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  • 1. 

    In 2012, the Steelers set an NFL record with how many games decided on the last play?

    • A.

      7

    • B.

      8

    • C.

      5

    • D.

      6

    Correct Answer
    D. 6
    Explanation
    In 2012, the Steelers set an NFL record with 6 games decided on the last play. This means that in 6 different games that season, the outcome of the game was determined by a play that occurred in the final moments. This could include a game-winning field goal, a touchdown, or a defensive stop on the last play. The fact that the Steelers achieved this record highlights their ability to perform under pressure and their competitiveness in close games during that season.

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  • 2. 

    2012 was the Steelers' first non-winning season since which year?

    • A.

      2007

    • B.

      2006

    • C.

      2004

    • D.

      2005

    Correct Answer
    B. 2006
    Explanation
    The Steelers' first non-winning season since 2006 means that they had a winning season in every year from 2007 to 2011. Therefore, the correct answer is 2006, as it was the last year before their streak of winning seasons ended.

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  • 3. 

    Who led the Steelers with 10 receiving touchdowns in 2013?

    • A.

      Heath Miller

    • B.

      Emmanuel Sanders

    • C.

      Jerricho Cotchery

    • D.

      Antonio Brown

    Correct Answer
    C. Jerricho Cotchery
    Explanation
    Jerricho Cotchery led the Steelers with 10 receiving touchdowns in 2013.

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  • 4. 

    The Steelers missed the 2013 playoffs after which other team won their final game of the season?

    • A.

      Miami Dolphins

    • B.

      Baltimore Ravens

    • C.

      San Diego Chargers

    • D.

      Kansas City Chiefs

    Correct Answer
    C. San Diego Chargers
    Explanation
    The Steelers missed the 2013 playoffs, indicating that they did not win their final game of the season. Among the given options, the San Diego Chargers won their final game of the season, making them the team that won while the Steelers missed the playoffs.

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  • 5. 

    In the 2013 NFL Draft, the Steelers selected two players from which school?

    • A.

      Illinois

    • B.

      Florida

    • C.

      Georgia

    • D.

      Oklahoma

    Correct Answer
    D. Oklahoma
    Explanation
    In the 2013 NFL Draft, the Steelers selected two players from Oklahoma.

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  • 6. 

    Terry Bradshaw made the Billboard Hot 100 with a cover of a song by which country artist?

    • A.

      Hank Williams

    • B.

      Willie Nelson

    • C.

      Waylon Jennings

    • D.

      Johnny Cash

    Correct Answer
    A. Hank Williams
    Explanation
    Terry Bradshaw made the Billboard Hot 100 with a cover of a song by Hank Williams. This suggests that Terry Bradshaw recorded and released a version of a song originally performed by Hank Williams, which gained enough popularity to chart on the Billboard Hot 100.

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  • 7. 

    Hines Ward has a tattoo of which cartoon character on his arm?

    • A.

      Mighty Mouse

    • B.

      Tasmanian Devil

    • C.

      Secret Squirrel

    • D.

      Atom Ant

    Correct Answer
    A. Mighty Mouse
    Explanation
    Hines Ward has a tattoo of Mighty Mouse on his arm.

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  • 8. 

    In 2011, Franco Harris became co-owner of what female football team?

    • A.

      Pittsburgh Passion

    • B.

      Pittsburgh Pumas

    • C.

      Pittsburgh Power

    • D.

      Pittsburgh Punishers

    Correct Answer
    A. Pittsburgh Passion
    Explanation
    In 2011, Franco Harris became a co-owner of the Pittsburgh Passion, a female football team. This suggests that he acquired a stake in the team and became one of the owners.

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  • 9. 

    Lynn Swann was famously knocked out of the 1973 AFC Championship Game by which player's hit?

    • A.

      Jack Tatum

    • B.

      Phil Villapiano

    • C.

      George Atkinson

    • D.

      Ted Hendricks

    Correct Answer
    C. George Atkinson
    Explanation
    George Atkinson famously knocked Lynn Swann out of the 1973 AFC Championship Game with a hit.

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  • 10. 

    Jack Ham missed Super Bowl XIV after dislocated a toe against which team?

    • A.

      Houston Oilers

    • B.

      New York Jets

    • C.

      Baltimore Colts

    • D.

      Minnesota Vikings

    Correct Answer
    A. Houston Oilers
    Explanation
    Jack Ham missed Super Bowl XIV after dislocating a toe against the Houston Oilers.

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  • 11. 

    Which college football coach was Jack Lambert's teammate in college?

    • A.

      Steve Spurrier

    • B.

      Nick Saban

    • C.

      Pete Carroll

    • D.

      Les Miles

    Correct Answer
    B. Nick Saban
    Explanation
    Nick Saban was Jack Lambert's teammate in college.

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  • 12. 

    Troy Polamalu's uncle Kennedy was at one point the Running Backs Coach for which NFL team?

    • A.

      Tennessee Titans

    • B.

      Houston Texans

    • C.

      Jacksonville Jaguars

    • D.

      Carolina Panthers

    Correct Answer
    C. Jacksonville Jaguars
    Explanation
    Troy Polamalu's uncle Kennedy was at one point the Running Backs Coach for the Jacksonville Jaguars.

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  • 13. 

    Which college's football field was renamed for Chuck Noll in 2007?

    • A.

      St. Vincent's

    • B.

      Carlton

    • C.

      Duquesne

    • D.

      Slippery Rock

    Correct Answer
    A. St. Vincent's
    Explanation
    In 2007, the football field at St. Vincent's College was renamed in honor of Chuck Noll. This suggests that Chuck Noll had a significant impact or connection to St. Vincent's College, most likely through his involvement in football. It is possible that Chuck Noll was a former player or coach at St. Vincent's, or that he made substantial contributions to the college's football program.

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  • 14. 

    How many interceptions did Rod Woodson return for a touchdown in his career?

    • A.

      12

    • B.

      6

    • C.

      8

    • D.

      10

    Correct Answer
    A. 12
    Explanation
    Rod Woodson returned a total of 12 interceptions for touchdowns in his career. This means that on 12 occasions, when he intercepted the ball, he was able to successfully run it back into the end zone for a touchdown. This statistic showcases Woodson's exceptional skills as a defensive player, as returning an interception for a touchdown requires not only the ability to catch the ball but also the speed, agility, and strategic thinking to navigate through the opposing team's defense.

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  • 15. 

    What is Joe Greene's real first name?

    • A.

      Eric

    • B.

      Thomas

    • C.

      Charles

    • D.

      Roger

    Correct Answer
    C. Charles
    Explanation
    The question asks for Joe Greene's real first name. Among the given options, the correct answer is Charles.

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  • 16. 

    How many quarterbacks were selected before Ben Roethlisberger in the 2004 NFL Draft?

    • A.

      0

    • B.

      3

    • C.

      1

    • D.

      2

    Correct Answer
    D. 2
    Explanation
    In the 2004 NFL Draft, there were two quarterbacks selected before Ben Roethlisberger.

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  • 17. 

    What condition kept Steelers safety Ryan Clark out of a 2012 playoff game in Denver?

    • A.

      Nitrogen Narcosis

    • B.

      Fever

    • C.

      Migraine

    • D.

      Sickle Cell Trait

    Correct Answer
    D. Sickle Cell Trait
    Explanation
    Ryan Clark was kept out of the 2012 playoff game in Denver due to his sickle cell trait. Sickle cell trait is a genetic condition where red blood cells become sickle-shaped and can cause blockages in blood vessels, leading to pain and other complications. People with sickle cell trait are at risk of experiencing a sickle cell crisis, particularly at high altitudes with low oxygen levels, such as Denver. Therefore, to ensure his safety, Clark was unable to play in the game.

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  • 18. 

    What actress is the great-granddaughter of Pittsburgh Steelers founder, Art Rooney?

    • A.

      Kate Mara

    • B.

      Elle Fanning

    • C.

      Emma Watson

    • D.

      Emma Stone

    Correct Answer
    A. Kate Mara
    Explanation
    Kate Mara is the correct answer because she is the great-granddaughter of Art Rooney, who founded the Pittsburgh Steelers. This implies that Kate Mara's family has a strong connection to the football team, making her the correct choice in this question.

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