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  • 1. 

    The first Denver loss of the 1997 season came at the hands of which opponent?

    • A.

      Miami Dolphins

    • B.

      Oakland Raiders

    • C.

      Pittsburgh Steelers

    • D.

      New York Giants

    Correct Answer
    B. Oakland Raiders
    Explanation
    In the 1997 season, the Denver Broncos suffered their first loss at the hands of the Oakland Raiders. This implies that Denver had been undefeated until that game, but the Raiders managed to defeat them.

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  • 2. 

    Who was Denver's leading rusher in the 1999 season?

    • A.

      Olandis Gary

    • B.

      Terrell Davis

    • C.

      Mike Anderson

    • D.

      Vaughn Hebron

    Correct Answer
    A. Olandis Gary
    Explanation
    Olandis Gary was Denver's leading rusher in the 1999 season. This can be inferred from the fact that he is listed as one of the options for the answer.

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  • 3. 

    How did the Buffalo Bills score their only touchdown to defeat the Denver Broncos in the 1991 AFC Championship Game?

    • A.

      Interception Return

    • B.

      Hail Mary Pass At End Of First Half

    • C.

      Fumble Return

    • D.

      Kickoff Return

    Correct Answer
    A. Interception Return
    Explanation
    The Buffalo Bills scored their only touchdown to defeat the Denver Broncos in the 1991 AFC Championship Game through an interception return. This means that a player from the Buffalo Bills intercepted a pass thrown by a Denver Broncos player and returned it for a touchdown.

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  • 4. 

    What quarterback filled in for most of the playing time while John Elway was injured for four and a half games in 1992?

    • A.

      Hugh Millen

    • B.

      Tommy Maddox

    • C.

      Gary Kubiak

    • D.

      Bill Musgrave

    Correct Answer
    B. Tommy Maddox
    Explanation
    Tommy Maddox is the correct answer because he filled in for most of the playing time while John Elway was injured for four and a half games in 1992.

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  • 5. 

    What team mauled the Broncos on "Monday Night Football" on Halloween 1988?

    • A.

      New Orleans Saints

    • B.

      Indianapolis Colts

    • C.

      Seattle Seahawks

    • D.

      Houston Oilers

    Correct Answer
    B. Indianapolis Colts
    Explanation
    The Indianapolis Colts mauled the Broncos on "Monday Night Football" on Halloween 1988.

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  • 6. 

    While John Elway was on the team, what season did Denver finish with its worst record?

    • A.

      1990

    • B.

      1985

    • C.

      1994

    • D.

      1995

    Correct Answer
    A. 1990
    Explanation
    During the 1990 season, Denver finished with its worst record.

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  • 7. 

    What team knocked Denver out of the playoffs in the 1993 Wildcard Round?

    • A.

      Buffalo Bills

    • B.

      Cleveland Browns

    • C.

      Los Angeles Raiders

    • D.

      Kansas City Chiefs

    Correct Answer
    C. Los Angeles Raiders
    Explanation
    In the 1993 Wildcard Round of the playoffs, the team that knocked Denver out was the Los Angeles Raiders.

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  • 8. 

    Of these defensive backs who've worn the Orange & Blue, which was not a first-round draft pick of the Denver Broncos?

    • A.

      Steve Atwater

    • B.

      Willie Middlebrooks

    • C.

      Domonique Foxworth

    • D.

      Deltha O'Neal

    Correct Answer
    C. Domonique Foxworth
    Explanation
    Domonique Foxworth is the correct answer because he was not a first-round draft pick of the Denver Broncos. Steve Atwater was selected in the first round of the 1989 NFL Draft, Willie Middlebrooks was a first-round pick in 2001, and Deltha O'Neal was also a first-round pick in 2000. However, Domonique Foxworth was selected in the third round of the 2005 NFL Draft by the Denver Broncos.

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  • 9. 

    Against what team did Shannon Sharpe make his infamous call to the National Guard on the sidelines in front of the television cameras?

    • A.

      Oakland Raiders

    • B.

      New York Jets

    • C.

      Baltimore Ravens

    • D.

      New England Patriots

    Correct Answer
    D. New England Patriots
    Explanation
    Shannon Sharpe made his infamous call to the National Guard on the sidelines in front of the television cameras during a game against the New England Patriots.

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  • 10. 

    When the Broncos' new uniforms first came out in 1997, what was changed before the regular season began?

    • A.

      The Addition Of The Orange Stripe On The Side

    • B.

      The Style Of The Numbers

    • C.

      The Color Of The Facemask

    • D.

      The Color Of The Home Pants

    Correct Answer
    D. The Color Of The Home Pants
    Explanation
    The explanation for the correct answer is that before the regular season began, the change made to the Broncos' new uniforms in 1997 was the color of the home pants.

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  • 11. 

    Which team did the Denver Broncos not face during the 1989 post-season?

    • A.

      Buffalo Bills

    • B.

      Pittsburgh Steelers

    • C.

      Cleveland Browns

    • D.

      San Francisco 49ers

    Correct Answer
    A. Buffalo Bills
    Explanation
    The Denver Broncos did not face the Buffalo Bills during the 1989 post-season.

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  • 12. 

    In 1998, the Broncos ranked first in the NFL in what offensive category?

    • A.

      Total Points Scored

    • B.

      Total Yardage

    • C.

      Total Passing Yards

    • D.

      Total Rushing Touchdowns

    Correct Answer
    D. Total Rushing Touchdowns
    Explanation
    In 1998, the Broncos ranked first in the NFL in Total Rushing Touchdowns. This means that they scored the most touchdowns by running the ball into the end zone. This statistic shows the team's strength in their rushing game and their ability to effectively execute running plays to score touchdowns.

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  • 13. 

    In 1999, what was the AFC-leading average of yards per punt of Denver Broncos punter Tom Rouen?

    • A.

      44.9

    • B.

      43.5

    • C.

      48.2

    • D.

      46.5

    Correct Answer
    D. 46.5
    Explanation
    In 1999, the AFC-leading average of yards per punt of Denver Broncos punter Tom Rouen was 46.5.

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  • 14. 

    In 1999 what rookie led the Broncos in kickoff return yardage?

    • A.

      Travis McGriff

    • B.

      Anthony Lynn

    • C.

      Chris Doering

    • D.

      Chris Watson

    Correct Answer
    D. Chris Watson
    Explanation
    Chris Watson is the correct answer because he was a rookie in 1999 and led the Broncos in kickoff return yardage. This suggests that he was the most effective player in returning kickoffs for the team during that season.

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  • 15. 

    What percent of passes did quarterback Brian Griese complete for the 2000 Denver Broncos?

    • A.

      59.20%

    • B.

      55.90%

    • C.

      64.30%

    • D.

      61.80%

    Correct Answer
    C. 64.30%
    Explanation
    In the 2000 season, quarterback Brian Griese completed 64.30% of his passes for the Denver Broncos. This means that out of all the passes he attempted, 64.30% were successful and reached their intended target. Griese's completion percentage indicates his accuracy and effectiveness in delivering successful passes during that season.

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