Don Rohan, from Leonia, New Jersey, was a contestant during the NFL Super Bowl themed episode of season 1 of the U.S. version of the show on January 29, 2000. He walked away with $125,000.


Fastest Finger QuestionEdit

Fastest Finger Question
Put these NFL teams in the order of the number of Super Bowl appearances, from most to least.
• A: Washington Redskins • B: Kansas City Chiefs
• C: Dallas Cowboys • D: New Orleans Saints

All 9 remaining contestants got it right, but Don (with a time of 5.70 seconds) was the fastest to correctly answer C-A-B-D, making it into the Hot Seat.

Don's Run to the MillionEdit

$100 (1 of 15) - Not Timed
When a quarterback drops back into the area between his tackles, he is said to be in what?
• A: Belt • B: Tunnel
• C: Pocket • D: Girdle
$200 (2 of 15) - Not Timed
Currently, what color is the penalty flag carried by all NFL officials?
• A: Black • B: Gold
• C: Red • D: White
$300 (3 of 15) - Not Timed
What is the oldest stadium currently being used for an NFL team's home games?
• A: Soldier Field • B: Sun Devil Stadium
• C: Pontiac Silverdome • D: Mile High Stadium
$500 (4 of 15) - Not Timed
Who caught Joe Montana's 1982 playoff game-winning touchdown pass known as 'the Catch'?
• A: Jerry Rice • B: Everson Walls
• C: Dwight Clark • D: Roger Craig
$1,000 (5 of 15) - Not Timed
Prior to John Elway, who was the most recent AFC starting quarterback to win a Super Bowl?
• A: Terry Bradshaw • B: Jim Plunkett
• C: Dan Fouts • D: Boomer Esiason
$2,000 (6 of 15) - Not Timed
Which of the following people was not an announcer on the first 'Monday Night Football' game?
'50:50' lifeline used
• A: Keith Jackson • B: Frank Gifford
• C: Howard Cosell • D: Don Meredith
$4,000 (7 of 15) - Not Timed
Which of these legendary quarterbacks was not born in western Pennsylvania?
• A: Bart Starr • B: Dan Marino
• C: Joe Montana • D: Joe Namath
$8,000 (8 of 15) - Not Timed
Which Chicago Bear proclaimed "I'm no dumb cookie!" during the song "Super Bowl Shuffle"?
• A: Kevin Butler • B: Jim McMahon
• C: William Perry • D: Steve McMichael
$16,000 (9 of 15) - Not Timed
What player lost his helmet before Super Bowl XXVI, causing him to miss the game's first two plays?
• A: Thurman Thomas • B: Jim Kelly
• C: Emmitt Smith • D: Michael Irvin
$32,000 (10 of 15) - Not Timed
Who is the only member of a losing Super Bowl team to be voted the game's MVP?
• A: Jake Scott • B: Tom Matte
• C: Ken Anderson • D: Chuck Howley
$64,000 (11 of 15) - Not Timed
After more than 22 minutes in overtime, whose field goal ended the longest game in NFL history?
• A: George Blanda • B: Raphael Septien
• C: Garo Yepremian • D: Jan Stenerud
$125,000 (12 of 15) - Not Timed
What team won the first Super Bowl in which instant replay was eligible to be used by the officials?
• A: Giants • B: 49ers
• C: Bears • D: Redskins
$250,000 (13 of 15) - Not Timed
Which of these colleges sent the most players, who played in at least one game in the '99 season, to the NFL?
'Ask the Audience' and 'Phone a Friend' lifelines used
• A: Michigan • B: Florida State
• C: Miami [Fla.] • D: Texas A&M
Ask the Audience Results: A: 12% • B: 64% • C: 12% • D: 12%
Nothing came to Don's mind, so he decided to Ask the Audience, from which the top answer was Florida State with 64%. Still unsure, he decided to call his friend Larry, who would guess Florida State. Still not confident, Don decided to walk away with $125,000. The correct answer was indeed B: Florida State.


Preceded by
Charles Anderson
U.S. Contestant (Season 1)
Don Rohan
Succeeded by
Steven Plotnick