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  • 1. 

    LaBrandon Toefield tied for the Jacksonville Jaguars lead in 2005 with how many rushing touchdowns?

    • A.

      6 Touchdowns

    • B.

      13 Touchdowns

    • C.

      4 Touchdowns

    • D.

      9 Touchdowns

    Correct Answer
    C. 4 Touchdowns
    Explanation
    In 2005, LaBrandon Toefield tied for the Jacksonville Jaguars lead in rushing touchdowns with 4.

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  • 2. 

    Drayton Florence made his first NFL interception in a 2004 game against what team?

    • A.

      Jacksonville Jaguars

    • B.

      Indianapolis Colts

    • C.

      Oakland Raiders

    • D.

      Denver Broncos

    Correct Answer
    A. Jacksonville Jaguars
    Explanation
    Drayton Florence made his first NFL interception in a 2004 game against the Jacksonville Jaguars.

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  • 3. 

    What position did Le'Ron McClain play for the Baltimore Ravens in the 2006 NFL season?

    • A.

      Cornerback

    • B.

      Running Back

    • C.

      Quarterback

    • D.

      Fullback

    Correct Answer
    D. Fullback
    Explanation
    Le'Ron McClain played as a Fullback for the Baltimore Ravens in the 2006 NFL season. A fullback is a position in American football that primarily blocks for the running back and occasionally carries the ball. McClain's role would have been to create openings and provide protection for the running back, helping the team's offense to advance down the field.

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  • 4. 

    The NFL's Shayne Graham was the second Big East player named what in four consecutive seasons?

    • A.

      First-Team All Big East

    • B.

      Big East Player Of The Year

    • C.

      Defensive Player Of The Year

    • D.

      Outstanding Scholar-Athlete

    Correct Answer
    A. First-Team All Big East
    Explanation
    Shayne Graham, an NFL player, was named First-Team All Big East in four consecutive seasons. This means that he was recognized as one of the top players in the Big East conference for four years in a row. Being named First-Team All Big East indicates that Graham consistently performed at a high level and was considered one of the best players in the conference during his time in college.

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  • 5. 

    In 1999, Pierson Prioleau lead all San Francisco 49er rookies with how many tackles?

    • A.

      74 Tackles

    • B.

      48 Tackles

    • C.

      31 Tackles

    • D.

      57 Tackles

    Correct Answer
    B. 48 Tackles
    Explanation
    Pierson Prioleau led all San Francisco 49er rookies in 1999 with 48 tackles.

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  • 6. 

    What does the African first name of NFL defensive end Kalimba Edwards mean?

    • A.

      Prince

    • B.

      Pride

    • C.

      Determination

    • D.

      King

    Correct Answer
    A. Prince
    Explanation
    The African first name of NFL defensive end Kalimba Edwards means "Prince".

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  • 7. 

    The NFL's Vernand Morency was drafted to what major-league baseball team in 1998?

    • A.

      Colorado Rockies

    • B.

      New York Yankees

    • C.

      Florida Marlins

    • D.

      Chicago White Sox

    Correct Answer
    A. Colorado Rockies
    Explanation
    Vernand Morency, a player in the NFL, was drafted to the Colorado Rockies, a major-league baseball team, in 1998. This suggests that Morency had the talent and potential to play professional baseball as well as football. The other options, New York Yankees, Florida Marlins, and Chicago White Sox, were not the correct teams that drafted Morency in 1998.

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  • 8. 

    Tommie Harris was the first Chicago Bears defensive tackle in consecutive Pro Bowls in how long?

    • A.

      32 Years

    • B.

      12 Years

    • C.

      24 Years

    • D.

      18 Years

    Correct Answer
    D. 18 Years
    Explanation
    Tommie Harris became the first Chicago Bears defensive tackle to be selected for consecutive Pro Bowls after a gap of 18 years. This means that no defensive tackle from the Bears had achieved this feat for almost two decades prior to Harris.

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  • 9. 

    What is the nickname of NFL wide receiver Yamon Figurs?

    • A.

      Speedy

    • B.

      Yo

    • C.

      Deep Ball

    • D.

      Fig

    Correct Answer
    B. Yo
    Explanation
    The nickname of NFL wide receiver Yamon Figurs is "Yo."

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  • 10. 

    Vonnie Holliday tied for what place in Miami Dolphins history with his 2006 interior lineman sacks?

    • A.

      3rd

    • B.

      2nd

    • C.

      4th

    • D.

      1st

    Correct Answer
    B. 2nd
    Explanation
    Vonnie Holliday tied for the 2nd place in Miami Dolphins history with his 2006 interior lineman sacks. This means that there is only one player who has more interior lineman sacks than Holliday in the history of the Miami Dolphins.

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  • 11. 

    What university did NFL player Jerheme Urban attend?

    • A.

      Wake Forest

    • B.

      Auburn

    • C.

      Arizona State

    • D.

      Trinity

    Correct Answer
    D. Trinity
    Explanation
    Jerheme Urban attended Trinity University.

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  • 12. 

    NFL wide receiver Carlyle Holiday was drafted by what MLB team in 2003?

    • A.

      Cincinnati Reds

    • B.

      Chicago Cubs

    • C.

      Houston Astros

    • D.

      Milwaukee Brewers

    Correct Answer
    A. Cincinnati Reds
    Explanation
    Carlyle Holiday, a former NFL wide receiver, was drafted by the Cincinnati Reds in 2003. This suggests that the MLB team saw potential in Holiday's baseball skills and decided to draft him.

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  • 13. 

    In 2000, La'Roi Glover had how many sacks for the second most in NFL history by a defensive tackle?

    • A.

      13 Sacks

    • B.

      22 Sacks

    • C.

      17 Sacks

    • D.

      9 Sacks

    Correct Answer
    C. 17 Sacks
    Explanation
    La'Roi Glover had 17 sacks in 2000, which is the second-highest number of sacks by a defensive tackle in NFL history. This means that he was able to bring down the opposing quarterback behind the line of scrimmage 17 times during that season. It is a remarkable achievement for a defensive tackle, as they are typically tasked with stopping the run and occupying blockers rather than rushing the passer. Glover's 17 sacks demonstrate his exceptional skill and ability to disrupt the opponent's offense.

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  • 14. 

    NFL player Brodrick Bunkley's first job was with what fast food chain?

    • A.

      Wendy's

    • B.

      McDonald's

    • C.

      Burger King

    • D.

      Arby's

    Correct Answer
    B. McDonald's
    Explanation
    Brodrick Bunkley's first job was with McDonald's.

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  • 15. 

    Which part of his body did J.D. Runnels injure prior to the 2007 NFL season?

    • A.

      Foot

    • B.

      Wrist

    • C.

      Hip

    • D.

      Knee

    Correct Answer
    D. Knee
    Explanation
    J.D. Runnels injured his knee prior to the 2007 NFL season.

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