Trivia On NFL - Tampa Bay Buccaneers

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  • 1. 

    Who did the Tampa Bay Buccaneers draft in the first round at overall number 6 in the 1994 NFL Draft?

    • A.

      Trent Dilfer

    • B.

      Kelvin Pritchett

    • C.

      Andre Wadsworth

    • D.

      Tim Bowens

    Correct Answer
    A. Trent Dilfer
    Explanation
    The Tampa Bay Buccaneers drafted Trent Dilfer in the first round at overall number 6 in the 1994 NFL Draft.

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  • 2. 

    Who was hired to coach the Tampa Bay Buccaneers when Tony Dungy was fired in 2001?

    • A.

      Sam Wyche

    • B.

      Richard Williamson

    • C.

      Ray Perkins

    • D.

      Jon Gruden

    Correct Answer
    D. Jon Gruden
    Explanation
    Jon Gruden was hired to coach the Tampa Bay Buccaneers when Tony Dungy was fired in 2001. This can be inferred from the given options, where Jon Gruden is the only name mentioned after the question. Therefore, he is the correct answer.

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  • 3. 

    Where did the Buccaneers play their home games in 2004?

    • A.

      Houlihan's Stadium

    • B.

      Tampa Stadium

    • C.

      Raymond James Stadium

    • D.

      Buc's Park

    Correct Answer
    C. Raymond James Stadium
    Explanation
    In 2004, the Buccaneers played their home games at Raymond James Stadium.

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  • 4. 

    In 2002, what division were the Buccaneers moved to?

    • A.

      NFC North

    • B.

      AFC East

    • C.

      NFC East

    • D.

      NFC South

    Correct Answer
    D. NFC South
    Explanation
    In 2002, the Buccaneers were moved to the NFC South division. This move was a part of the NFL's realignment plan, which aimed to balance the number of teams in each division and create more geographically aligned divisions. The NFC South division includes teams from the southeastern part of the United States, such as the Atlanta Falcons, Carolina Panthers, and New Orleans Saints.

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  • 5. 

    Who is the running back selected by Tampa Bay in the first round of the 2005 NFL Draft?

    • A.

      Carnell Williams

    • B.

      Ronnie Brown

    • C.

      Cedric Benson

    • D.

      Heath Miller

    Correct Answer
    A. Carnell Williams
    Explanation
    Carnell Williams was the running back selected by Tampa Bay in the first round of the 2005 NFL Draft.

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  • 6. 

    Which Tampa Bay Buccaneer fullback re-signed for one year in 2006, leading the team with 68 career TDs?

    • A.

      Mike Alstott

    • B.

      Jerald Sowell

    • C.

      Robert Douglas

    • D.

      Rick Razzano

    Correct Answer
    A. Mike Alstott
    Explanation
    Mike Alstott is the correct answer because he re-signed for one year in 2006 and led the team with 68 career touchdowns. Alstott was a fullback for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and had a successful career with the team, making him the most likely candidate for this question.

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  • 7. 

    Who did the Tampa Bay Buccaneers lose to in the post season game in 2005?

    • A.

      Washington Redskins

    • B.

      Carolina Panthers

    • C.

      New England Patriots

    • D.

      San Francisco 49ers

    Correct Answer
    A. Washington Redskins
    Explanation
    In the post season game in 2005, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers lost to the Washington Redskins.

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  • 8. 

    How many touchdowns did the Tampa Bay Buccaneers score on kickoff returns in 2005?

    • A.

      Six

    • B.

      Two

    • C.

      Three

    • D.

      Zero

    Correct Answer
    D. Zero
    Explanation
    In 2005, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers did not score any touchdowns on kickoff returns. This means that they did not successfully return any kickoffs for a touchdown throughout the entire season.

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  • 9. 

    Who led the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in rushing yards during the 2005 season?

    • A.

      Earnest Graham

    • B.

      Michael Pittman

    • C.

      Mike Alsott

    • D.

      Cadillac Williams

    Correct Answer
    D. Cadillac Williams
    Explanation
    Cadillac Williams led the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in rushing yards during the 2005 season.

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  • 10. 

    What Tampa Bay Buccaneer was named the NFL's Offensive Rookie of the Year in 1997?

    • A.

      Mike Alstott

    • B.

      Warrick Dunn

    • C.

      Errict Rhett

    • D.

      Jacquez Green

    Correct Answer
    B. Warrick Dunn
    Explanation
    Warrick Dunn was named the NFL's Offensive Rookie of the Year in 1997. This recognition is given to the best offensive player in their first year in the league. Dunn had an impressive rookie season, rushing for over 1,000 yards and scoring 7 touchdowns. He played for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during that time and made a significant impact on their offense.

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  • 11. 

    What Tampa Bay Buccaneers player was named the 2005 NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year?

    • A.

      Davin Joseph

    • B.

      Carnell Williams

    • C.

      Reuben Houston

    • D.

      Jahmile Addae

    Correct Answer
    B. Carnell Williams
    Explanation
    Carnell Williams was named the 2005 NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year. This indicates that he had an impressive performance during his rookie season in the NFL.

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  • 12. 

    What was the nickname of the Tampa Bay Bucs' pirate logo, which was used until 1996?

    • A.

      Buccaneer Bob

    • B.

      Buccaneer Bruce

    • C.

      Arrrrrrrrt Buc

    • D.

      Pirate Pete

    Correct Answer
    B. Buccaneer Bruce
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Buccaneer Bruce. This nickname refers to the pirate logo used by the Tampa Bay Bucs until 1996. It is likely that the logo featured a character named Buccaneer Bruce, representing the team's pirate theme.

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  • 13. 

    Who was fired as offensive coordinator of the Buccaneers at the end of the 1999 season?

    • A.

      Jim Mora

    • B.

      Dom Capers

    • C.

      Wade Phillips

    • D.

      Mike Shula

    Correct Answer
    D. Mike Shula
    Explanation
    Mike Shula was fired as offensive coordinator of the Buccaneers at the end of the 1999 season.

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  • 14. 

    On the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' logo, a football is pictured on which colored flag?

    • A.

      Black

    • B.

      Orange

    • C.

      Green

    • D.

      Red

    Correct Answer
    D. Red
    Explanation
    The correct answer is red because on the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' logo, the football is pictured on a red colored flag.

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  • 15. 

    In the 1980 season, which Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback passed for 3,396 yards?

    • A.

      Steve Young

    • B.

      Ricky Bell

    • C.

      Doug Williams

    • D.

      James Wilder

    Correct Answer
    C. Doug Williams
    Explanation
    Doug Williams is the correct answer because he was the quarterback for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers during the 1980 season and he passed for 3,396 yards.

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  • 16. 

    Which coach followed John McKay with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers?

    • A.

      Hugh Culverhouse

    • B.

      Leeman Bennett

    • C.

      Sam Wyche

    • D.

      Steve Deberg

    Correct Answer
    B. Leeman Bennett
    Explanation
    Leeman Bennett followed John McKay as the coach of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.

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  • 17. 

    Which position did Vinny Testaverde play for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers?

    • A.

      Quarterback

    • B.

      Wide Receiver

    • C.

      Tight End

    • D.

      Defensive Tackle

    Correct Answer
    A. Quarterback
    Explanation
    Vinny Testaverde played as a quarterback for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. This position is responsible for leading the team's offense, making strategic decisions, and throwing the ball to the receivers. As a quarterback, Testaverde would have been the leader of the offensive unit, directing plays and orchestrating the team's offensive strategy.

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