THE SPORTS DOCTOR- Who knows? Test your Super Bowl trivia recall


Not this time, alas.
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In honor of the big game, here is this year's Super Bowl quiz:


  • 1. Which was the first team in history to lose three Super Bowls?
    • a. Minnesota Vikings
    • b. Denver Broncos
    • c. Washington Redskins
    • d. Buffalo Bills


    • 2. Which quarterback set a Super Bowl record for throwing five interceptions in a game?
    • a. Rich Gannon
    • b. Rex Grossman
    • c. John Elway
    • d. Stan Humphries


    • 3. Which team was the first to appear in three consecutive Super Bowls?
    • a. Cincinnati Bengals
    • b. Pittsburgh Steelers
    • c. Miami Dolphins
    • d. Green Bay Packers


    • 4. How much money did a player on 1970's winning Super Bowl team earn?
    • a. $10,000
    • b. $15,000
    • c. $20,000
    • d. $25,000


    • 5. In Super Bowl XL, Antwan Randl El threw a touchdown to whom?
    • a. Bob Gordon
    • b. Nate Washington
    • c. Cedrick Wilson
    • d. Hines Ward


    • 6. Did Brett Favre win a Super Bowl in the 1990s?
    • a. Yes
    • b. No


    • 7. Which team appeared in every Super Bowl from 1991-1994?
    • a. A. Buffalo Bills
    • b. Denver Broncos
    • c. Minnesota Vikings
    • d. Dallas Cowboys


    • 8. Who set a record for kicking a 54-yard field goal in a Super Bowl?
    • a. Steve Christie
    • b. Jeff Wilkins
    • c. Jason Elam
    • d. Matt Stover


    • 9. Which player set a record for most passing yards in a single Super Bowl game?
    • a. Joe Montana
    • b. John Elway
    • c. Doug Williams
    • d. Kurt Warner


    • 10. In what year did Dallas make their first Super Bowl appearance?
    • a. 1969
    • b. 1970
    • c. 1971
    • d. 1972


    • 11. Which was the first domed stadium to host a Super Bowl?
    • a. Superdome
    • b. Georgia Dome
    • c. Silverdome
    • d. Metrodome


    • 12. John Elway's last game was Super Bowl XXXIII in 1999. Which first-time Super Bowl team did the Broncos defeat?
    • a. New Orleans Saints
    • b. Tampa Bay Buccaneers
    • c. Detroit Lions
    • d. Atlanta Falcons


    • 13. Who was the losing head coach in the first Super Bowl?
    • a. Vince Lombardi
    • b. George Allen
    • c. Don Shula
    • d. Hank Stram


    • 14. Which team holds the record for the most penalties in one Super Bowl?
    • a. Los Angeles Rams
    • b. Dallas Cowboys
    • c. Miami Dolphins
    • d. San Francisco 49ers


    • 15. Who was MVP of Super Bowl XXVII?
    • a. Troy Aikman
    • b. Emmitt Smith
    • c. Michael Irvin
    • d. Steve Young


    • 16. Which of the following Super Bowl MVPs threw four TDs in one quarter?
    • a. Steve Young
    • b. Terry Bradshaw
    • c. John Elway
    • d. Doug Williams


    • 17. The first Super Bowl under the new merger of the NFL and AFL was played by which two teams?
    • a. Baltimore-Miami
    • b. Washington-Miami
    • c. Baltimore-Dallas
    • d. Dallas-Miami


    • 18. Which was the first ever wildcard team to win a Super Bowl?
    • a. San Francisco 49ers
    • b. Oakland Raiders
    • c. Washington Redskins
    • d. Miami Dolphins


    • 19. Who set the single game Super Bowl record for the most rushing yards– 204?
    • a. Marcus Allen
    • b. Franco Harris
    • c. John Riggins
    • d. Timmy Smith


    • 20. Who holds the Super Bowl record for the most yards receiving in one game?
    • a. Michael Irvin
    • b. Rickey Sanders
    • c. Lynn Swann
    • d. Jerry Rice




Answers:

    • 1. A ,  2. A,  3. C , 4. D,  5. D,  6. A,  7. A (they also lost them all),  8. A,  9. D,  10. C,  11. A,  12. D,  13. D, 14. B (12),  15. A,  16. D,  17. C,  18. B,  19. D,  20. D.


Juanita Giles lives in Keysville where she makes videos and updates her Sports Doctor site.

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