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!

Hard

During the entire 2017 season, Patriots' wide receiver Julian Edelman was sidelined with which type of injury?

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Answer: ACL
Julian suffered an anterior cruciate ligament or ACL injury, which affects a region behind the thigh.

Easy

A touchdown is worth how many points in football?

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Answer: 6
A touchdown is worth six points. Afterwards the scoring team has a chance to kick for an extra point or go for an extra two points from short yardage.

Medium

Which NFL legend also went on to win a season of "Dancing with the Stars"?

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Answer: Emmitt Smith
Peerless retired running back Emmitt Smith, alongside professional dancer Cheryl Burke, won season three of "Dancing with the Stars".

VeryHard

Paul D. Hubbard is the quarterback who is credited with inventing the modern huddle. What affliction did he suffer from?

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Answer: Deafness
Paul Hubbard (1871-1946) suffered from deafness. He created the huddle so that he can hear teammates better and hide plays from the defending squad.

Medium

Approximately how much does a NFL football weigh?

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Answer: 1 Pound
A NFL football weighs about 15 ounces or 1 pound.

Hard

Which player holds the record for playing the most games in NFL history primarily on offense?

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Answer: Jerry Rice
The immortal Jerry Rice, who played wide receiver, currently holds the record at 303 games, the most for a player who wasn't a kicker or punter.

Medium

Which NFL Hall of Famer's daughter played for the Bikini Basketball Association?

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Answer: Deion Sanders
Deion "Primetime" Sander's daughter, Deiondra, had a brief stint with the Bikini Basketball Association in 2013.

VeryHard

In what year did Vince Lombardi, the man whom the trophy awarded to the Super Bowl winners is named after, die?

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Answer: 1970
Former NFL player, coach and executive Vince Lombardi prematurely died of cancer at the age of 57 in 1970.

Medium

Retired NBA player Jason "White Chocolate" Williams was a high school basketball teammate of which Hall of Fame NFLer?

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Answer: Randy Moss
Legendary wide receiver Randy Moss was so talented athletically that apparently he could have pursued basketball as a career over football if he had so chose.

Medium

Who is the only NFL player to have also played in the MLB World Series?

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Answer: Deion Sanders
"Neon" Deion Sanders lost the World Series as a member of the Atlanta Braves but won the Super Bowl twice playing with the San Francisco 49ers and Dallas Cowboys.



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