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  • 1. 

    What 36-year-old signed with the New York Jets as a free agent during the 2008 off-season?

    • A.

      Eric Mangini

    • B.

      Tony Richardson

    • C.

      Brett Favre

    • D.

      Dustin Keller

    Correct Answer
    B. Tony Richardson
    Explanation
    Tony Richardson is the correct answer because he signed with the New York Jets as a free agent during the 2008 off-season. He was 36 years old at the time. Eric Mangini, Brett Favre, and Dustin Keller are not relevant to the question and did not sign with the New York Jets during the 2008 off-season.

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  • 2. 

    New York Jets coach Eric Mangini graduated from high school the same year as which of these Jets?

    • A.

      Kenyon Coleman

    • B.

      Vernon Gholston

    • C.

      Dustin Keller

    • D.

      Tony Richardson

    Correct Answer
    D. Tony Richardson
    Explanation
    Eric Mangini graduated from high school the same year as Tony Richardson.

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  • 3. 

    In a 2007 game against the New England Patriots, what New York Jet suffered rib and shoulder injuries?

    • A.

      Jonathan Vilma

    • B.

      Chad Pennington

    • C.

      Kellen Clemens

    • D.

      Pete Kendall

    Correct Answer
    C. Kellen Clemens
    Explanation
    Kellen Clemens suffered rib and shoulder injuries in a 2007 game against the New England Patriots.

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  • 4. 

    What New York Jet caught a career-high 41 passes in 2007?

    • A.

      Chris Baker

    • B.

      Bubba Franks

    • C.

      Brett Favre

    • D.

      Dustin Keller

    Correct Answer
    A. Chris Baker
    Explanation
    Chris Baker caught a career-high 41 passes in 2007 as a New York Jet.

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  • 5. 

    Newly acquired Brett Favre joined the New York Jets for their exhibition game in what city?

    • A.

      Atlanta

    • B.

      Detroit

    • C.

      San Diego

    • D.

      Cleveland

    Correct Answer
    D. Cleveland
    Explanation
    Brett Favre, after being acquired by the New York Jets, played in an exhibition game in Cleveland.

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  • 6. 

    New York Jets' Alan Faneca made the Pro Bowl how many times in his first ten seasons?

    • A.

      Four

    • B.

      Three

    • C.

      Ten

    • D.

      Seven

    Correct Answer
    D. Seven
    Explanation
    Alan Faneca made the Pro Bowl seven times in his first ten seasons with the New York Jets. This indicates that he was consistently recognized as one of the top players in the league during that time period. Making the Pro Bowl is a prestigious honor given to players who have performed exceptionally well throughout the season, as voted by fans, coaches, and players. Faneca's seven Pro Bowl selections highlight his talent and contributions to the Jets during those years.

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  • 7. 

    What 2008 New York Jet guard switched to right tackle late in the 2007 season?

    • A.

      Chad Pennington

    • B.

      Calvin Pace

    • C.

      Damien Woody

    • D.

      Kris Jenkins

    Correct Answer
    C. Damien Woody
    Explanation
    Damien Woody is the correct answer because he was a guard for the New York Jets in 2008 and he switched to right tackle late in the 2007 season. This information is not mentioned for any of the other options, making Damien Woody the only possible correct answer.

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  • 8. 

    Who resigned as the Jets director of football operations in 2001?

    • A.

      Herman Edwards

    • B.

      Bill Parcells

    • C.

      Richie Kotite

    • D.

      Al Groh

    Correct Answer
    B. Bill Parcells
    Explanation
    Bill Parcells resigned as the Jets director of football operations in 2001.

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  • 9. 

    Who was the unofficial mascot of the Jets in the 1990's?

    • A.

      Fireman Ed

    • B.

      Jetty

    • C.

      Fireman Fred

    • D.

      Jumbo

    Correct Answer
    A. Fireman Ed
    Explanation
    Fireman Ed was the unofficial mascot of the Jets in the 1990s. He gained popularity for leading the crowd in chants and wearing a fireman's helmet during games. His energetic and passionate support made him a recognizable figure among Jets fans during that time period. Jetty, Fireman Fred, and Jumbo are not associated with being the unofficial mascot of the Jets in the 1990s.

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  • 10. 

    In 2001, Jets QB Vinny Testaverde ended his streak with throwing how many passes without an interception?

    • A.

      175

    • B.

      33

    • C.

      68

    • D.

      55

    Correct Answer
    A. 175
    Explanation
    In 2001, Jets QB Vinny Testaverde ended his streak by throwing 175 passes without an interception. This means that for 175 consecutive passes, Testaverde did not throw the ball in a way that the opposing team was able to catch it. This is an impressive feat for a quarterback, as it shows his accuracy and decision-making skills in avoiding interceptions.

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  • 11. 

    Wayne Chrebet retired from the New York Jets in 2006 after how many years in the NFL?

    • A.

      12 Years

    • B.

      10 Years

    • C.

      11 Years

    • D.

      13 Years

    Correct Answer
    C. 11 Years
    Explanation
    Wayne Chrebet retired from the New York Jets in 2006 after 11 years in the NFL. This means that he played for the Jets for 11 seasons before deciding to retire.

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  • 12. 

    Which linebacker signed with the New York Jets in 2006 after four seasons with the Tennessee Titans?

    • A.

      Eric Barton

    • B.

      Brad Kassell

    • C.

      Matt Chatham

    • D.

      Victor Hobson

    Correct Answer
    B. Brad Kassell
    Explanation
    Brad Kassell signed with the New York Jets in 2006 after four seasons with the Tennessee Titans.

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  • 13. 

    Which cornerback was released by the Seattle Seahawks in 2006 and quickly picked up by the New York Jets?

    • A.

      Drew Coleman

    • B.

      Andre Dyson

    • C.

      David Barrett

    • D.

      Derrick Strait

    Correct Answer
    B. Andre Dyson
    Explanation
    Andre Dyson was released by the Seattle Seahawks in 2006 and quickly picked up by the New York Jets.

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  • 14. 

    Which veteran tight end did the New York Jets re-sign in 2006?

    • A.

      Chris Baker

    • B.

      James Dearth

    • C.

      Doug Jolley

    • D.

      Joel Dressen

    Correct Answer
    A. Chris Baker
    Explanation
    In 2006, the New York Jets re-signed Chris Baker, a veteran tight end.

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  • 15. 

    What Pittsburgh Steelers defensive end did the New York Jets sign In 2006?

    • A.

      Bryan Thomas

    • B.

      Dave Ball

    • C.

      Kimo Von Oelhoffen

    • D.

      Shaun Ellis

    Correct Answer
    C. Kimo Von Oelhoffen
    Explanation
    In 2006, the New York Jets signed Kimo Von Oelhoffen, a defensive end who previously played for the Pittsburgh Steelers.

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