Crisp Quiz On NFL - Miami Dolphins

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  • 1. 

    Which Dolphins guard was named to the Pro Bowl in 2012?

    • A.

      Cameron Wake

    • B.

      John Denney

    • C.

      Richie Incognito

    • D.

      Randy Starks

    Correct Answer
    C. Richie Incognito
    Explanation
    Richie Incognito was named to the Pro Bowl in 2012 as a guard for the Dolphins. He was recognized for his exceptional performance and skills during that season, earning him a spot in the prestigious Pro Bowl game. Incognito has been known for his physicality and aggressive playing style, making him a formidable presence on the offensive line.

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  • 2. 

    The Dolphins ended the 2012 season with a shutout loss against which divisional rival?

    • A.

      New England Patriots

    • B.

      New York Giants

    • C.

      Philadelphia Eagles

    • D.

      Carolina Panthers

    Correct Answer
    A. New England Patriots
    Explanation
    The Dolphins ended the 2012 season with a shutout loss against the New England Patriots, their divisional rival. This means that the Patriots did not allow the Dolphins to score any points in that game.

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  • 3. 

    Ryan Tannehill broke which quarterback's single-game rookie record for passing yards in 2012?

    • A.

      Dan Marino

    • B.

      Warren Moon

    • C.

      Terry Bradshaw

    • D.

      Joe Montana

    Correct Answer
    A. Dan Marino
    Explanation
    In 2012, Ryan Tannehill broke Dan Marino's single-game rookie record for passing yards.

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  • 4. 

    Which receiver broke a Dolphins record with 253 receiving yards in a game in 2012?

    • A.

      Richard Marshall

    • B.

      Patrick Brown

    • C.

      Jonathan Freeny

    • D.

      Brian Hartline

    Correct Answer
    D. Brian Hartline
    Explanation
    Brian Hartline broke a Dolphins record with 253 receiving yards in a game in 2012.

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  • 5. 

    Which Dolphins offensive lineman ended the 2012 season on injured reserve?

    • A.

      Jake Long

    • B.

      Brian Tyms

    • C.

      Ryan Tannehill

    • D.

      Daniel Thomas

    Correct Answer
    A. Jake Long
    Explanation
    Jake Long ended the 2012 season on injured reserve.

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  • 6. 

    Which running back did the Dolphins take in the 2012 NFL Draft?

    • A.

      Michael Egnew

    • B.

      Josh Kaddu

    • C.

      Lamar Miller

    • D.

      Kheeston Randall

    Correct Answer
    C. Lamar Miller
    Explanation
    The Dolphins took Lamar Miller in the 2012 NFL Draft.

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  • 7. 

    Which player did the Dolphins take in the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft?

    • A.

      Ryan Tannehill

    • B.

      Jonathan Martin

    • C.

      Olivier Vernon

    • D.

      Rishard Matthews

    Correct Answer
    A. Ryan Tannehill
    Explanation
    In the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft, the Dolphins selected Ryan Tannehill. This indicates that he was the player chosen by the Dolphins during that particular round of the draft.

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  • 8. 

    Prior to the 2012 season, the Dolphins traded away which wide receiver?

    • A.

      Brandon Marshall

    • B.

      Brian Hartline

    • C.

      Marlon Moore

    • D.

      Davone Bess

    Correct Answer
    A. Brandon Marshall
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Brandon Marshall. Prior to the 2012 season, the Dolphins traded away Brandon Marshall.

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  • 9. 

    2011 was the Dolphins' last season under which head coach?

    • A.

      Chris Palmer

    • B.

      Tony Sparano

    • C.

      Wade Phillips

    • D.

      Tom Coughlin

    Correct Answer
    B. Tony Sparano
    Explanation
    In 2011, Tony Sparano was the head coach for the Dolphins. This means that it was his last season coaching the team.

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  • 10. 

    Which quarterback was a Dolphins offensive captain for the 2011 season?

    • A.

      Chad Henne

    • B.

      Jake Long

    • C.

      Yeremiah Bell

    • D.

      Karlos Dansby

    Correct Answer
    A. Chad Henne
    Explanation
    Chad Henne was a Dolphins offensive captain for the 2011 season.

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  • 11. 

    Which Dolphins player announced his retirement in 2011?

    • A.

      Jake Long

    • B.

      Brandon Marshall

    • C.

      Jason Taylor

    • D.

      Reggie Bush

    Correct Answer
    C. Jason Taylor
    Explanation
    Jason Taylor announced his retirement in 2011. He was a player for the Miami Dolphins, playing as a defensive end and linebacker. Taylor had a successful career, spending the majority of his time with the Dolphins, and was known for his exceptional skills and contributions to the team. After retiring, Taylor went on to be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2017.

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  • 12. 

    Who was the Dolphins' starter at quarterback in 2011 after Chad Henne was injured?

    • A.

      J.P. Losman

    • B.

      Daniel Thomas

    • C.

      Ryan Tannehill

    • D.

      Matt Moore

    Correct Answer
    D. Matt Moore
    Explanation
    After Chad Henne was injured in 2011, the Dolphins' starter at quarterback was Matt Moore.

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  • 13. 

    Which Dolphins player had over 1000 rushing yards in 2011?

    • A.

      Steve Slaton

    • B.

      Chad Henne

    • C.

      Daniel Thomas

    • D.

      Reggie Bush

    Correct Answer
    D. Reggie Bush
    Explanation
    Reggie Bush is the correct answer because he was the only Dolphins player in 2011 to have over 1000 rushing yards. Steve Slaton, Chad Henne, and Daniel Thomas did not achieve this milestone in that season.

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  • 14. 

    Which Dolphins player made the Pro Bowl in 2011 after accumulating 1214 receiving yards?

    • A.

      Larry Johnson

    • B.

      Jeron Mastrud

    • C.

      Lex Hilliard

    • D.

      Brandon Marshall

    Correct Answer
    D. Brandon Marshall
    Explanation
    Brandon Marshall is the correct answer because he is the only player listed who made the Pro Bowl in 2011 and accumulated 1214 receiving yards. Larry Johnson, Jeron Mastrud, and Lex Hilliard did not achieve these statistics or receive the same recognition.

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  • 15. 

    Vontae Davis led the Dolphins in what category in 2011?

    • A.

      Interceptions

    • B.

      Forced Fumbles

    • C.

      Tackles

    • D.

      Sacks

    Correct Answer
    A. Interceptions
    Explanation
    In 2011, Vontae Davis led the Dolphins in the category of interceptions. This means that he had the highest number of interceptions among all the players on the team during that season. Interceptions occur when a defensive player catches a pass intended for an offensive player, thus giving possession of the ball to their own team. By leading in interceptions, Davis demonstrated his skill in reading the opposing team's plays and making crucial defensive plays for the Dolphins.

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