, defeated Peyton Manning's team, likely the Denver Broncos. The question is asking which opposing quarterback Tom Brady defeated in that specific week of the 2012 season.

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  • 14. 

    In week 5 of the 2012 season Saints signal-caller Drew Brees broke what 52 year-old record?

    • A.

      Rushing Touchdowns in a Game

    • B.

      Most Fumbles In A Game

    • C.

      Consecutive Touchdown Passes In A Game

    • D.

      Complete Passes In A Game

    Correct Answer
    C. Consecutive Touchdown Passes In A Game
    Explanation
    In week 5 of the 2012 season, Drew Brees broke the 52-year-old record for consecutive touchdown passes in a game. This means that he threw multiple touchdown passes in a row without any incomplete passes or interceptions in between. This is an impressive feat as it requires both accuracy and consistency in delivering successful passes to the end zone. Brees' performance in that game showcased his exceptional skills as a quarterback and his ability to lead his team to victory.

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  • 15. 

    In week 5 of the 2012 season Saints QB Drew Brees broke what famous QB's record?

    • A.

      Dan Marino

    • B.

      Steve Montana

    • C.

      Joe Namath

    • D.

      Johnny Unitas

    Correct Answer
    D. Johnny Unitas
    Explanation
    In week 5 of the 2012 season, Saints QB Drew Brees broke Johnny Unitas' record.

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