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Wide receiver: Quiz


Question 1: On passing plays, the receiver attempts to avoid, outmaneuver, or simply outrun defenders (typically ________ and/or safeties) in the area of his pass route.
Running backPunter (football)Defensive backCornerback

Question 2: Wide receivers also serve on special teams as return men on kickoffs and punts, or as part of the hands team during ________.
Onside kickForward passFumbleField goal (football)

Question 3: The wide receiver (WR) position in American and ________ is the pass-catching specialist.
Touch football (American)Gridiron footballArena footballCanadian football

Question 4: The two players who begin play at the ends of the ________ are eligible receivers, as are all players in the backfield.
American football positionsPunter (football)QuarterbackCenter (American football)

Question 5: Canadian and ________ allow them to take a running start at the line.
Touch football (American)American footballGridiron footballArena football

Question 6: In even rarer cases, receivers may pass the ball as part of a ________.
FumbleField goal (football)Trick playFair catch kick

Question 7: Only players in the backfield or the ends on the line are eligible to catch a ________.
Drop kickPunt (football)Forward passField goal (football)

Question 8: In the ________ wide receivers can use the numbers 10-19 and 80-89.
2009 NFL seasonThanksgiving ClassicNational Football LeagueAmerican Football League

Question 9: The wide receiver's principal role is to catch passes from the ________.
Punter (football)Defensive tackleCenter (American football)Quarterback


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