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Joe Namath Trivia Quiz Questions and Answers

Who is Joe Namath?
A: He is a former American football quarterback and actor.

What was Joe Namath's date of birth?
A: May 31, 1943.

Where is Joe Namath's place of birth?
A: Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania.

How tall is Joe?
A: 6 ft 2 in.

What high school did Namath attend?
A: Beaver Falls (PA).

What was one of Joe's nicknames?
A: Broadway Joe.

He played college football for what school?
A:  University of Alabama.


In college Joe played under what coach?
A: Paul "Bear" Bryant from 1962 to 1964.

Joe played professional football in the American Football League (AFL) and National Football League (NFL) during what decades?
A: The 1960s and 1970s.

Namath was an American Football League what?
A: Icon.

What team did he play for during most of his professional football career?
A: New York Jets.

What team did he finish his career with?
A: The Los Angeles Rams.

He was elected to the Hall of Fame in what year?
A: 1985.

Namath retired after playing in how many career games (including playoff games)?
A: 143,  with 68 wins, 71 losses and 4 ties.


In his 132 career starts, what  was his record?
A: 64–64–4, and he was 4–7 coming off the bench in relief.

How many touchdowns did he throw in his career?
A: He threw 173 touchdowns.

How many interceptions?
A: 220.

How many passes did Joe complete?
A: 1,886 passes for 27,663 yards.

During his thirteen years in the AFL and NFL he played for how many division champions?
A: Three, the 1968 and 1969 AFL East Champion Jets and the 1977 NFC West Champion Rams.

He also earned one league championship (1968 AFL Championship), and one what?
A: Super Bowl victory (Super Bowl III).

In 1999, what number was he ranked at on The Sporting News' list of the 100 Greatest Football Players?
A: 96.


He was the only player on the list to have spent a majority of his career with what team?
A:  The Jets.

He is known for once boldly guaranteeing what?
A: A Jets' victory over Don Shula's NFL Baltimore Colts in Super Bowl III (1969).

Then he made good on his prediction with a what?
A: 16-7 win for the Jets.

Who was Joe's father?
A: János "John" Andrew Namath, a steelworker.

Who was his mother?
A: Rose  Juhász.

His parents were of what descent?
A: Hungarian.

Growing up, Namath was close to both of his parents, who were what?
A: Divorced.


After the divorce, who did he live with?
A: He lived with his mother.

He was the youngest of how many sons?
A: Four.

Joe also had a sister who was what?
A: Adopted.

He was a standout quarterback in football, at what high school?
A:  Beaver Falls High School.

In an age when dunks were uncommon in high school basketball, what did Namath do?
A: He regularly dunked in games.

Coached by Larry Bruno at Beaver Falls, Namath's football team won the what?
A: WPIAL Class AA championship with a 10–0 record in 1960.

Coach Bruno would later be his presenter to the what?
A: Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton.

Upon graduation from high school in 1961, he received offers from whom?
A: Several Major League Baseball teams.

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