Today’s Final Jeopardy – December 4, 2018


Here’s today’s Final Jeopardy (in the category The NFL) for Tuesday, December 4, 2018 (Season 35, Episode 62):

For the 2018 draft this team tried to use a parrot to make a pick; the bird got stage fright

(correct response beneath the contestants)


Today’s contestants:

Tiffany Brooks, a writer from Norman, Oklahoma
Tiffany Brooks on Jeopardy!
Alexander Schwab, an attorney from Los Angeles, California
Alexander Schwab on Jeopardy!
Dave Leffler, a retired police officer from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (1-day total: $33,801)
Dave Leffler on Jeopardy!

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Correct response: Who are the Tampa Bay Buccaneers?


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More information about Final Jeopardy:

In order to spice up the third day of the 2018 NFL Draft, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers announced that a parrot was going to announce the team’s fourth round pick. It was intended to be University of Pittsburgh safety Jordan Whitehead.

It did not go well.

However, not all animals have been poor choices; the Indianapolis Colts used an orangutan in the fourth round in 2017.


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Looking to find out who won Jeopardy! today? Tonight’s results are below!

Scores going into Final:
Dave $18,400
Alexander $7,400
Tiffany $2,400


Tonight’s results:
Tiffany $2,400 – $2,400 = $0 (Who are the Browns?)
Alexander $7,400 + $1,500 = $8,900 (Who are the Buccaneers)
Dave $18,400 + $1,400 = $19,800 (2-day total: $53,601) (Who are the Buccaneers?)


Dave Leffler, today's Jeopardy! winner (for the December 4, 2018 episode.)


Scores after the Jeopardy! Round:
Dave $9,600
Alexander -$1,000
Tiffany -$1,600


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Opening break taken after: 15 clues


Daily Double locations:
1) BIOGRAPHIES $1000 (4th pick)
Dave 600 +1000 (Tiffany 0 Alexander -200)
2) 20th CENTURY LEADERS $1200 (2nd pick)
Alexander -600 +2000 (Dave 9600 Tiffany -1600)
3) FLAVORS $1600 (11th pick)
Alexander 4200 +2000 (Dave 12400 Tiffany -1200)
Overall Daily Double Efficiency for this game: 248


Unplayed clues:
J! round: EVERYWHERE YOU GO $200 & BE SAFE! $200
DJ! Round: SONGWRITING TEAMS $400 & RED ALL OVER $400
Total $ Left On Board: $1,200


Game Stats:
Dave $18,400 Coryat, 21 correct, 3 incorrect, 33.96% in first on buzzer, 5/5 on rebound attempts
Alexander $6,200 Coryat, 17 correct, 6 incorrect, 37.74% in first on buzzer, 0/1 on rebound attempts
Tiffany $2,400 Coryat, 7 correct, 5 incorrect, 18.87% in first on buzzer, 1/2 on rebound attempts
Combined Coryat Score: $27,000
Lach Trash: $12,400 (on 11 Triple Stumpers)
Coryat lost to incorrect responses (less double-correct responses): $13,400


Dave Leffler, stats to date:
43 correct, 5 incorrect
6/6 on rebound attempts
35.45% in first on buzzer (39/110)
1/1 on Daily Doubles (Net Earned: $1,000)
2/2 in Final Jeopardy
Average Coryat: $17,800


Dave Leffler, to win:
3 games: 59.73%
4: 35.67%
5: 21.31%
6: 12.73%
7: 7.60%
Avg. streak: 3.483 games.


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1 Comment on "Today’s Final Jeopardy – December 4, 2018"

  1. Interesting that one of the first questions today had a correct response of Dodge City, with an incorrect response given of Tombstone. In yesterday’s Final Jeopardy, the correct response was Tombstone, and two incorrect responses were Dodge City.

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