If We Give You 3 Athletes, Can You Guess What They Have in Common?
By: Talin Vartanian
Image: Wiki Commons by U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Zachary Cacicia
About This Quiz
In this athlete comparison quiz, we're giving you a short list of athletes, and all you have to do is tell us how they are similar! We're covering all kinds of sports in this quiz, including soccer, football, hockey, baseball, basketball and even some Olympic games as well!
Let's do a brief warm up exercise to help you prep for this quiz. What do you think Clint Boling, Malik Jefferson and Chris Worley all have in common? If you know some stuff about football, you might guess that these are NFL players who belong to the Cincinnati Bengals football team!
You won't just need to know about teams and players, though, as some questions will require you to know when and where certain athletes were born. You'll also need to know the various positions of different sports, like the positions on a football, baseball and basketball team. Other questions will hint at records for players with regard to the game, season and career.
If you're a sports fanatic, we encourage you to do your best on this athletes comparison quiz, where you'll have a chance to show us just how much you know about athletes! Try and score at least a 90% now!
What do Tony Eason, Tom Brady and Steve Grogan all have in common?
They were/are quarterbacks for the New England Patriots.
Tom Brady is the current quarterback for the New England Patriots. Tony Eason and Steve Grogan were also once quarterbacks for the New England Patriots. Tom Brady has also won more Super Bowls than any other quarterback.
Herb Adderley, Morten Andersen and Doug Atkins all have what in common?
They were all kickers.
They all played for the Minnesota Vikings.
They are all in the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
Those who have been phenomenal players in pro football have been inducted in the Pro Football Hall of Fame. Though the list includes many football players, Herb Adderley, Morten Andersen and Doug Atkins are all on that list.
Bart Starr, Curly Lambeau and Forrest Gregg were all NFL players for the ...
Green Bay Packers
The Green Bay Packers are noted for their long list of players, which also includes Len Ford and Vince Lombardi. Bart Starr, Curly Lambeau and Forrest Gregg all once played for the Green Bay Packers (and are included in the Hall of Fame).
Christie Rampone, Edoardo Mangiarotti and Larisa Latynina are all ...
The Olympic games is a culmination of a variety of games and athletes who are considered to be the "best" in their sport. Some of these famous Olympic athletes includes Christie Rampone, Edoardo Mangiarotti and Larisa Latynina.
What do Kerri Walsh Jennings, Regla Bell and Ana Fernández have in common?
They all excelled at water polo in the Olympics.
They were all Taekwondo athletes who participated in the Olympics.
They were all volleyball players who played in the Olympics.
Kerri Walsh Jennings, Regla Bell and Ana Fernández were famous volleyball players who have all played in the Olympics. Though their countries of origin are different, they each share a love of this sport.
Jorge Alfaro, Yamid Haad and José Quintana were all born in ...
Jorge Alfaro, Yamid Haad and José Quintana are MLB players who are all from Colombia, which is located in South America. They were however, born in different cities in Colombia (for example, Yamid Haad was born in Cartagena).
Can you guess what Buster Clarkson, Reggie Cleveland and Sid Bream have in common?
They have all participated in the Caribbean Series.
In baseball, there's a Latin American tournament called the Caribbean Series. This includes champions from a variety of Latin American countries, including Cuba and Puerto Rico. Buster Clarkson, Reggie Cleveland and Sid Bream are all examples of MLB players who have participated in this tournament.
Lamar Jackson, Derrick Henry and Marcus Mariota are all recipients of the ...
Olympic Gold medal
Vince Lombardi Trophy
With regard to the NCAA, the Heisman Trophy is given to players who have demonstrated remarkable performances for the year. Past recipients have included Lamar Jackson, Derrick Henry and Marcus Mariota.
Marquise Goodwin, Gerald Tinker and Jahvid Best are all NFL players who have participated in the...?
Believe it or not, many NFL players have actually competed in several Summer Olympic games. Marquise Goodwin, Gerald Tinker and Jahvid Best are just several of these NFL players (who have also played for the Buffalo Bills, Atlanta Falcons and the Detroit Lions, respectively).
Which of the following zodiac signs applies to C.C. Sabathia, Brock Lesnar and Stephen Strasburg?
C.C. Sabathia, Brock Lesnar and Stephen Strasburg were all born in July, and thus have the zodiac sign of Cancer. Lesnar was also born in South Dakota, while Strasburg and Sabathia were born in California.
Patrick Peterson, Rick Ankiel and Andre Johnson were all born in ...
Patrick Peterson, Rick Ankiel and Andre Johnson were all born in Florida, albeit in different cities. Peterson was born in Fort Lauderdale, Johnson was born in Miami and Ankiel was born in Fort Pierce.
Barry Sanders, Nate Kmic and Terrance West have all had the most rushing yards in a __________.
Barry Sanders, Nate Kmic and Terrance West are all notable because they have achieved the most rushing yards in a season (for the NCAA). Terrance West, for instance, has achieved 413 rushes in a single season.
LaDainian Tomlinson, Jerry Rice and Don Hutson have all achieved the highest number of consecutive _________ in a season.
The highest number of consecutive touchdowns in a season were achieved by LaDainian Tomlinson, Jerry Rice and Don Hutson. Other notable NFL players who have also achieved a high number of consecutive touchdowns (in a season) includes Terrell Owens and Marvin Harrison.