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KANSAS CITY CHIEFS TRIVIA II

11) What stadium did the Chiefs move into in 1972?


Construction on Arrowhead Stadium was completed in time for the 1972 season.

12) What player escaped war-torn Liberia at the age of 10?


Heading into the 2006 NFL Draft, The Sporting News made Tamba Hali's amazing story of escape from war-torn Liberia at age 10 their April 21, 2006 cover story.

13) What team did the Chiefs share a stadium with during their first three years of existence?


The Chiefs (Texans) shared the Cotton Bowl with the NFL's cross-town competition Dallas Cowboys for three seasons.

14) Which Chiefs player was the AFL's first Player of the Year in 1960?


During his rookie season, Abner Haynes captured the AFL's first rushing crown with 875 yards, and also led the Texans in receiving, punt returns, and kickoff returns.

15) Which Chiefs player was the top high school (baseball) hitter in Northeast Ohio during his senior year?


During Kelce's senior year, he had a .577 batting average.

16) Who was the first Chiefs player inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame?


Bobby Bell was on two AFL Championship teams and a World Championship team. He was named to the All-Time All-AFL Team in 1970. He was inducted into the Chiefs Hall of Fame in 1980, and the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1983.

17) Which Chiefs running back gave his life heroically trying to save the lives of three drowning children?


In his two seasons with the Kansas City Chiefs, Delaney set four franchise records that would stand for more than twenty years. He died on June 29, 1983 while attempting to rescue three children who were drowning near his home in Monroe, Louisiana.

18) Which Chief holds the NFL record for career receiving yards by a tight end?


Tony Gonzalez, a fourteen-time Pro Bowl selection, currently holds the NFL record for total receiving yards (15,127) by a tight end. He is also second all time in receptions with 1,325, trailing only Jerry Rice.

19) Which Chiefs player was a punter at Rutgers University?


In 1981, Deron Cherry was signed by the Kansas City Chiefs, as a free agent punter, but was released in the final cut. He rejoined the club in late September as a safety, and made his first interception in October against the Oakland Raiders.

20) Which Chief holds the team record for most receiving yards in a single game?


On December 22, 1985, Stephone Paige had 309 yards receiving yards versus the San Diego Chargers, an NFL record until it was broken in 1989 by Flipper Anderson of the Los Angeles Rams with 336 yards. But Anderson's record holds an asterisk since it was broken in overtime.

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