Special Sub-Topic: Cardinals
|Which Cardinal was NFC MVP of the league in 1974?|
Jim Hart. In '74, Hart threw for 2,411 yards and 20 TDs, with only 8 Ints.
|Which Cardinal never recorded 1,000 rushing yards in a single season?|
MacArthur Lane. Lane came closest when he totaled 977 rushing yards and 13 combined TDs. Anderson set a franchise record with five 1,000-yard years from '79 to '84 (excluding the '82 strike season), including 1,605 in his rookie year. Mitchell had 1,006 rushing yards in '85. Hearst had 1,070 in 1995.
|Who became the first Cardinal to catch passes for over 1,500 yards in one season?|
Roy Green. Green had 1,555 receiving yards and 12 TDs in '84 for St. Louis. Boldin had 1,377 in 2003 for Arizona.
|The Cardinals had one of the best front fours in the in 1998. Who led the Cardinals in sacks during the 1998 season?|
Simeon Rice. Rice had ten sacks that year, one more than Smith. Wadsworth finished third on the team with five and Swann only had four.
|Which of these Cardinals offensive linemen made the Pro Bowl the most times?|
Tom Banks. Banks make it four times, from '76 to '79. Sharpe and Dobler both made it three times, while Young made it twice.
|Who became the first Cardinals tight end to gain 1,000 receiving yards in one season?|
Jackie Smith. In 1967, Smith 1,205 receiving yards, a 21.5 average, and 9 TDs.
|Which of the following Cardinals, has the most career interceptions?|
Larry Wilson. Lane had 30 from '54 to '59. Wehrli had 40 from '69 to '81. Wilson had 52 from '60 to '72. Williams had 48 from '91 to '99.
|How many playoff appearances did the Cardinals make during their years as the Phoenix Cardinals, from '88 to '93?|
Zero. The closest they came was in 1988, when they went 7-9.
|Which team did the Cardinals merge with, during the World War II in 1944?|
The Pittsburgh Steelers. The team went 0-10 under the coaching of Hall of Famer Walt Kiesling and Phil Handler.
|Kicker Jim Bakken set a single game record with hold many field goals in a game?|
7. This record was later tied by the Broncos' Rich Karlis, and Cowboys' kickers Chris Boniol and Billy Cundiff. Send me a message if you really liked my quiz.
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