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  • 1. 

    Jim Harbaugh was the second San Diego Charger QB to throw for over 400 yards in a game, after whom?

    • A.

      Stan Humphries

    • B.

      Tobin Rote

    • C.

      Dan Fouts

    • D.

      John Hadl

    Correct Answer
    C. Dan Fouts
    Explanation
    Dan Fouts is the correct answer because he was the first San Diego Charger QB to throw for over 400 yards in a game. This means that Jim Harbaugh became the second QB to achieve this feat after Fouts.

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  • 2. 

    What San Diego Charger punter was a Australian citizen?

    • A.

      Ralf Mojsiejenko

    • B.

      Darren Bennett

    • C.

      Mark O'Shea

    • D.

      Rick Partridge

    Correct Answer
    B. Darren Bennett
    Explanation
    Darren Bennett is the correct answer because he was an Australian citizen who played as a punter for the San Diego Chargers. He was known for his powerful and accurate kicks, and he had a successful career in the NFL.

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  • 3. 

    Where did San Diego Charger 2004 first round pick Philip Rivers play college football?

    • A.

      UCLA

    • B.

      South Carolina

    • C.

      Duke

    • D.

      North Carolina State

    Correct Answer
    D. North Carolina State
    Explanation
    Philip Rivers, the San Diego Charger 2004 first round pick, played college football at North Carolina State.

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  • 4. 

    Who did the San Diego Chargers use their first draft pick on in 2005?

    • A.

      Luis Castillo

    • B.

      Eli Manning

    • C.

      Shawne Merriman

    • D.

      Vincent Jackson

    Correct Answer
    C. Shawne Merriman
    Explanation
    In 2005, the San Diego Chargers used their first draft pick on Shawne Merriman. This means that he was the player chosen by the Chargers as their top pick in that year's draft.

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  • 5. 

    What position did Junior Seau play for the San Diego Chargers?

    • A.

      Full Back

    • B.

      Tight End

    • C.

      Linebacker

    • D.

      Quarterback

    Correct Answer
    C. Linebacker
    Explanation
    Junior Seau played as a linebacker for the San Diego Chargers. This position is responsible for defending against the opposing team's running plays and pass receptions. Linebackers are typically positioned behind the defensive linemen and are known for their agility, speed, and tackling abilities. Seau was known for his exceptional skills as a linebacker and was a key player for the Chargers during his career.

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  • 6. 

    What 2008 San Diego Charger was a Jim Thorpe Award winner and a first-round draft pick?

    • A.

      Buster Davis

    • B.

      Chris Chambers

    • C.

      Andrew Pinnock

    • D.

      Antoine Cason

    Correct Answer
    D. Antoine Cason
    Explanation
    Antoine Cason, a player for the 2008 San Diego Chargers, was a first-round draft pick and also a recipient of the Jim Thorpe Award. The Jim Thorpe Award is given annually to the best defensive back in college football, and Cason's achievements in college earned him this prestigious award. As a first-round draft pick, Cason was highly regarded by the Chargers and had a successful career in the NFL.

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  • 7. 

    San Diego Charger Chris Chambers did a TV ad in summer 2008 promoting what?

    • A.

      Payless Shoes

    • B.

      Olive Garden

    • C.

      Fantasy Football

    • D.

      Pepsi

    Correct Answer
    C. Fantasy Football
    Explanation
    In the summer of 2008, San Diego Charger Chris Chambers appeared in a TV ad promoting Fantasy Football. This means that he was endorsing or advertising the popular online game where participants create their own virtual football teams. The ad likely aimed to generate interest and encourage viewers to join or engage in Fantasy Football, potentially promoting a specific platform or website.

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  • 8. 

    Who did the San Diego Chargers play in their 2008 pre-season opener?

    • A.

      Kansas City Chiefs

    • B.

      Baltimore Ravens

    • C.

      Oakland Raiders

    • D.

      Dallas Cowboys

    Correct Answer
    D. Dallas Cowboys
    Explanation
    The San Diego Chargers played the Dallas Cowboys in their 2008 pre-season opener.

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  • 9. 

    What 2008 San Diego Charger was nicknamed "VJ"?

    • A.

      Vincent Jackson

    • B.

      Vinnie Johnson

    • C.

      Victor Jones

    • D.

      Vance Jackson

    Correct Answer
    A. Vincent Jackson
    Explanation
    Vincent Jackson was nicknamed "VJ" and played for the San Diego Chargers in 2008.

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  • 10. 

    The 2008 pre-season opener was the first time what San Diego Chargers QB played after ACL surgery?

    • A.

      Anthony Waters

    • B.

      Buster Davis

    • C.

      Philip Rivers

    • D.

      Andrew Pinnock

    Correct Answer
    C. Philip Rivers
    Explanation
    Philip Rivers played for the San Diego Chargers as their quarterback in the 2008 pre-season opener after undergoing ACL surgery. This indicates that he had recovered from his surgery and was able to return to the field.

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  • 11. 

    What August 2, 2008 event drew roughly 10,000 fans to Qualcomm Stadium?

    • A.

      Cheerleader Try-outs

    • B.

      FanFest 2008

    • C.

      Chargers V. Charger Girls

    • D.

      Gameday... The Right Way

    Correct Answer
    B. FanFest 2008
    Explanation
    FanFest 2008 drew roughly 10,000 fans to Qualcomm Stadium on August 2, 2008. This event is likely to be a popular gathering for fans of the team, where they can interact with players, participate in activities, and enjoy various entertainment options. The event's name suggests that it is a festival-like celebration for fans, which would explain the large turnout.

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  • 12. 

    Who was the kicker for the 2008 San Diego Chargers?

    • A.

      Buster Davis

    • B.

      Vincent Jackson

    • C.

      Nate Kaeding

    • D.

      Chris Chambers

    Correct Answer
    C. Nate Kaeding
    Explanation
    Nate Kaeding was the kicker for the 2008 San Diego Chargers.

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  • 13. 

    What San Diego Charger got a combined 12 catches against Tennessee and Indianapolis in the 2007 playoffs?

    • A.

      Shawne Merriman

    • B.

      Vincent Jackson

    • C.

      LaDainian Tomlinson

    • D.

      Antonio Gates

    Correct Answer
    B. Vincent Jackson
    Explanation
    Vincent Jackson is the correct answer because he had a combined 12 catches against Tennessee and Indianapolis in the 2007 playoffs.

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  • 14. 

    What San Diego Charger had his first-career NFL touchdown in a 2007 game against the Oakland Raiders?

    • A.

      Jyles Tucker

    • B.

      Shaun Phillips

    • C.

      Charlie Whitehurst

    • D.

      Buster Davis

    Correct Answer
    A. Jyles Tucker
    Explanation
    Jyles Tucker is the correct answer because he had his first-career NFL touchdown in a 2007 game against the Oakland Raiders.

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  • 15. 

    Who was the Chargers' QB when they won a 2007 playoff with five minutes left in the fourth quarter?

    • A.

      Drew Bledsoe

    • B.

      Andrew Pinnock

    • C.

      Philip Rivers

    • D.

      Billy Volek

    Correct Answer
    D. Billy Volek
    Explanation
    Billy Volek was the Chargers' QB when they won a 2007 playoff with five minutes left in the fourth quarter.

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