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!

Easy

The NFL's final championship game between the AFC and NFC is known as what?

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Answer: Super Bowl
More information: The Super Bowl is the most-watched television program of the year in the United States, and the day it is held has the status of a quasi-holiday.

Medium

In high school football, how long is each quarter?

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Answer: 12 Minutes
More information: Unlike the NFL and college which has four 15-minute periods, high school quarters are a shorter length at 12 minutes.

Easy

During which year was male cheerleaders introduced to the NFL?

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Answer: 2018
More information: Male cheerleaders were first fielded in the NFL in 2018.

Easy

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

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Answer: Center
More information: 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.

Medium

Approximately how much does a NFL football weigh?

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

Hard

Which "Rocky" actor once played in the NFL?

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Answer: Carl Weathers
More information: Carl Weathers, who played the role of Apollo Creed in the "Rocky" franchise, actually was an undrafted played in the NFL from 1971 to 1974.

Easy

Which meat dish becomes particularly popular during the Super Bowl?

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Answer: Chicken Wings
More information: On average Americans eat about 1.3 billion chicken wings annually on Super Bowl Sunday!

Medium

What was the previous name of the NFL before it was changed to the National Football League?

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Answer: American Professional Football Association
More information: Formed in 1920, the American Professional Football Association (APFA) was the previous name of the NFL until 1922, when it was changed to its current name.

Easy

Which company owns the blimps which are mainstays at major football games?

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Answer: Goodyear
More information: Goodyear blimps could be spotted at sporting events across America since the 1960 Orange Bowl.

Hard

Which of the following NFL teams does not play in its home city?

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Answer: Dallas Cowboys
More information: The Cowboys do not actually play in Dallas but at AT&T Stadium in nearby Arlington, Texas.



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