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Trivia Quiz - Stanford Cardinal Football History & Facts

Test your knowledge of Stanford Cardinal football history!

Quiz Number: 4085
Date Submitted: September 25, 2011
Quiz Categories: Pac-12 Football
Quiz Type: General Quiz
Author: bill
Average Score: 52.1 percent
Times Taken: 106 times
Taken by Registered Users: 1

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1. What is the name of the unofficial Stanford Cardinal mascot?
  A.   Cardy the Cardinal
  B.   Stanford Tree
  C.   Pops
  D.   Stan

2. The Cardinal play a rivalry game called "The Big Game" in which they do battle for the rights to The Stanford Axe. What team do they play?
  A.   San Jose State Spartans
  B.   UCLA Bruins
  C.   USC Trojans
  D.   California Golden Bears

3. What are the official team colors of the Stanford Cardinal?
  A.   cardinal and white
  B.   cardinal and black
  C.   magenta and silver
  D.   red and cream

4. Stanford alum Andrew Luck was drafted #1 overall by the Indianapolis Colts in the 2012 NFL Draft. What position does he play?
  A.   defensive end
  B.   nose guard
  C.   quarterback
  D.   running back

5. What is the name of the official Stanford Cardinal fight song?
  A.   Victorious Cardinal
  B.   For Old Cardinal
  C.   All Right Now
  D.   Come Join The Band

6. Who did the Stanford Cardinal hire as their head football coach in 2011?
  A.   David Shaw
  B.   John Elway
  C.   Tyrone Willingham
  D.   Cliff Clavin

7. The Cardinal play a rivalry game against the Notre Dame Fighting Irish for the rights to what trophy?
  A.   Leaders Trophy
  B.   Legends Trophy
  C.   Champions Tropy
  D.   Victory Bell

8. Stanford Cardinal great John Elway had a stellar career in the NFL being named to the Pro Bowl nine times and was a two-time Super Bowl champion (XXXII, XXXIII). What NFL team did he play for?
  A.   Arizona Cardinals
  B.   Denver Broncos
  C.   Dallas Cowboys
  D.   San Diego Chargers

9. Before each home game, the Stanford football team, led by the marching band, walks from the Arrilliga Family Sports Center, along Sam MacDonald Road, to the stadium. Fans cheer them on in this traditional commonly known as what?
  A.   The Stanford Stomp
  B.   The Cardinal March
  C.   The Walk
  D.   Stanford Stride

10. The Leland Stanford Junior University Marching Band bills itself as what?
  A.   The Pride of the West
  B.   The World's Largest Rock and Roll Band
  C.   The Marching Cardinal
  D.   The Wind of the Cardinal®    Introduction    Privacy Policy    Conditions of Use    

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