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Trivia Quiz - Fran Tarkenton- Mobile Quarterback

How much do you know about one of the NFL's more elite Quarterbacks?

Quiz Number: 4934
Date Submitted: January 23, 2013
Quiz Categories: NFL Football
Quiz Type: Personality Quiz
Author: dartjock
Average Score: 52.9 percent
Times Taken: 76 times
Taken by Registered Users: 3
Quiz is about: Fran Tarkenton

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1. What jersey number did Fran wear while playing in the NFL?
  A.   8
  B.   10
  C.   12
  D.   14

2. Where did Fran play collegiate football?
  A.   University of Southern California
  B.   Notre Dame
  C.   Alabama
  D.   Georgia

3. Fran was selected in the third round of the 1961 NFL Draft by what team?
  A.   New York Giants
  B.   Cleveland Browns
  C.   Minnesota Vikings
  D.   Dallas Cowboys

4. Though he played for more than one NFL team, Fran began and ended his NFL career with what team?
  A.   Minnesota Vikings
  B.   New York Giants
  C.   Miami Dolphins
  D.   Dallas Cowboys

5. Other than the team Fran started and ended his career with, what other NFL team did Fran play for between 1967 and 1971?
  A.   Minnesota Vikings
  B.   New York Giants
  C.   Philadelphia Eagles
  D.   Miami Dolphins

6. Though selected by the Minnesota Vikings in the NFL Draft, what team selected Fran in the AFL Draft the same year?
  A.   San Diego Chargers
  B.   Miami Dolphins
  C.   Boston Patriots
  D.   Cleveland Browns

7. Fran had several nicknames. Which nickname below was his most notable nickname?
  A.   The Mad Scrambler
  B.   Frantic Fran
  C.   Scramblin' Fran
  D.   Sir Francis

8. What U.S. entertainment show did Fran co- host from 1980 to 1984?
  A.   PM Magazine
  B.   Ripley's Believe It or Not!
  C.   Real People
  D.   That's Incredible

9. What was the name of Fran's first autobiography released in 1967?
  A.   No Time for Losing
  B.   Better Scramble than Lose
  C.   Broken Patterns: The Education of a Quarterback
  D.   Tarkenton

10. What was significant about Fran's 1975 NFC Divisional Playoff Game against the Dallas Cowboys?
  A.   It was his first playoff game
  B.   He became the 1st quarterback to rush for over 100 yards in a playoff game
  C.   His father died in the 3rd quarter during the game
  D.   He met his future wife at Halftime®   

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