SteamDecathlon S02WE06E02 Baby Needs a new pair of Shoes! - NFL Week 6 - backs, names, records

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Welcome to Season 02 of the Steem Decathlon
Contest: Baby Needs a new pair of Shoes
Regular season week [weeknumber] NFL football themed contest…

My inspiration was running backs, nicknames and the records they have had in this weeks Trivia...
Tell me what position I should do trivia for next week...

So let's get started with the picks!



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In the post you will make a list of your 5 picks, (labeled q1 to q5) followed by the answers to the 8 Trivia Questions (labeled q6 to q13)…..

NFL Games to pick from on WEEK:6

Pick CodeVisiting Team Pick CodeHome TeamStart
a1Philadelphia Eagles @ b1New York Giants 10/11/2018 8:20:00 PM pm
a2Tampa Bay Buccaneers @ b2Atlanta Falcons 10/14/2018 1:00:00 PM pm
a3Pittsburgh Steelers @ b3Cincinnati Bengals 10/14/2018 1:00:00 PM pm
a4San Diego Chargers @ b4Cleveland Browns 10/14/2018 1:00:00 PM pm
a5Buffalo Bills @ b5Houston Texans 10/14/2018 1:00:00 PM pm
a6Chicago Bears @ b6Miami Dolphins 10/14/2018 1:00:00 PM pm
a7Arizona Cardinals @ b7Minnesota Vikings 10/14/2018 1:00:00 PM pm
a8Indianapolis Colts @ b8New York Jets 10/14/2018 1:00:00 PM pm
a9seattle Seahawks @ b9Oakland Raiders 10/14/2018 1:00:00 PM pm
a10Carolina Panthers @ b10Washington Redskins 10/14/2018 1:00:00 PM pm
a11St. Louis Rams @ b11Denver Broncos 10/14/2018 4:05:00 PM pm
a12Jacksonville Jaguars @ b12Dallas Cowboys 10/14/2018 4:25:00 PM pm
a13Baltimore Ravens @ b13Tennessee Titans 10/14/2018 4:25:00 PM pm
a14Kansas City Chiefs @ b14New England Patriots 10/14/2018 8:20:00 PM pm
a15San Francisco 49ers @ b15Green Bay Packers 10/15/2018 8:15:00 PM pm

Choose 5 game winners (Q1-Q5) use the code to represent them

For Example:
Q1) B1
Q2) a3
Q3) b7
Q4) a8
Q5) a11

Answer the following 8 questions Q6-Q13

Q6. A group of running backs for the Giants got a nickname from music. What Musical Group was it?
a. E.L.O.

b. E.L.P

c. Earth Wind and Fire

d. 1000 Maniacs

e. Rolling Stones

f. They Might Be Giants

Q7. Which of the Fearsome Foursome Knitted?
a. Deacon Jon

b. Lamar Lundy

c. Rosey Grier

d. Merlin Olsen

"Q8. ""He hate me"" may have played in another pro league besides the NFL..what were they?
a. AFL
b. CFL

c. XFL


e. Arena Football league

f. all of the above

g. none of the above

Q9. Doug Flutie played for how many pro football leagues?
a. 0

b. 1

c. 2

d. 3

e. 4

Q10. Which of the following rushers did not gain at least 10000 rushing yards in his NFL career?
a. Tony Dorsett

b. Jerome Bettis

c. Eddie George

d. Freeman McNeil

e. Curtis Martin

"Q11. The Most games with 200+ yards rushing in a career is 6, done by O.J. Simpson and Adrian Peterson…
But who had (4) 200+ yd games in a season?
a. Oj Simpson
b. Barry Sanders

c. Eric Dickerson

d. Earl Campbell

e. Adrian Peterson

Q12. Famously known tight end Todd Christensen played for two teams. He played for the Oakland Raiders and _________.
a. St.Louis Cardinals

b. New Orleans Saints

c. Green Bay Packers

d. New York Giants

e. Boston Patriots

Q13. Which one of the following players did NOT return six kickoffs for a touchdown in his career?
a. Ollie Matson

b. Gale Sayers

c. Travis Williams

d. Deion Sanders

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I declare the SteemIt Decathlon Event 3 open.

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