Motown Sadness: Detroit Lions Trivia

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Motown Sadness: Detroit Lions Trivia

Although they've had some truly great players, the Lions have been one of the worst teams in the NFL during the Super Bowl era. If you are a Lions fan, you are familiar with frustration. Maybe this quiz will cheer you up?

Who is the current Head Coach of the team?

What was the name of the Lions previous stadium?

How many of the Top 10 single season most rushing yards records does Barry Sanders possess?

How many playoff teams did Detroit beat last year?

Who has the 2nd most receptions in team history?

What was WR Calvin Johnson's nickname?

What Head Coach has the most career victories for the Lions?

How many games did the team win in 2021?

What is the name of the current stadium where the Lions play?

What former Raiders linebacker later became the General Manager of the Lions?

In what state did the Lions 2 best all time runners both play college football?

Against what team did the Lions have to play in 2020 without much of their coaching staff (ill due to Covid)?

What team beat the Lions on a record-setting longest field goal of all time on the last play of the game?

When was the last time the Lions made the playoffs?

What number did Barry Sanders wear playing for the Lions?

Who has the most points in team history?

For how many seasons did Mathew Stafford play for the Lions?

Who has the most receptions in a single season?

Who has the most interceptions in team history?

What team did the Lions tie last season?

Who has the 2nd most passing yards in team history?

How many of the Top 10 single season most passing yards records does Matthew Stafford possess?

How many times has Detroit advanced to the Super Bowl?

Where did QB Jared Goff play college ball?

Whos has the most rushing yards in team history?

Motown Sadness: Detroit Lions Trivia

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