Each year, the Super Bowl is the most-watched sporting event on the planet, drawing American football fans from all corners of the globe. It’s the highlight of the National Football League’s season, but it is by no means the only game that matters. Let’s dive headfirst into this gridiron quiz and see if you know these little-known facts about America’s favorite sport.
For every celebrity in the modern game, there are legends of the past who accomplished just as much – or more – than today’s pro football stars. Guys like Bart Starr, Terry Bradshaw, and Gale Sayers still have the numbers to match current standouts like Nick Foles, Russell Wilson and Ben Rothlisberger. Do you know which extraordinary players really hold some of the NFL’s most treasured records?
In the same vein, old-school teams put together some amazing runs (both good and bad) during the NFL’s first decades. Clubs like the Bears, Packers and Giants began their runs into the history books early, while other teams started off badly and have still barely managed any degree of success.
Smear on that eye black and lace up your cleats for war. Maybe you’ll know all of the little-known facts in this NFL quiz, or perhaps you’ll get sacked all the way back in the end zone!