NFL Trivia Quiz On Indianapolis Colts!

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Are you a real Indianapolis Colts fan? Do you feel you know how to pass this quiz? The Colts played in two Superbowl games while they were based in Baltimore, losing to New York Jets in Super Bowl III and defeating the Dallas Cowboys in Super Bowl V. They were one of three NFL teams to join those of the American Football League. Taking this quiz will put your knowledge of the Indianapolis Colts to the test.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    How many touchdowns were scored on punt returns for the Indianapolis Colts in 2005?

    • A.

      Three

    • B.

      None

    • C.

      Two

    • D.

      One

    Correct Answer
    B. None
    Explanation
    In 2005, the Indianapolis Colts did not score any touchdowns on punt returns.

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  • 2. 

    Which linebacker was voted to the Pro Bowl for the first time in 2005 and then re-signed with the Indianapolis Colts in 2006?

    • A.

      Cato June

    • B.

      Rob Morris

    • C.

      Kendyll Pope

    • D.

      Gary Brackett

    Correct Answer
    A. Cato June
    Explanation
    Cato June was voted to the Pro Bowl for the first time in 2005 and then re-signed with the Indianapolis Colts in 2006.

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  • 3. 

    Who had the longest kickoff return for the Indianapolis Colts in 2005?

    • A.

      James Mungro

    • B.

      Ran Carthon

    • C.

      Dominic Rhodes

    • D.

      Troy Walters

    Correct Answer
    C. Dominic Rhodes
    Explanation
    Dominic Rhodes had the longest kickoff return for the Indianapolis Colts in 2005.

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  • 4. 

    Which former Baltimore Colts player requested that his display be removed from the Hall Of Fame?

    • A.

      Buntas

    • B.

      Trubritas

    • C.

      Unitas

    • D.

      Istas

    Correct Answer
    C. Unitas
    Explanation
    The former Baltimore Colts player who requested that his display be removed from the Hall Of Fame is Unitas.

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  • 5. 

    Which league did the Colts play in before joining the NFL in 1950?

    • A.

      United States Football League

    • B.

      All American Football Conference

    • C.

      Central Football League

    • D.

      World Football League

    Correct Answer
    B. All American Football Conference
    Explanation
    The Colts played in the All American Football Conference before joining the NFL in 1950.

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  • 6. 

    The Baltimore Colts' first-ever victory in the NFL was against what team?

    • A.

      Philadelphia Eagles

    • B.

      Green Bay Packers

    • C.

      Detroit Lions

    • D.

      Cleveland Browns

    Correct Answer
    B. Green Bay Packers
    Explanation
    The Baltimore Colts' first-ever victory in the NFL was against the Green Bay Packers. This means that when the Colts won their first game in the NFL, they were playing against the Packers.

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  • 7. 

    Where did Indianapolis Colts tight end Dallas Clark play college football?

    • A.

      Iowa State

    • B.

      Colorado State

    • C.

      Iowa

    • D.

      UCLA

    Correct Answer
    C. Iowa
    Explanation
    Dallas Clark played college football at Iowa.

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  • 8. 

    On what TV game show did Indianapolis Colt Marvin Harrison appear in 1999?

    • A.

      The Price Is Right

    • B.

      Wheel Of Fortune

    • C.

      Press Your Luck

    • D.

      Hollywood Squares

    Correct Answer
    B. Wheel Of Fortune
    Explanation
    In 1999, Indianapolis Colt Marvin Harrison appeared on the TV game show Wheel Of Fortune.

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  • 9. 

    What stadium became the new home of the Indianapolis Colts in the 21st century?

    • A.

      Hoosier Dome

    • B.

      Indianapolis Stadium

    • C.

      Lucas Oil Stadium

    • D.

      Colts Field

    Correct Answer
    C. Lucas Oil Stadium
    Explanation
    Lucas Oil Stadium became the new home of the Indianapolis Colts in the 21st century.

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  • 10. 

    Who was the Indianapolis Colts' defensive coordinator starting in 2002?

    • A.

      Jim Caldwell

    • B.

      Mike Murphy

    • C.

      Ron Meeks

    • D.

      Russ Purnell

    Correct Answer
    C. Ron Meeks
    Explanation
    Ron Meeks was the Indianapolis Colts' defensive coordinator starting in 2002.

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  • 11. 

    As a senior at Minnesota, Tony Dungy of the Indianapolis Colts played in what college All-Star Game?

    • A.

      NCAA Division I All-Star Game

    • B.

      East-West Shrine Game

    • C.

      College Bowl

    • D.

      Mexican Bowl

    Correct Answer
    B. East-West Shrine Game
    Explanation
    Tony Dungy, the former coach of the Indianapolis Colts, played in the East-West Shrine Game during his senior year at Minnesota. The East-West Shrine Game is a college football all-star game that showcases the top senior players from across the country. It has a long history and is considered one of the premier events for college players looking to impress NFL scouts. Dungy's participation in this game likely helped him gain recognition and ultimately led to his successful career in the NFL.

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  • 12. 

    Indianapolis Colts assistant coach Pete Metzelaars was a Pro Bowl alternate three times for whom?

    • A.

      Green Bay Packers

    • B.

      Los Angeles Raiders

    • C.

      Seattle Seahawks

    • D.

      Buffalo Bills

    Correct Answer
    D. Buffalo Bills
    Explanation
    Pete Metzelaars, the Indianapolis Colts assistant coach, was a Pro Bowl alternate three times for the Buffalo Bills.

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  • 13. 

    The Baltimore Colts got what future Pro Bowl offensive tackle in a trade for John Elway in 1983?

    • A.

      Randall McDaniel

    • B.

      Jeff Saturday

    • C.

      Chris Hinton

    • D.

      Anthony Munoz

    Correct Answer
    C. Chris Hinton
    Explanation
    In 1983, the Baltimore Colts traded John Elway and in return, they acquired Chris Hinton, who went on to become a future Pro Bowl offensive tackle.

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  • 14. 

    What team did the Indianapolis Colts lose to in the 1995 AFC Championship game?

    • A.

      Houston Oilers

    • B.

      Pittsburgh Steelers

    • C.

      Miami Dolphins

    • D.

      San Diego Chargers

    Correct Answer
    B. Pittsburgh Steelers
    Explanation
    In the 1995 AFC Championship game, the Indianapolis Colts lost to the Pittsburgh Steelers.

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  • 15. 

    What team defeated the Indianapolis Colts in a wild-card playoff game in 2000?

    • A.

      San Diego Chargers

    • B.

      Miami Dolphins

    • C.

      New York Jets

    • D.

      Jacksonville Jaguars

    Correct Answer
    B. Miami Dolphins
    Explanation
    In the wild-card playoff game in 2000, the Miami Dolphins defeated the Indianapolis Colts.

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