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#1 The Gipper

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Posted 28 August 2012 - 02:34 PM

Here is this week's trivia:

1. How many games are played in an NFL season?


2. Name the 5 largest college football stadiums (by official capacity)


3. Name the 5 largest NFL football stadiums (by official capacity)


4. Besides the 31 home fields of the 32 NFL teams (Jets/Giants share), there are 4 other "official" NFL stadiums used for various purposes. Name the 4.


5. Only 2 players ever played in parts of 4 decades in NFL history. Name those two players.


6. What player hold the NFL record in scoring the most TDs in a season the most times in his career?


7. What player holds the NFL record for scoring a rushing TD in the most number of seasons in his career?


8. Which 2 QBs share the NFL record for the most seasons leading the league in passer rating?


9. A "perfect score" in the passer rating system is like 158.3. Which player holds the NFL record for the most games in which he had a 150.0 or better passer rating?


10. Only 3 QBs have ever thrown 7 TD passes in a game. Name the three QBs.


11. Which team won the most consecutive postseason games?


12. Kind of a bookend question with #1: Which 5 colleges have sent to most players to play in the NFL?


Bonus: Name those franchises that have won championships in 2 different cities.
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Posted 28 August 2012 - 02:44 PM

1.256
2. Michigan, Ohio State, Tennessee, Alabama, Texas
5. Morten Anderson
Bonus: Rams and Colts
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Posted 29 August 2012 - 09:28 AM

1.256 Check
2. Michigan, Ohio State, Tennessee, Alabama, Texas 4 of the 5 correct
5. Morten Anderson NO
Bonus: Rams and Colts Both correct, but there are more.


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Posted 29 August 2012 - 12:11 PM

quote name='The Gipper' timestamp='1346182452' post='300168']
Here is this week's trivia:

1. How many games are played in an NFL season?


2. Name the 5 largest college football stadiums (by official capacity)
MIchigan, OSU, Bama, USC, Penn State

3. Name the 5 largest NFL football stadiums (by official capacity)
Dallas, Washington, San Fransisco, New England, Baltimore

4. Besides the 31 home fields of the 32 NFL teams (Jets/Giants share), there are 4 other "official" NFL stadiums used for various purposes. Name the 4.
Vikings, Raiders, Dolphins, Saints

5. Only 2 players ever played in parts of 4 decades in NFL history. Name those two players.


6. What player hold the NFL record in scoring the most TDs in a season the most times in his career?
Rice

7. What player holds the NFL record for scoring a rushing TD in the most number of seasons in his career?
Tomlinson

8. Which 2 QBs share the NFL record for the most seasons leading the league in passer rating?
Drew Brees and Elway

9. A "perfect score" in the passer rating system is like 158.3. Which player holds the NFL record for the most games in which he had a 150.0 or better passer rating?
Elway

10. Only 3 QBs have ever thrown 7 TD passes in a game. Name the three QBs.

Colt McCoy, Charlie Frye and Tim Couch
11. Which team won the most consecutive postseason games?
New England not that long ago

12. Kind of a bookend question with #1: Which 5 colleges have sent to most players to play in the NFL?
OSU, Miami, Michican, USC , and Bama

Bonus: Name those franchises that have won championships in 2 different cities.
Colts and Raiders
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Posted 29 August 2012 - 04:03 PM

Here is this week's trivia:

1. How many games are played in an NFL season?


2. Name the 5 largest college football stadiums (by official capacity)
MIchigan, OSU, Bama, USC, Penn State
4 of the 5...not the LA Coliseum, but you did get Penn St.

3. Name the 5 largest NFL football stadiums (by official capacity)
Dallas, Washington, San Fransisco, New England, Baltimore
Only Dallas and Washington correct.

4. Besides the 31 home fields of the 32 NFL teams (Jets/Giants share), there are 4 other "official" NFL stadiums used for various purposes. Name the 4.
Vikings, Raiders, Dolphins, Saints
No, you are apparently missing the point. Need the names of Stadiums.

5. Only 2 players ever played in parts of 4 decades in NFL history. Name those two players.


6. What player hold the NFL record in scoring the most TDs in a season the most times in his career?
Rice
No, but good guess. Hint: think Wide Receiver.

7. What player holds the NFL record for scoring a rushing TD in the most number of seasons in his career?
Tomlinson
NO

8. Which 2 QBs share the NFL record for the most seasons leading the league in passer rating?
Drew Brees and Elway
Nope, neither.

9. A "perfect score" in the passer rating system is like 158.3. Which player holds the NFL record for the most games in which he had a 150.0 or better passer rating?
Elway
No...but hint: This guy did play for the Broncos.

10. Only 3 QBs have ever thrown 7 TD passes in a game. Name the three QBs.

Colt McCoy, Charlie Frye and Tim Couch Probably not even in college or HS.
11. Which team won the most consecutive postseason games?
New England not that long ago
Check

12. Kind of a bookend question with #1: Which 5 colleges have sent to most players to play in the NFL?
OSU, Miami, Michican, USC , and Bama
Three of 5. Not Miami, not Bama

Bonus: Name those franchises that have won championships in 2 different cities.
Colts and Raiders. Those are two. There are others.
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Posted 31 August 2012 - 02:23 PM

Here is this week's trivia:

Answers:

1. How many games are played in an NFL season?

256


2. Name the 5 largest college football stadiums (by official capacity)

Michigan Stad. 109,901
Beaver Stad. 107,282 Penn St.
Neyland Stad. 102,455
Ohio Stad. 102,329
Bryant Denny Stad. 101,821

The next 5 are: Texas Stadium, Rose Bowl, LA Coliseum, Sanford Stad./Georgia, Tiger Stad./LSU)



3. Name the 5 largest NFL football stadiums (by official capacity)
MetLife Stad. 82,566 Giants/Jets
FedEx Field 82,000 Redskins
Cowboys Stad. 80,000
Arrowhead Stad. 79,101 Chiefs
Everbank Field 76,867 Jags



4. Besides the 31 home fields of the 32 NFL teams (Jets/Giants share), there are 4 other "official" NFL stadiums used for various purposes. Name the 4.
The Rogers Centre fka Skydome Toronto Bills home for 1 game per year
Wembly Stad. London, home of the International Series
Aloha Stadium, home of the Pro Bowl....if they still hold it.
Fawcett Stadium, Canton, home of the Hall of Fame Game
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5. Only 2 players ever played in parts of 4 decades in NFL history. Name those two players.
George Blanda 40s/50s/60s/70s
John Carney 80s/90s/00s/10s


6. What player hold the NFL record in scoring the most TDs in a season the most times in his career?
Don Hutson led the NFL in TDs 9 years (Jim Brown 8)


7. What player holds the NFL record for scoring a rushing TD in the most number of seasons in his career?
Marcus Allen scored a rushing TD in 16 NFL seasons


8. Which 2 QBs share the NFL record for the most seasons leading the league in passer rating?
Steve Young and Sammy Baugh led the league 6 times in passer rating. (Yes, they can go back and apply that stat before it was invented)

9. A "perfect score" in the passer rating system is like 158.3. Which player holds the NFL record for the most games in which he had a 150.0 or better passer rating?

Craig Morton had 8 games of 150.0 or over in his career. Surprised? Me too.


10. Only 3 QBs have ever thrown 7 TD passes in a game. Name the three QBs.

Joe Kapp, Y.A. Tittle, George Blanda


11. Which team won the most consecutive postseason games?

Patriots from 2001 to 2005 won 10 straight games. Streak broken by Broncos


12. Kind of a bookend question with #1: Which 5 colleges have sent to most players to play in the NFL?
Notre Dame 513
USC 438
Ohio St. 378
Michigan 348
Penn St. 325

Next 5: Nebraska, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Pitt, Miami


Bonus: Name those franchises that have won championships in 2 different cities.
Raiders: LA and Oakland
Colts: Baltimore and Indy
Chiefs: KC and Dallas (as Texans)
Rams: Cleveland/LA/St. Louis
also possibly Bulldogs, though NFL considers Cleveland Bulldogs as separate from the Canton Bulldogs


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Posted 31 August 2012 - 02:26 PM

Since the Skydome and Wembley are considered official NFL Stadiums, it is plausible that the NFL could award a Super Bowl to be played in either of them, no?
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