Roland’s Trivia Question for Thursday, December 12, 2019

What was the New York Jets original nickname when they entered the American Football League in 1960? Where did the Tennessee Titans originate when they entered the AFL in 1960?

Answer:

The New York Titans. The Houston Oilers.

Roland’s Trivia Question for Thursday, December 5, 2019

Which NFL team has relocated three times from its original city?

Answer:

The Oakland Raiders relocated to Los Angeles, then moved back to Oakland, and will move to Las Vegas next season.

Roland’s Trivia Question for Thursday, November 28, 2019

The Buffalo Bills appeared in four consecutive Super Bowls from 1990-1993. Has there ever been a team to appear in three in a row?

Answer:

Twice. The Miami Dolphins, 1972-1974, and the New England Patriots, 2017-2019.

Roland’s Trivia Question for Thursday, November 14, 2019

Name the seven NFL teams with the initials of their cities on the side of their helmets.

Answer:

Kansas City, San Francisco, Green Bay, Chicago, NY Jets, NY Giants, Tennessee.

Roland’s Trivia Question for Thursday, October 31, 2019

With the World Series going past October in recent years, who was the first MLB player to hit a home run in November?

Answer:

Derek Jeter, of the New York Yankees, in the 2001 World Series. Although the game was played on October 31, it went into extra innings, past the midnight hour, making his game-winning home run the first ever hit in November.

Roland’s Trivia Question for Thursday, October 24, 2019

When was the last time the New England Patriots lost three games in a row?

Answer:

2002.

Roland’s Trivia Question for Thursday, October 17, 2019

Of the four remaining teams in the MLB playoffs, which team has never won a World Series?

Answer:

Washington Nationals.

Roland’s Trivia Question for Thursday, October 10, 2019

Which player holds the NFL record for most points scored in a single game?

Answer:

Gale Sayers, of the Chicago Bears, scored 36 points against the San Francisco 49ers on Dec. 12, 1965; and Dub Jones, of the Cleveland Browns against the Chicago Bears on Nov. 25, 1951.

Roland’s Trivia Question for Thursday, October 3, 2019

Who was the last Boston Red Sox left handed pitcher to win 20 games in a season?

Answer:

Mel Parnell, in 1949, when he went 25-7.

Roland’s Trivia Question for Thursday, September 26, 2019

Which two Boston Red Sox players each had over 30 homers and 50 doubles this season? The first time that has happened in Red Sox franchise history.

Answer:

Xander Bogaerts & Rafael Devers.