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Football Trivia Questions and Answers

What Native American language was Super Bowl30 the first to be broadcast in?
A:  Navajo.

What Cowboy's 99-yard run from scrimmage put him in the NFL football record book in 1983?
A: Tony Dorsett's.

What team hired the NFL's first professional cheerleading squad, in 1972?
A: The Dallas Cowboys.

Who was the first athlete to rap at a Pro Bowl musical gala, in 1995?
A: Deion Sanders.

How many of the five Dallas teams Tom Landry took to Super Bowls were victorious?
A: Two.

What teams played in the first all-California Super Bowl?
A: The San Francisco 49ers and San Diego Chargers.

 

What team has been drubbed in Super Bowls by scores of 27-10, 39-20, 42-10, and 55-10?
A: The Denver Broncos.

What NFL team introduced the no-huddle offense during the 1980s?
A: The Cincinnati Bengal's.

  What quarterback got stuck with the given names Yelberton Abraham?
A: Y.A. Tittle.

What Baltimore Colts great led the NFL in passing in the 1960s, with 26548 yards?
A: Johnny Unitas

  What Pittsburgh Steelers great was the first wide receiver to be named super Bowl MVP?
A: Lynn Swan. 

  What Division 1-A football team's fans cheer for the Yellow Jackets?
A: Georgia Tech's. 

 

What Jets quarterback, asked if he preferred grass or Astroturf, replied: "I don't know, I never smoked Astroturf"?
A: Joe Namath. 

What NFL team once had Bob Hope, Henry Mancini, Maureen Reagan and Danny Thomas on its advisory board?
A: The Los Angeles Rams.

What did a Buffalo fan hit Chuck Foreman in the eye with during a game, ending his chance of winning the NFC rushing title in 1975?
A: A snowball.

Who was involved as a player or coach in three Super Bowls with the Cowboys, two with the Eagles and one with the Bears?
A: Mike Ditka.

  How many football teams play in the Big Ten Conference?
A: Eleven.

What Vikings quarterback has been called the NFL's "original scrambler"?
A: Fran Tarkenton.

 

What nickname did NFL great Lance Alworth share with a Disney movie title character?
A: Bambi.

How many years must a player be retired to be eligible for the Pro Football Hall of Fame?
A: Five. 

What was Miami quarterback Bob Griese the first NFL football player to wear in a game, in 1977?
A: Glasses. 

  What pro football franchise did Tim Mara buy in 1925 for $500?
A: The New York Giants. 

  Who had the most rushing yards in the NFL for the 1980s?
A: Eric Dickerson. 

What record-setting quarterback was the NFL's 82nd draft pick in 1979?
A: Joe Montana.

What elusive Detroit running back has been dubbed "the Lion King"?
A: Barry Sanders. 

Who did the New York Giants beat by a point in the closest Super Bowl ever?
A: The Buffalo Bills.