SteemDecathon S02D02E02 Baby Needs a new Shoes! - Theme - 'NFL Labor Day Picks" - Thinking of cold.

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Welcome to Day 2 of the Steem Decathlon #2!
Contest: Baby Needs a new pair of Shoes

It's the final wee of preseason in the NFL, very warm and making some wish for later in the seasobn. Base on that', the trivia questions are on the cold side of the seasons...

So let's get started with preseason picks!

So time for our Week Number 2 NFL football themed contest...


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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)…..

To start you need to pick 5 games from list of games this week.

NFL Games to pick from Preseason week 4


Visiting Team Home Team
a1Detroit Lions @ b1Cleveland Browns
a2Cincinnati Bengals @ b2Indianapolis Colts
a3Atlanta Falcons @ b3Miami Dolphins
a4Philadelphia Eagles @ b4New York Jets
a5New York Giants @ b5New England Patriots
a6Tampa Bay Buccaneers @ b6Jacksonville Jaguars
a7Pittsburgh Steelers @ b7Carolina Panthers
a8Baltimore Ravens @ b8Washington Redskins
a9Chicago Bears @ b9Buffalo Bills
a10Houston Texans @ b10Dallas Cowboys
a11New Orleans Saints @ b11St. Louis Rams
a12Tennessee Titans @ b12Minnesota Vikings
a13Kansas City Chiefs @ b13Green Bay Packers

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 7 questions Q6-Q13

Q6. The coldest non-dome Super Bowl played outdoors had a tempature of:
a. 12

b. 22

c. 36

d. 43

e. 50

Q7. which superbowl quaterback always wore gloves when playing cold weather games
a. Rothlesburger

b. Brady

c. Bledsoe

d. Sims

e. Fauvre

Q8. Lowest average temperatures in regular-season home games in December/January since the 2000 season.
a. Cincinati Bengals

b. New England Patriots

c. Cleveland Browns

d. Buffalo Bills

e. Green Bay Packers

Q9. Essentially, How many cold-weather cities with open-air stadiums exist?
a. 9

b. 10

c. 12

d. 13

e. 15

f. 0

"Q10. In National Football League lore, the Snowplow Game was a regular-season game played by New England Patriots on December 12, 1982, at Schaefer Stadium in Foxborough, Massachusetts. The stadium's snowplow operator, Mark Henderson, cleared a spot on the snowy field specifically for New England kicker John Smith so he could kick the game-winning field goal to give the Patriots a 3–0 win. Who was the cheated opponent…

a. Clevland Browns
b. New York Jets

c. Buffalo Bills

d. Oakland Raiders

e. Miami Dolphins

f. Baltimore Colts

"Q11. In January 2016, When the Vikings and Seahawks kicked off to begin Sunday’s playoff game in Minnesota,
the temperature was six degrees below zero, making it the third-coldest game in NFL history.
what froze and broke when they went to use it.
a. Heated Seat for Seahawks players
b. footballs filled with humid air

c. gatorade dispenor

d. Horn for Vikings

e. Forced air hand warmers for Vikings

"Q12. It was a cold day when the sack exchange ended just like beatles over a woman.
So what femme fatale got in the head of the Jets Defensive line.
a. Barbie Bentin
b. Farrah Faucette

c. Linda Carter

d. Bridgette Nielsan

e. Madonna

"Q13. In National Football League (NFL) lore, the Freezer Bowl was the 1981 American Football Conference (AFC) Championship Game.
The game, won by the Bengals, 27–7, was played in the coldest temperature in
NFL history in terms of wind chill.

Air temperature was -9 °F (-22.8 °C),
but the wind chill, factoring in a sustained wind of 27 miles per hour (43 km/h), was -37 °F or -38.3 °C (calculated as -59 °F or -50.6 °C
using the now outdated wind chill formula in place at the time). The game was played at Cincinnati's Riverfront Stadium,
what team lost the game
a. miami
b. san diego

c. houstan

d. oakland

e. kansas city

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Q1) A1
Q2) B3
Q3) A7
Q4) B8
Q5) B10
Q6 C36
Q7. a. Rothlesburger
Q8. a. Cincinati Bengals
Q9. c. 12
Q10. c. Buffalo Bills
Q11. c. gatorade dispenor
Q12. d. Bridgette Nielsan
Q13. c. houstan


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