Football Trivia and Answers

Challenge yourself with a Football Trivia Quiz!

Medium

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

Show Answer

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.

VeryHard

Which Super Bowl had the most points ever scored?

Show Answer

Answer: Super Bowl XXIX
Super Bowl XXIX, played in 1995 between the San Francisco 49ers and San Diego Chargers, featured the two teams scoring a combined 75 points, with the 49ers emerging victorious by a score of 49 to 26.

VeryHard

Which player is the all-time rushing leaders of the California Golden Bears yet played only one season in the NFL?

Show Answer

Answer: Russell White
Despite being one of the greatest players in the history of the University of Berkley, California Golden Bears, Russell White only played a single season in the NFL, which was 1993 with the Los Angeles Rams.

Easy

According to many Super Bowl MVPs, what is their preferred destination after winning the big game?

Show Answer

Answer: Disneyland
The phrase "I'm going to Disneyland" or "I'm going to Disney World" are a ubiquitous part of on-field Super Bowl celebrations.

Hard

Who is the only Hall of Fame quarterback that is left-handed?

Show Answer

Answer: Steve Young
Steve Young, who is best known for leading the San Francisco 49ers from 1987 to 1999, is the only leftie quarterback in the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

VeryHard

Who was the only person to have won a Super Bowl as a player, as an assistant coach and as a head coach?

Show Answer

Answer: Mike Ditka
Ditka won as a player with the Cowboys in 1971, assistant coach with the same club in 1972 and head coach of the Chicago Bears in 1985.

Easy

A touchdown is worth how many points in football?

Show Answer

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

How long is a football end zone?

Show Answer

Answer: 10 Yards
The two end zones are 10 yards each, thus making the total NFL field 120 yards in total.

VeryHard

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

Show Answer

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

How many divisions (i.e. NFC East) are there in the NFL?

Show Answer

Answer: 8
The NFL is made up of two conferences, each with four divisions. So there are eight divisions in total.



Other Categories


Feedback

Did we miss something? Is the answer wrong? Please, let us know about it through our feedback box


Subscribe to Newsletter

We'll send you weekly trivia and other fun stuff!


© TriviaQuestionsNow.com
Privacy Policy