Throwback Game of the Week trivia answers
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1. Who was the first coach in Denver Broncos history?
Answer: Filchock led the Broncos to a 7-20-1 record from 1960-61.
2. What year did Pat Bowlen purchase the Denver Broncos?
Answer: Bowlen bought the Broncos in 1984.
3. Which Denver Broncos player holds the single-game reception yardage record?
Answer: Sharpe recorded 214 receiving yards at Kansas City on Oct. 20, 2002.
4. Who is the Broncos all-time leader in interceptions?
Answer: Foley intercepted 44 passes for the Broncos from 1976-1986.
5. Who holds the Broncos single-season record for passing yards?
Answer: Plummer passed for 4,089 yards in 2004.
1. Which Chargers coach was the first to win Coach of the Year honors?
Answer: Ross won the award after leading San Diego to an 11-5 record in 1992.
2. What was the temperature of San Diego’s coldest game at home?
Answer: San Diego’s coldest game at home was 48 degrees. They won the game 40-7 against the Chicago Bears on Monday night, December 4, 1978.
3. Who holds the Chargers single-season interception record?
Answer: Cromartie picked off 10 passes in 2007.
4. Who holds the Chargers single-season record for sacks?
Answer: Johnson recorded an unofficial (the sack did not become an official NFL stat until 1982) 17.5 sacks in 1980.
5. What year did Chargers owner Alex Spanos purchase the team?
Answer: Spanos became the Chargers owner on Aug. 1, 1984.