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  • 1. 

    Who was the founding owner of the Houston Texans in 1999?

    • A.

      Jerry Krause

    • B.

      Bob McNair

    • C.

      Paul Allen

    • D.

      George Steinbrenner

    Correct Answer
    B. Bob McNair
    Explanation
    Bob McNair was the founding owner of the Houston Texans in 1999. He played a crucial role in bringing an NFL team back to Houston after the Oilers relocated to Tennessee. McNair's vision and dedication led to the formation of the Texans franchise, and he remained the owner until his death in 2018. His contributions to the team and the city of Houston are widely recognized and appreciated.

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  • 2. 

    Who was hired as the first offensive coordinator for the Houston Texans?

    • A.

      Dom Capers

    • B.

      Chris Palmer

    • C.

      Dick LeBeau

    • D.

      Tony Dungy

    Correct Answer
    B. Chris Palmer
    Explanation
    Chris Palmer was hired as the first offensive coordinator for the Houston Texans. This is evident from the information provided in the question.

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  • 3. 

    Former Houston Texans quarterback David Carr played at what college?

    • A.

      Fresno State

    • B.

      Arkansas

    • C.

      UCLA

    • D.

      Cal-Berkeley

    Correct Answer
    A. Fresno State
    Explanation
    David Carr, the former Houston Texans quarterback, played college football at Fresno State.

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  • 4. 

    Where did Houston Texans defensive back Jamar Fletcher play college football?

    • A.

      Florida

    • B.

      Wisconsin

    • C.

      Tennessee

    • D.

      Fresno State

    Correct Answer
    B. Wisconsin
    Explanation
    Jamar Fletcher played college football at Wisconsin.

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  • 5. 

    Before signing with the Houston Texans, what team did Jamar Fletcher play for?

    • A.

      Detroit Lions

    • B.

      Chicago Bears

    • C.

      Seattle Seahawks

    • D.

      New York Giants

    Correct Answer
    A. Detroit Lions
    Explanation
    Jamar Fletcher played for the Detroit Lions before signing with the Houston Texans.

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  • 6. 

    Houston Texans defensive back Jamar Fletcher grew up in what major city?

    • A.

      Chicago

    • B.

      St. Louis

    • C.

      Minneapolis

    • D.

      Miami

    Correct Answer
    B. St. Louis
    Explanation
    Jamar Fletcher, the Houston Texans defensive back, grew up in St. Louis.

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  • 7. 

    Houston Texans defensive back Jamar Fletcher's favorite NFL team growing up was?

    • A.

      1981 San Francisco 49ers

    • B.

      1985 Chicago Bears

    • C.

      1983 Los Angeles Raiders

    • D.

      1989 San Francisco 49ers

    Correct Answer
    B. 1985 Chicago Bears
    Explanation
    Jamar Fletcher's favorite NFL team growing up was the 1985 Chicago Bears.

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  • 8. 

    Houston Texans running back Ron Dayne won the shot put title at what track event in 1996?

    • A.

      Drake Relays

    • B.

      New Jersey Relays

    • C.

      Penn Relays

    • D.

      Wisconsin Relays

    Correct Answer
    C. Penn Relays
    Explanation
    Ron Dayne, who was a running back for the Houston Texans, won the shot put title at the Penn Relays track event in 1996. The Penn Relays is one of the oldest and most prestigious track and field events in the United States, held annually at the University of Pennsylvania. Ron Dayne's victory in the shot put at this event showcases his versatility as an athlete, excelling not only in football but also in track and field.

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  • 9. 

    Houston Texans running back Ron Dayne rushed for 153 yards against what team in 2006?

    • A.

      Jacksonville Jaguars

    • B.

      Indianapolis Colts

    • C.

      Denver Broncos

    • D.

      Cleveland Browns

    Correct Answer
    B. Indianapolis Colts
    Explanation
    In 2006, Ron Dayne rushed for 153 yards against the Indianapolis Colts.

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  • 10. 

    Houston Texans running back Samkon Gado wears #35 in honor of what former NFL running back?

    • A.

      Barry Word

    • B.

      Christian Okoye

    • C.

      Bo Jackson

    • D.

      Adrian Murrell

    Correct Answer
    B. Christian Okoye
    Explanation
    Samkon Gado wears #35 in honor of Christian Okoye, a former NFL running back. Christian Okoye was known for his powerful running style and was nicknamed the "Nigerian Nightmare." Gado likely admires Okoye's playing style and wants to pay tribute to him by wearing his jersey number.

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  • 11. 

    In what African country was Houston Texans running back Samkon Gado born?

    • A.

      Somalia

    • B.

      Kenya

    • C.

      South Africa

    • D.

      Nigeria

    Correct Answer
    D. Nigeria
    Explanation
    Samkon Gado, the Houston Texans running back, was born in Nigeria.

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  • 12. 

    Houston Texans running back Samkon Gado was signed as a rookie free agent by what team in 2005?

    • A.

      New Orleans Saints

    • B.

      Kansas City Chiefs

    • C.

      Dallas Cowboys

    • D.

      Green Bay Packers

    Correct Answer
    B. Kansas City Chiefs
    Explanation
    Samkon Gado, who played as a running back for the Houston Texans, was signed as a rookie free agent by the Kansas City Chiefs in 2005.

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  • 13. 

    Who was the general manager of the Houston Texans starting in 2006?

    • A.

      Dom Capers

    • B.

      Gary Kubiak

    • C.

      Bob McNair

    • D.

      Rick Smith

    Correct Answer
    D. Rick Smith
    Explanation
    Rick Smith was the general manager of the Houston Texans starting in 2006. This can be inferred from the question which asks for the general manager of the Houston Texans starting in 2006, and Rick Smith is listed as one of the options.

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  • 14. 

    Houston Texans coach Gary Kubiak coached what Hall of Fame quarterback in 1994?

    • A.

      Joe Montana

    • B.

      Dan Fouts

    • C.

      Brett Favre

    • D.

      Steve Young

    Correct Answer
    D. Steve Young
    Explanation
    Gary Kubiak coached Steve Young in 1994. Steve Young is a Hall of Fame quarterback who played for the San Francisco 49ers. During the 1994 season, Kubiak served as the quarterbacks coach for the 49ers, working closely with Young. Kubiak's coaching and Young's talent helped lead the 49ers to a successful season, culminating in a Super Bowl victory.

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  • 15. 

    In what city was Houston Texans coach Gary Kubiak born?

    • A.

      Denver

    • B.

      Dallas

    • C.

      Fort Worth

    • D.

      Houston

    Correct Answer
    D. Houston
    Explanation
    Gary Kubiak, the coach of the Houston Texans, was born in Houston.

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