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7-01 FanIQ Year in Review; Sweet Dreams are Made of 1983
Going Back 30 years to 1983!  Let's Go Fan IQ All-Stars These questions are a bit tougher this time!
Winner's Circle --
MLB: Baltimore Orioles def. Philadelphia Phillies 4 games to 1, Rick Dempsey selected WS MVP
NBA: Philadelphia 76ers swept Los Angeles Lakers, Moses Malone named Finals MVP
NFL: Washington Redskins beat Miami Dolphins 27-17 in Super Bowl XVII (17)
NHL: New York Islanders win their fourth straight Stanley Cup
NCAABB: Jim Valvano's NC State Wolfpack upset Houston Cougars 54-52
Masters: Seve Ballesteros, US Open: Larry Nelson, British Open: Tom Watson
Wimbledon: John McEnroe, US Open: Jimmy Connors
Indy 500: Tom Sneva,
| Closed on 12/31/13 at 05:00PM
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 1. MLB - 1983 National League Batting Champion? (0 points)
38%a. Tony Gwynn, Padres
31%b. Bill Madlock, Pirates
8%c. Al Oliver, Expos
0%d. Tim Raines, Expos
23%e. Willie McGee, Cardinals
0%f. Wade Boggs, Red Sox
 2. NFL -(1983) Which QB led the league in passing yards and TDs(4458, 32TDs)? (0 points)
15%a. Joe Montana, 49ers
8%b. Joe Theismann, Redskins
23%c. Lynn Dickey, Packers
46%d. Dan Marino, Dolphins
8%e. Dan Fouts, Chargers
0%f. Richard Todd, Jets
 3. TV - NBC comedy series lasted 2 seasons,46 episodes. Starring Matt McCoy,Tom Villard and luscious Teri Copley? (0 points)
0%a. Jennifer Slept Here
8%b. Gimme a Break
8%c. The A Team
15%d. The Fall Guy
15%e. Silver Spoons
54%f. We Got it Made
 4. NHL - Fact: Wayne Gretzky led the league w/71 goals, Who finished second scoring 66 goals? (0 points)
8%a. Mike Bossy, Islanders
23%b. Lanny McDonald, Flames
0%c. Marcel Dionne, Kings
15%d. Michael Goulet, Nordiques
54%e. Mario Lemieux, Penguins
0%f. Mark Messier, Oilers
 5. Music -- Classic Hard Rocker 'In the Mood' scraped the Top 40? (0 points)
23%a. Eric Clapton
0%b. Peter Gabriel
0%c. Steve Winwood
15%d. Robert Palmer
62%e. Robert Plant
0%f. Phil Collins
 6. **MLB - I pitched a No Hitter on July 4th 1983?** (0 points)
31%a. Nolan Ryan, Astros
8%b. Ken Forsch, Cardinals
0%c. Dave Forsch, Astros
46%d. Dave Righetti, Yankees
0%e. Jack Morris, Tigers
15%f. Len Barker, Indians

  
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#1 | 477 days ago

The answers are -
 Good Luck!  Share your memories.
1. Bill Madlock, Pirates  2. Lynn Dickey, Packers  3. We Got it Made  4. Lanny McDonald, Flames  5. Robert Plant  6. Dave Righetti, Yankees  
#2 | 477 days ago
Nick__ (+)

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2/6  the 2 I got correct were the only ones I knew for sure.  The rest were poorly successful guesses.  crying

The only memories I have from this year and the correct answers is "In The Mood".......fond summer memories from this song  yes
1. Tony Gwynn, Padres  2. Dan Marino, Dolphins  3. We Got it Made  4. Mario Lemieux, Penguins  5. Robert Plant  6. Len Barker, Indians  
#3 | 476 days ago

Apparently I got one right. :/

Memories... preschool was cool.
1. Willie McGee, Cardinals  2. Dan Marino, Dolphins  3. The Fall Guy  4. Mario Lemieux, Penguins  5. Robert Plant  6. Nolan Ryan, Astros  
#4 | 476 days ago

i got one right. but i was busy being a fetus for most of that year.
1. Tony Gwynn, Padres  2. Dan Fouts, Chargers  3. Silver Spoons  4. Mario Lemieux, Penguins  5. Robert Plant  6. Nolan Ryan, Astros  
#5 | 476 days ago

2/6- was overseas and was upset I missed the no hitter @ yankee stadium that year
1. Willie McGee, Cardinals  2. Dan Marino, Dolphins  3. We Got it Made  4. Mario Lemieux, Penguins  5. Eric Clapton  6. Dave Righetti, Yankees  
#6 | 476 days ago

6/6...

1. Bill Madlock, Pirates  2. Lynn Dickey, Packers  3. We Got it Made  4. Lanny McDonald, Flames  5. Robert Plant  6. Dave Righetti, Yankees  
#7 | 475 days ago

davonthedl wrote:
6/6...

Dyn-o-mite!  Really figured Q# 2 and 3 were toughies.
1. Bill Madlock, Pirates  2. Lynn Dickey, Packers  3. We Got it Made  4. Lanny McDonald, Flames  5. Robert Plant  6. Dave Righetti, Yankees  
#8 | 373 days ago

Oct.1983 ALCS Baltimore def.Chicago 3-1 Orioles Rookie P Mike Boddicker named MVP.
          NLCS Philadelphia def.Los Angeles 3-1 wanna say Mike Schmidt was named MVP.
         NFL Rookie QBs included Dan Marino,John Elway,Tony Eason - that was a long time ago.
       
        Total Eclipse of the Heart- Bonnie Tyler, Islands in the Stream- K.Rogers w D.Parton 
        Best New Artist Grammy Award - Culture Club (5 top 10 singles)in '83. - that was a long,long time ago!
1. Bill Madlock, Pirates  2. Lynn Dickey, Packers  3. We Got it Made  4. Lanny McDonald, Flames  5. Robert Plant  6. Dave Righetti, Yankees  

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