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You can take the Wonderlic Personnel Test

Feb 18, 2014, 3:44 PM PST

Are you smarter than an NFL player? (Credit: Sam Sharpe-USA TODAY Sports)

If knowledge really is power in the NFL, a good Wonderlic Personnel Test could be even more important than a stellar high jump or hefty bench press. The Wonderlic is used to measure your intelligence, and the test is administered to each player during the NFL Combine, which begins this week.

So are you smarter than an NFL player? A website called Football IQ is giving you a chance to find out.

For reference: San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick got a 38. Vince Young got a six on his first try, but managed to get a 14 the second time around. That’s probably why the Tennessee Titans are drawn to quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick, who scored a 48.

For the sake of experiment, I took the test and got an 18, which is one point better than Antwaan Randle El, according to the automated program. Here’s a screen grab for proof (not that an 18 is any good):


I ran out of time, though, and left a lot of questions on the table. Make sure to be fast. If you don’t know the answer, just guess and skip forward, because you can score higher if you have more chances to answer.  Also, be prepared for a lot of intentionally misleading math. Let us know how you did in the comments.

[H/T: The Big Lead]

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