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  • 1. 

    D.J. Hackett was placed on injured reserve in his rookie NFL season because of which body part?

    • A.

      Shoulder

    • B.

      Neck

    • C.

      Hip

    • D.

      Foot

    Correct Answer
    C. Hip
    Explanation
    D.J. Hackett was placed on injured reserve in his rookie NFL season due to a hip injury. This injury must have been severe enough to prevent him from continuing to play, leading the team to place him on injured reserve.

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  • 2. 

    In 2007, Renardo Foster replaced what injured Atlanta Falcons lineman in his first NFL action?

    • A.

      Justin Blalock

    • B.

      Todd Weiner

    • C.

      Kynan Forney

    • D.

      Wayne Gandy

    Correct Answer
    D. Wayne Gandy
    Explanation
    Renardo Foster replaced Wayne Gandy, an injured Atlanta Falcons lineman, in his first NFL action in 2007.

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  • 3. 

    What other family member of Terrence Holt's has played in the NFL?

    • A.

      His Cousin, Levi Brown

    • B.

      His Brother, Torry Holt

    • C.

      His Father, Lawrence Holt

    • D.

      His Uncle, David Holt

    Correct Answer
    B. His Brother, Torry Holt
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Terrence Holt's brother, Torry Holt, has played in the NFL. This implies that Terrence Holt comes from a family with a football background, as his brother has played in the professional league.

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  • 4. 

    NFL player Legedu Naanee has played which versatile position?

    • A.

      H-Back

    • B.

      Z-Back

    • C.

      A-Back

    • D.

      L-Back

    Correct Answer
    A. H-Back
    Explanation
    Legedu Naanee has played the H-Back position in the NFL. The H-Back is a versatile position that combines the roles of a fullback and a tight end. Players in this position are responsible for blocking, catching passes, and occasionally running the ball. Naanee's experience and skills make him a suitable fit for this versatile position.

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  • 5. 

    Which NFL award did Kendrell Bell win in 2001?

    • A.

      Special Teams Rookie Of The Year

    • B.

      Defensive Rookie Of The Year

    • C.

      Offensive Rookie Of The Year

    • D.

      Player Of The Year

    Correct Answer
    B. Defensive Rookie Of The Year
    Explanation
    In 2001, Kendrell Bell won the Defensive Rookie Of The Year award in the NFL. This award is given to the most outstanding defensive player in their first year in the league. Bell's exceptional performance and impact on the defensive side of the game earned him this prestigious recognition.

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  • 6. 

    NFL player Kendall Simmons is from the same hometown as what famous author?

    • A.

      Ken Burns

    • B.

      Robert Irvine

    • C.

      John Grisham

    • D.

      Ann Rice

    Correct Answer
    C. John Grisham
    Explanation
    Kendall Simmons, an NFL player, is from the same hometown as John Grisham, a famous author. This suggests that both individuals share a common place of origin.

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  • 7. 

    Who is Renaldo Hill's brother, who has also played with the Miami Dolphins?

    • A.

      Ray Hill

    • B.

      James Hill

    • C.

      Jermone Hill

    • D.

      Scott Hill

    Correct Answer
    A. Ray Hill
    Explanation
    Renaldo Hill's brother, Ray Hill, has also played with the Miami Dolphins.

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  • 8. 

    What has Dewayne White stated he would like to do following his career in football?

    • A.

      Invent Something

    • B.

      Own A Real Estate Business

    • C.

      Go Back To School

    • D.

      Write A Book

    Correct Answer
    B. Own A Real Estate Business
    Explanation
    Dewayne White has expressed his desire to own a real estate business after his football career. This suggests that he has an interest in the real estate industry and sees it as a potential avenue for his post-football endeavors.

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  • 9. 

    How many career high starts did Dylan Gandy have for the Indianapolis Colts in 2006?

    • A.

      14 Starts

    • B.

      11 Starts

    • C.

      7 Starts

    • D.

      5 Starts

    Correct Answer
    B. 11 Starts
    Explanation
    In 2006, Dylan Gandy had a total of 11 career high starts for the Indianapolis Colts.

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  • 10. 

    In 2006, Kenneth Pettway was activated by the Jacksonville Jaguars for how many games?

    • A.

      12 Games

    • B.

      Five Games

    • C.

      Two Games

    • D.

      Eight Games

    Correct Answer
    D. Eight Games
    Explanation
    Kenneth Pettway was activated by the Jacksonville Jaguars for eight games in 2006.

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  • 11. 

    The NFL's Bryce Fisher spent two years on active duty in which branch of the United States military?

    • A.

      Marines

    • B.

      Air Force

    • C.

      Army

    • D.

      Navy

    Correct Answer
    B. Air Force
    Explanation
    Bryce Fisher spent two years on active duty in the Air Force.

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  • 12. 

    When in 2006 was Donte Whitner named NFL Defensive Rookie of the Month?

    • A.

      December

    • B.

      November

    • C.

      September

    • D.

      October

    Correct Answer
    C. September
    Explanation
    Donte Whitner was named NFL Defensive Rookie of the Month in September 2006.

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  • 13. 

    In 2006, Tarvaris Jackson was the first rookie quarterback starter for Minnesota in how long?

    • A.

      19 Years

    • B.

      8 Years

    • C.

      30 Years

    • D.

      42 Years

    Correct Answer
    C. 30 Years
    Explanation
    Tarvaris Jackson being the first rookie quarterback starter for Minnesota in 2006 after a span of 30 years suggests that the team had not started a rookie quarterback since 1976. This indicates that the team had relied on more experienced quarterbacks for a significant period before giving a rookie the opportunity to start in 2006.

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  • 14. 

    In 2007, Samson Satele became the first Miami Dolphins rookie to start at center since what year?

    • A.

      1993

    • B.

      1989

    • C.

      1968

    • D.

      1977

    Correct Answer
    B. 1989
    Explanation
    Samson Satele became the first Miami Dolphins rookie to start at center since 1989. This means that no rookie had started at center for the Dolphins between 1989 and 2007.

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  • 15. 

    In 1998, Ephraim Salaam became what number player in NFL history to start 19 games in a rookie season?

    • A.

      Second

    • B.

      10th

    • C.

      Seventh

    • D.

      Fourth

    Correct Answer
    D. Fourth
    Explanation
    Ephraim Salaam became the fourth player in NFL history to start 19 games in a rookie season. This means that only three other players before him were able to achieve this feat.

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