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1. Which player for the Green Bay Packers participated in off-season cow wrestling?
- Aaron Rodgers
- D.J. Williams
- Charles Woodson
- John Kuhn
2. Which of the following is a defensive position?
3. Which of the following is NOT an offensive position?
4. How many teams are in each conference?
5. The two conferences in the NFL are the:
- National League and American League
- NFL and AFL
- There are actually four conferences: north, south, east, and west
- NFC and AFC
6. Where is the red zone?
7. The Tennessee Titans were originally the:
- Houston Texans
- Houston Oilers
- Tennessee Tigers
- Baltimore Ravens
8. Which player in Jacksonville is holding out for a better contract?
- Blaine Gabbert
- Chad Henne
- Justin Blackmon
- Maurice Jones-Drew
9. True or False: The National Football League (NFL) only plays games in the United States.
10. How many head coaches in the AFC South are named “Mike”?
11. The regular season is ( ) weeks long:
12. Football games are timed in:
13. Which of the following actions will NOT stop the play clock?
- A complete pass is thrown
- An incomplete pass is thrown
- A player steps out of bounds
- A penalty is called
14. How many consecutive times did the Bills appear in and lose the Super Bowl?
15. Teams rotate sides of the field after:
- Every quarter
- Every score
- The first and third quarters
16. After a turnover, the ball is placed:
- At the spot where the turnover occurred
- At mid-field
- On the defense’s 30 yard line
- On the offense’s 30 yard line
17. If the ball is caught and downed in the offense team’s endzone during kickoff it’s called a:
18. On 4th down, a team can choose to:
- Kick a Field Goal
- Gain yardage by running a play
- All of the above
19. It’s 2nd and 2. This means:
- It’s the second down and the offense needs 8 yards for a first down
- It’s the second down and the offense needs 2 yards for a first down
- It’s the second quarter and there are two minutes remaining
- It’s the second quarter and the second down
20. The imaginary line where the players line up is called:
- The red zone
- The backfield
- The starting line
- The line of scrimmage