Football Trivia and Answers

Football has a long, rich history which spans over a hundred years. And whether you are new to the sport or have been an avid fan for innumerable years, TriviaQN is here to pose a challenge to your knowledge base and along the way add even more knowledge to your playbook. So without further ado, we present to you our Football Trivia - a test worthy enough to make even John Madden proud!

Challenge yourself with a Football Trivia Quiz!

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The record for longest field goal in NFL history was set by Matt Prater in 2013. How many yards did the field goal cover?

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Answer: 64
Matt Prater amazingly kicked the ball for 64 yards in December 8th of that year against the Tennessee Titans.

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Who is the highest-paid player in terms of annual salary in NFL history?

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Answer: Aaron Rodgers
In 2018 Aaron Rodgers agreed to a 4-year/$134-million deal with the Green Bay Packers, which is an average of almost $34 million a year. On top of that he received a $58-million signing bonus"!

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"Reggie's Prayer" is a film starring with former NFL player?

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Answer: Reggie White
Reggie White's (1967-2004) illustrious career lasted for 15 seasons, and many football experts consider him to be the greatest defensive player of all-time.

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Before the introduction of plastic helmets, what were they made out of in the NFL?

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Answer: Leather
The NFL implemented its mandatory-helmet rule in 1943, and at that time leather was the standard material for their composition. However shortly after, in 1949, plastic helmets, which are still used today complemented with much-better technology, were introduced.

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Who is considered to be the biggest player to ever wear a Florida Gators' uniform?

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Answer: Max Starks
The University of Florida produced many great players, amongst them former Steelers' lineman Max Starks, who is 6-foot-8 and weighs in at 350 pounds.

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Murderous NFL player Aaron Hernandez formerly played for which team?

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Answer: New England Patriots
The infamous Aaron Hernandez was a member of the New England Patriots from 2010 'til 2012.

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What is the required amount of years a player must be out of high school before being eligible to play in the NFL?

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Answer: Three
The ensure mental and physical readiness, players must have left high school at least three years before being eligible to play in the NFL.

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Which NFL team's name was inspired by a famous writer?

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Answer: Baltimore Ravens
The Baltimore Ravens derived their name from Edgar Allan Poe's poem "the Raven" (1845). In fact, their three mascots are named "Edgar", "Allan" and "Poe".

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Which team won the first Super Bowl ever?

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Answer: Green Bay Packers
The Green Bay Packers won the first two Super Bowls, defeating the Kansas City Chiefs during the inaugural event in 1967.

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In American football, what is the position called of the player who snaps the ball to the quarterback?

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Answer: Center
The center is usually stationed directly in the middle of the offensive line, and it is his job to hand the ball to the quarterback.



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