Packer QB Trivia Part 3

As the Packers waived QB Zak Kustok this week, the list of backups vying for a spot behind Brett Favre was whittled to four: Doug Pederson, Craig Nall, Eric Crouch and Akili Smith. Which are destined to man the sidelines come fall? Test your knowledge of backups before them with the third and final installment in our Backup QB Trivia quiz:<P>

1. Which of Brett Favre's backups went to Notre Dame?

A. Jim McMahon

B. Rick Mirer

C. Matt Hasselbeck

D. Steve Bono

2. Who is the only of Brett Favre's backup to serve two different stints with the Packers? A. Doug Pederson

B. Jim McMahon

C. Ty Detmer

D. Don Majkowski

3. Which veteran quarterback was in training camp with the Packers in 1993 but didn't make the final roster? A. Mike Tomczak

B. David Woodley

C. Marc Wilson

D. Ken O'Brien

4. This receivers' only touchdown catch as a Packer turned out to be Don Majkowski's last before he became a backup to Favre.

A. Clint Didier

B. Perry Kemp

C. Sanjay Beach

D. Jeff Query


Entering 2003, name the five Favre backups who never threw a pass with the Packers.


1. B, Rick Mirer. Mirer was a three-year starter at Notre Dame and left the school second in Fighting Irish annals in touchdowns, attempts, completions and yardage.

2. A, Doug Pederson. After playing in Green Bay form 1995 to 1998, Pederson played with Philadelphia and Cleveland before returning to Titletown in 2001.

3. D, Ken O'Brien. The Packers picked up O'Brien in a trade with the New York Jets in 1993 but he failed to get out of training camp that year.

4. C, Sanjay Beach. Majkowski hit Beach with a four-yard scoring pass in the third quarter of the 1992 opener against Minnesota at Lambeau Field. One game after being held to a field goal, Favre took over for good as Packer quarterback.

5. BRAIN BUSTER: The six Favre backups who never threw a pass with the Packers were Bob Gagliano, Rick Mirer, Aaron Brooks, Danny Wuerffel, Henry Burris and Craig Nall (through 2002).

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