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!

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.

Easy

In what state is the NFL's Pro Bowl played in annually?

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Answer: Hawaii
Since 1980 every Pro Bowl has been played at the Aloha Stadium in Honolulu, Hawaii.

Hard

In what round of the NFL draft was quarterback Tom Brady selected in?

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Answer: 6th
Suffice to say Tom Brady has exceeded expectations after being chosen with the 199th pick in the 6th round of the 2000 NFL Draft.

VeryHard

Which player was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame at a younger age than anyone else?

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Answer: Gale Sayers
Gale Sayers, aka the "Kansas Comet", was inducted in 1977 at the age of 34, which is a NFL record.

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
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.

Medium

Who was the NFL's 2016 Offensive Rookie of the Year?

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Answer: Dak Prescott
In 2016 the Offensive ROTY Award went to Dak Prescott, the quarterback who led the Dallas Cowboys to the NFC East title.

Medium

Who is the winningest coach in NFL history?

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Answer: Don Shula
Don Shula, who is known primarily for coaching the Miami Dolphins from 1970 to 1995, has won 347 games during his 32-year career.

VeryHard

The Nordstrom family formerly owned which NBA team?

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Answer: Seattle Seahawks
The Nordstrom family of Nordstrom department stores owned the Seahawks from 1974 to 1988.

Medium

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.

Hard

In what state is the Pro Football Hall of Fame located?

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Answer: Ohio
The Pro Football Hall of Fame resides in Canton, Ohio.



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