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Trivia Quiz - Miami Hurricanes Football History & Facts

What do you know about the Miami Hurricanes Football History & Facts?

Quiz Number: 4772
Date Submitted: October 23, 2012
Quiz Categories: ACC Football
Quiz Type: General Quiz
Author: bill
Average Score: 65.1 percent
Times Taken: 164 times
Taken by Registered Users: 3

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1. What are the official team colors of the Miami Hurricanes?
  A.   orange and green
  B.   red and green
  C.   orange and blue
  D.   silver and cream

2. What are the official mascot of the Miami Hurricanes?
  A.   Champ
  B.   Ducky
  C.   Sebastian the Ibis
  D.   Bozo the Clown

3. What is the nickname of the Miami Hurricanes' marching band?
  A.   Roll Along Canes
  B.   Marching Canes
  C.   Spirit of Miami
  D.   Band of the Hour

4. The Miami Hurricanes football team won national championships in 1983, 1987, 1989, 1991 and 2001. Which of those seasons were undefeated?
  A.   1987
  B.   1991
  C.   2001
  D.   all of the above

5. An on-again, off-again rivalry for the Miami Hurricanes involves them playing two other Florida teams for the Florida Cup. What other teams are they?
  A.   Florida Gators and Florida State Seminoles
  B.   Florida A&M Rattlers and Florida State Seminoles
  C.   Central Florida Knights and Florida Gators
  D.   Florida State Seminoles and South Florida Bulls

6. The Miami Hurricane football program struggled from 1970-1978 going through five different head coaches during that time. What head coach put the program "on the map" by winning 41 games in five years plus a national title?
  A.   Jimmy Johnson
  B.   Howard Schnellenberger
  C.   Dennis Erickson
  D.   Butch Davis

7. Jimmy Graham, Greg Olsen and Kellen Winslow II all played for the Miami Hurricanes and were drafted into the NFL. What position did they play?
  A.   tight end
  B.   running back
  C.   wide receiver
  D.   quarterback

8. What Miami Hurricane running back was drafted in the 1st round of the 2003 NFL Draft by the Buffalo Bills and also played for the Baltimore Ravens and Denver Broncos?
  A.   James Jackson
  B.   Clinton Portis
  C.   Frank Gore
  D.   Willis McGahee

9. What is the name of the Miami Hurricanes' cannon that is fired off when the team runs out of the tunnel, after every point that the Hurricanes score, and the conclusion of a victory?
  A.   Touchdown Tommy
  B.   Victory Virgil
  C.   Miami Martin
  D.   Winner Willie

10. What is the name of the Miami Hurricanes fight song?
  A.   Hurricane Wind
  B.   Miami U. How-Dee-Do
  C.   Hurricane Rag
  D.   Hail Miami®    Introduction    Privacy Policy    Conditions of Use    

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