Football Fans: We'll Give You Three Players, You Name the Team


By: Annette

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About This Quiz

Are you ready for the Super Bowl of quizzes?! When it comes to the NFL, there are tons of players who've helped give value to your favorite teams. Not only have they solidified a place in record books and the Hall of Fame, but they've built franchises. While there are singular positions that get more limelight than others, football is very obviously a team sport. From quarterbacks to wide receivers, we'll give you three players. Can you name the team?

First beginning as the American Professional Football Association in 1920, the organization received a facelift when it changed its name to the National Football League (NFL) in 1922. What started out as its own league would later combine with the American Football League (AFL) in 1966. As of 2018, the NFL now consists of 32 teams separated into the NFC and AFC divisions. In the 98 years of its history, the NFL has seen players and franchises that have shaped the way of the sport. Lists of record-holding quarterbacks can't be made without Peyton Manning, Aaron Rodgers, Drew Brees, and Tom Brady. Jerry Rice and Emmitt Smith lead the way in most career touchdowns. While these players have made a name for themselves, they have also helped boost their franchise during the height of their careers. Can you name the team when given its players?

Joe Montana and Jerry Rice played for which California team? Brett Favre and Aaron Rodgers played QB for which 13-time Super Bowl Championship team? If you can answer these questions, you're ready for this quiz! Will you be scoring a touchdown or will you get tackled before you reach the end zone? Let's find out!

Lawrence Taylor, Michael Strahan, Eli Manning

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Mike Kenn, Matt Ryan, Jeff Van Note

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Jerry Rice, Steve Young, Joe Montana

These are famous players from the San Francisco 49ers. Jerry Rice set 38 NFL records during his career.


Emmitt Smith, Randy White, Bob Lilly

Are you a Dallas Cowboys fan? Then you should know these players! Bob Lily is known as Mr. Cowboy.


Peyton Manning, Marvin Harrison, Reggie Wayne

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Cris Carter, John Randle, Paul Krause

Minnesota Vikings are making us proud with these players. Don't forget Ron Yary!


Brett Favre, Aaron Rodgers, Ray Nitschke

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Jim Hart, Larry Fitzgerald, Larry Wilson

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Dan Marino, Jason Taylor, Zach Thomas

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Jimmy Smith, Fred Taylor, Mark Brunell

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Drew Brees, Rickey Jackson, Jahri Evans

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Steve Smith, Julius Peppers, Cam Newton

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Philip Rivers, Junior Seau, Dan Fouts

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Barry Sanders, Lem Barney, Wayne Walker

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Tom Brady, John Hannah, Steve Grogan

This one should be easy! Tom Brady is famous for playing for this franchise. Go New England!


Walter Payton, Mike Singletary, Brian Urlacher

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Ray Lewis, Ed Reed, Terrell Suggs

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Bruce Smith, Thurman Thomas, O.J. Simpson

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Ben Roethlisberger, Mike Webster, Jack Ham

These famous players from the Pittsburgh Steelers are unforgettable. Don't forget Terry Bradshaw!


Donovan McNabb, Reggie White, Brian Dawkins

These Philadelphia Eagles are making us proud. The franchise started in 1933.


Andre Johnson, J.J. Watt, Duane Brown

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Anthony Munoz, Ken Anderson, Ken Riley

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Randall Cunningham, Harold Carmichael, Ron Jaworski

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Joe Namath, Joe Fields, Winston Hill

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Will Shields, Len Dawson, Derrick Thomas

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Clay Matthews, Jim Brown, Dick Schafrath

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John Elway, Tom Nalen, Rod Smith

John Elway is one of the most famous players to ever be a Denver Bronco. He has since served the team at the management level.


Bruce Matthews, Warren Moon, Mike Munchak

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Don Maynard, Mo Lewis, Larry Grantham

These fine players are from the New York Jets. Did you know that the New York Jets used to be the New York Titans?


Jim Otto, Gene Upshaw, Tim Brown

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Harry Carson, Tiki Barber, Phil Simms

These famous New York Giants are making us proud. The franchise began in 1925.


Jimmy Johnson, John Brodie, Ronnie Lott

Go 9ers! Don't forget Randy Cross, Bryant Young, and Patrick Willis!


Darrell Green, Chris Hanburger, Charley Taylor

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Merlin Olsen, Jack Youngblood, Jackie Slater

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Logan Mankins, Bruce Armstrong, Matt Light

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