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  • 1. 

    How tall is QB Doug Flutie?

    • A.

      6 Foot

    • B.

      5 Foot 10 Inches

    • C.

      5 Foot 5 Inches

    • D.

      5 Foot 8 Inches

    Correct Answer
    B. 5 Foot 10 Inches
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 5 Foot 10 Inches. This indicates that QB Doug Flutie is 5 feet and 10 inches tall.

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  • 2. 

    Which NFL team did not have a 1,000-yard rusher in 2001?

    • A.

      Patriots

    • B.

      Colts

    • C.

      Bills

    • D.

      Steelers

    Correct Answer
    C. Bills
    Explanation
    In 2001, the Buffalo Bills did not have a 1,000-yard rusher. This means that none of their running backs were able to accumulate 1,000 rushing yards throughout the season.

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  • 3. 

    Which NFL rusher had the most rushing TD's in 2001?

    • A.

      Shaun Alexander

    • B.

      Antowain Smith

    • C.

      Mike Alstott

    • D.

      Anthony Thomas

    Correct Answer
    A. Shaun Alexander
    Explanation
    Shaun Alexander had the most rushing touchdowns in the NFL in 2001.

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  • 4. 

    In 1998, who leads the NFL in rushing?

    • A.

      Edgerrin James

    • B.

      Terrell Davis

    • C.

      Stephen Davis

    • D.

      Barry Sanders

    Correct Answer
    B. Terrell Davis
    Explanation
    Terrell Davis is the correct answer because in 1998, he led the NFL in rushing. He had an exceptional season, rushing for 2,008 yards and scoring 21 touchdowns. Davis played for the Denver Broncos and was a key player in their Super Bowl victories. He was known for his powerful running style and ability to break tackles, making him one of the top running backs of his time.

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  • 5. 

    Who lead the AFC in rushing in 1997?

    • A.

      Curtis Martin

    • B.

      Edgerrin James

    • C.

      Thurman Thomas

    • D.

      Terrell Davis

    Correct Answer
    D. Terrell Davis
    Explanation
    Terrell Davis led the AFC in rushing in 1997.

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  • 6. 

    Which NFL great rushed for 2,008 yards in 1998?

    • A.

      Emmitt Smith

    • B.

      Curtis Martin

    • C.

      Edgerrin James

    • D.

      Terrell Davis

    Correct Answer
    D. Terrell Davis
    Explanation
    Terrell Davis is the correct answer because he rushed for 2,008 yards in 1998. This accomplishment made him the fourth player in NFL history to reach the 2,000-yard milestone in a single season. Davis was a running back for the Denver Broncos and had an exceptional season in 1998, which contributed to the team's success.

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  • 7. 

    What NFC running back rushed for 1,432 yards in 2001?

    • A.

      Barry Sanders

    • B.

      Emmitt Smith

    • C.

      Robert Smith

    • D.

      Stephen Davis

    Correct Answer
    D. Stephen Davis
    Explanation
    In 2001, Stephen Davis rushed for 1,432 yards as an NFC running back.

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  • 8. 

    What rookie led the NFC in rushing in 1989?

    • A.

      Charles White

    • B.

      Terrell Davis

    • C.

      Barry Sanders

    • D.

      Herschel Walker

    Correct Answer
    C. Barry Sanders
    Explanation
    Barry Sanders is the correct answer because he led the NFC in rushing in 1989. He had an exceptional season, rushing for a total of 1,470 yards and 14 touchdowns. Sanders showcased his incredible speed, agility, and elusiveness, making him a dominant force on the field. His remarkable performance earned him the NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year award and set the stage for his successful career as one of the greatest running backs in NFL history.

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  • 9. 

    What was the last year Barry Sanders led the NFL in rushing yards?

    • A.

      1988

    • B.

      1989

    • C.

      2000

    • D.

      1997

    Correct Answer
    D. 1997
    Explanation
    Barry Sanders led the NFL in rushing yards in 1997. This means that he had the highest number of rushing yards among all players in the league during that particular season.

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  • 10. 

    What team did Barry Foster rush for in 1992?

    • A.

      Cowboys

    • B.

      Lions

    • C.

      Steelers

    • D.

      Jets

    Correct Answer
    C. Steelers
    Explanation
    Barry Foster rushed for the Steelers in 1992.

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  • 11. 

    Who led the NFL in rushing yards in 1988?

    • A.

      Barry Sanders

    • B.

      Terrell Davis

    • C.

      Eric Dickerson

    • D.

      Stephen Davis

    Correct Answer
    C. Eric Dickerson
    Explanation
    Eric Dickerson led the NFL in rushing yards in 1988.

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  • 12. 

    Who led the NFL in rushing yards in 1978, 1979 and 1980?

    • A.

      Barry Sanders

    • B.

      Curt Warner

    • C.

      Eric Dickerson

    • D.

      Earl Campbell

    Correct Answer
    D. Earl Campbell
    Explanation
    Earl Campbell led the NFL in rushing yards in 1978, 1979, and 1980. This means that during these three years, Campbell gained more rushing yards than any other player in the NFL.

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  • 13. 

    Who led the NFL in rushing yards in 1957 and 1958?

    • A.

      Joe Perry

    • B.

      Gale Sayers

    • C.

      Leroy Kelly

    • D.

      Jim Brown

    Correct Answer
    D. Jim Brown
    Explanation
    Jim Brown led the NFL in rushing yards in 1957 and 1958.

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  • 14. 

    What team did Floyd Little rush for in 1970 and 1971?

    • A.

      Denver

    • B.

      Dallas

    • C.

      Kansas City

    • D.

      Oakland

    Correct Answer
    A. Denver
    Explanation
    In 1970 and 1971, Floyd Little rushed for the Denver team.

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  • 15. 

    Who led the NFL in rushing yards in 1977?

    • A.

      O.J. Simpson

    • B.

      Charles White

    • C.

      Eric Dickerson

    • D.

      Walter Payton

    Correct Answer
    D. Walter Payton
    Explanation
    Walter Payton led the NFL in rushing yards in 1977. This information is well-known and documented in the history of the NFL. Payton was a legendary running back who played for the Chicago Bears and was known for his exceptional skills and ability to gain yards on the ground. He had a successful career and is considered one of the greatest running backs in NFL history.

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  • 16. 

    Who led the NFL in touchdowns in 2001?

    • A.

      Edgerrin James

    • B.

      Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

    • C.

      Marshall Faulk

    • D.

      Curtis Martin

    Correct Answer
    C. Marshall Faulk
    Explanation
    Marshall Faulk led the NFL in touchdowns in 2001.

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  • 17. 

    Who led the NFL in touchdowns in 2000?

    • A.

      Randy Moss

    • B.

      Carl Pickens

    • C.

      Marshall Faulk

    • D.

      Shaun Alexander

    Correct Answer
    C. Marshall Faulk
    Explanation
    Marshall Faulk led the NFL in touchdowns in 2000.

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  • 18. 

    Which player accounted for 23 NFL touchdowns in 1998?

    • A.

      Terrell Davis

    • B.

      Marcus Allen

    • C.

      Emmitt Smith

    • D.

      Natrone Means

    Correct Answer
    A. Terrell Davis
    Explanation
    Terrell Davis is the correct answer because he accounted for 23 NFL touchdowns in 1998. This means that he was responsible for scoring 23 touchdowns during that season.

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  • 19. 

    What team did Chuck Foreman star on in the NFL?

    • A.

      Jets

    • B.

      Vikings

    • C.

      Lions

    • D.

      Bills

    Correct Answer
    B. Vikings
    Explanation
    Chuck Foreman starred on the Minnesota Vikings in the NFL.

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  • 20. 

    What team did Cliff Branch star on in the NFL?

    • A.

      Chiefs

    • B.

      Raiders

    • C.

      Cowboys

    • D.

      Jets

    Correct Answer
    B. Raiders
    Explanation
    Cliff Branch starred on the Raiders in the NFL.

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  • 21. 

    What NFL team did Marshall Faulk play on in 1994?

    • A.

      Colts

    • B.

      Jets

    • C.

      Lions

    • D.

      Rams

    Correct Answer
    A. Colts
    Explanation
    In 1994, Marshall Faulk played for the Colts.

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  • 22. 

    What NFL team did Kareem Abdul-Jabbar play on in 1997?

    • A.

      Dolphins

    • B.

      Packers

    • C.

      Lions

    • D.

      Jets

    Correct Answer
    A. Dolphins
    Explanation
    In 1997, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar played for the Dolphins.

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  • 23. 

    What NFL rookie rushed for 15 touchdowns in 1988?

    • A.

      Emmitt Smith

    • B.

      Johnny Hector

    • C.

      Ickey Woods

    • D.

      Joe Morris

    Correct Answer
    C. Ickey Woods
    Explanation
    In 1988, Ickey Woods, an NFL rookie, rushed for 15 touchdowns.

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  • 24. 

    What NFL team did Billy Sims start for in 1980?

    • A.

      Bears

    • B.

      Oilers

    • C.

      Jets

    • D.

      Lions

    Correct Answer
    D. Lions
    Explanation
    In 1980, Billy Sims started for the Detroit Lions in the NFL.

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  • 25. 

    What NFL team scored the most points in 1998?

    • A.

      Rams

    • B.

      Bucs

    • C.

      Bills

    • D.

      Vikings

    Correct Answer
    D. Vikings
    Explanation
    The Minnesota Vikings scored the most points in the NFL in 1998.

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  • 26. 

    What 2002 NFL team featured Arturo Freeman and Chris Chambers?

    • A.

      Lions

    • B.

      Bills

    • C.

      Dolphins

    • D.

      Jets

    Correct Answer
    C. Dolphins
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Dolphins. In 2002, the Dolphins had Arturo Freeman and Chris Chambers on their team. These players were part of the Dolphins roster during that season.

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  • 27. 

    What position does Zach Taylor play in the NFL?

    • A.

      Corner Back

    • B.

      Running Back

    • C.

      Middle Linebacker

    • D.

      Tight End

    Correct Answer
    C. Middle Linebacker
  • 28. 

    Which NFL teams had 14 or more wins in 1998?

    • A.

      Atlanta, Minnesota, NY Jets

    • B.

      Atlanta, Denver, Tampa Bay

    • C.

      Atlanta, Denver, Minnesota

    • D.

      Denver, Green Bay, St. Louis

    Correct Answer
    C. Atlanta, Denver, Minnesota
    Explanation
    In 1998, Atlanta, Denver, and Minnesota were the NFL teams that had 14 or more wins.

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  • 29. 

    What QB was selected in the first round of the 1992 Draft by the Denver Broncos?

    • A.

      Trent Green

    • B.

      Elvis Grbac

    • C.

      Tommy Maddox

    • D.

      Heath Shuler

    Correct Answer
    C. Tommy Maddox
    Explanation
    Tommy Maddox was selected in the first round of the 1992 Draft by the Denver Broncos.

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  • 30. 

    NFL Hall of Fame player Tommy McDonald played at which college?

    • A.

      Notre Dame

    • B.

      Prairie View A&M

    • C.

      Jackson State

    • D.

      Oklahoma

    Correct Answer
    D. Oklahoma
    Explanation
    Tommy McDonald, a NFL Hall of Fame player, played college football at the University of Oklahoma.

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