The NFL Cheerleader Quiz

Now that the NFL season is in full swing, you probably know all of your favorite team’s starters and benchwarmers. How well do you know that other occasionally enjoyable, occasionally annoying part of the organization, though? No, not special teams…the cheerleading squads.

1 of 14
Which Desperate Housewives cast member once worked as an NFL cheerleader?
Eva Longoria
Marcia Cross
Felicity Huffman
Teri Hatcher
2 of 14
According to a 2007 profile of a Bengals cheerleader in GQ, how much does the team pay its cheerleaders per game?
$1000
$250
$75
Nothing
3 of 14
Which of the following women was never an Oakland Raiderette?
Actress Charisma Carpenter
Real World Denver cast member Jennifer Grijalva
MADtv comedian Anjelah Johnson
Fitness model Kiana Tom
4 of 14
What team’s cheerleaders are known as the Roar?
Detroit Lions
Carolina Panthers
Jacksonville Jaguars
Cincinnati Bengals
5 of 14
Actress, wrestler and Dancing with the Stars contestant Stacy Keibler was an NFL cheerleader before her rise to fame. What team did she dance for?
Indianapolis Colts
Philadelphia Eagles
Washington Redskins
Baltimore Ravens
6 of 14
What year was the current all-female glitzy incarnation of the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders born?
1960
1966
1972
1981
7 of 14
Not all teams have cheerleaders. Which of the following franchises doesn’t currently have a cheerleading squad?
Tennessee Titans
New England Patriots
Minnesota Vikings
Chicago Bears
8 of 14
What do the Seattle Seahawks call their cheerleaders?
The Mermaids
The Sea Gals
The Cheerhawks
The Sea Hags
9 of 14
Which cast member of The Office is a former NFL cheerleader?
Rashida Jones ("Karen Filippelli")
Jenna Fischer ("Pam Beesley")
Kate Flannery ("Meredith Palmer")
Phyllis Smith ("Phyllis (Lapin) Vance")
10 of 14
What is the name of the New Orleans Saints’ cheer squad?
The Saintsations
The Saintebrations
The Dancin' Saints
The Saintettes
11 of 14
In 2005, two members of a team’s cheering squad were arrested for allegedly having a tryst in a nightclub bathroom. What team did these ladies dance for?
New York Jets
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Miami Dolphins
Carolina Panthers
12 of 14
When Suzanne Somers left Three’s Company, her character Chrissy’s place in the apartment was filled by Jenilee Harrison, who played Chrissy’s cousin Cindy. For what team did Harrison cheer?
Los Angeles Rams
Denver Broncos
St. Louis Cardinals
Kansas City Chiefs
13 of 14
What incredible moniker does Buffalo apply to its cheerleading squad?
The Buffalettes
The Buffalo Jills
The Jane Kellys
The Buffalo Babes
14 of 14
True or False: Cindy McCain had a brief stint as a cheerleader for the Los Angeles Rams.
True
False