Perhaps no state loves football more than Florida (aka America’s wang). You couldn’t tell it by the looking at the stands during a Bucs, Jags, or Dolphins game, but year after year they never fail to produce top-level NFL talent. Try and test your sports trivia knowledge on Florida football.
1. This National Championship winning University of Florida QB holds the record for most passing yards in a career. Who is he?
2. Florida State has 3 Heisman Trophy winners that all played the QB position. Who are they?
3. What current NFL Pro Bowl receiver also holds the record for most career receptions at the University of Miami?
4. What QB led the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to their only Super Bowl title in 2002?
5. What left-handed QB is the career passing leader for the Jacksonville Jaguars?
6. During Dan Marino’s Miami Dolphins career from 1983-1999, how many times did the Dolphins finish below .500?
7. This Heisman Trophy winning QB was the first player from a Florida school to go #1 overall in the NFL draft. Who is he?
8. What fullback is the all-time leader in rushing TDs for the Tampa Bay Bucs?
9. This Jacksonville Jaguars Pro-Bowl wide out led the league in receptions in 1999 with 116. Who is he?
10. What Florida State RB, and NFL Pro-Bowler, is the all-time rushing leader for the Seminoles?
Before we reveal the answers this week, check out a couple Florida-inspired videos.
This scene probably embodied a lot of what was going on at FSU in the early 90s…
And everyone loves Dan Marino…except the Finkles…
1. Chris Leake – 11,213 yards
2. Charlie Ward – 1993, Chris Weinke – 2000, Jameis Winston – 2013
3. Reggie Wayne – 173 receptions
4. Brad Johnson
5. Mark Brunell – 25,698 yards
6. Once in 1988 finishing at 6-10
7. Vinny Testaverde 1987
8. Jimmy Smith
9. Mike Alstott with 58
10. Warrick Dunn 3,959 yards