Trivia Tuesday 6/24
Maroney better than other RBs from 2006? (getty)
Maroney better than other RBs from 2006? (getty)
Posted Jun 24, 2008

How did Laurence Maroney compare to other running backs in his class? Who did Troy Brown pick off for his first career interception? These questions and more in this week's Trivia challenge.

Trivia Tuesday:

Each week we'll test your knowledge of the New England Patriots. Tell us what you think the answers are and get entered into a monthly givaway. Actual answers will be posted in link at the bottom


1) How many players on the Patriots roster are from the Big 12?
a) 8
b) 10
c) 12
d) 7

2) How many rushing touchdowns did Laurence Maroney have in 2006?

a) 4
b) 3
c) 8
d) 6

3) Of the running backs chosen in the 1st round of the 2006 Draft, who had the most touchdowns in their first two seasons?

a) Reggie Bush
b) Joseph Addai
c) Laurence Maroney
d) DeAngelo Williams

4) Who was the Patriots first opponent in the new Gillette Stadium?

a) Miami Dolphins
b) New York Jets
c) Pittsburgh Steelers
d) Oakland Raiders

5) Troy Brown’s first career interception came from which quarterback?

a) Chad Pennington
b) Marc Bulger
c) Drew Bledsoe
d) Peyton Manning

6) How many players from the 2006 Patriots Draft remain on the team?

a) 4
b) 6
c) 3
d) 7

7) Who is the only UCLA player on the Patriots current Roster?

a) Wesley Britt
b) Matt Slater
c) Dan Connolly
d) Lewis Sanders

8) What is the last year a player from UCLA was on the Patriots final roster at the end of the season?

a) 2007
b) 2006
c) 2005
d) 2004

9) Who did Bill Parcells replace when he became the Patriots head coach?

a) Dick MacPherson
b) Pete Carroll
c) Rod Rust
d) Ron Erhardt

10) What was the first team Bill Belichick faced after becoming the head coach of the Patriots?

a) Buffalo Bills
b) New York Jets
c) Green Bay Packers
d) Tamp Bay Buccaneers


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