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Mascot Monday: Testudo

In continuing with our homage to March Madness Mascots, this week’s entrant supports a team that recently ran over the the Duke Blue Devils.  This blog is all about football, but we’re not so naive enough to wonder what that accomplishments.  So in reward for achieving that impressive feat, we are going to be looking at the University of Maryland’s Testudo.  We’ll take a look at the bronze buddy and the fabric counterpart in this trip down mascot lane.  We’ll find out first and foremost, just what the hell a Testudo is along the way.  So poke your head out for Testudo!

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Mascot Monday: Hooter T. Owl

It’s March Madness and we like to see some of the big time basketball programs represented here on Mascot Monday.  So needless to say, this week’s entry is doing pretty darn well.  What makes it even more interesting is that the football team was considered the worst ever until recently.  The Temple Owls are slowly coming back to prominence in sports.  Their mascot, Hooter T. Owl, flaps along with them at every step.  So sit right back, burn some midnight oil, and stay up late to the hoots and tweets of Hooter T. Owl and Mascot Monday.

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Mascot Monday: Rameses


Welcome again to Mascot Monday and as we weather another week of March Madness, we must say it’s disappointing that no Big 12 team is in the Final Four.   We’ll try to fogoe those woes as we take a look at one of the surviving participants mascot.  This week we will look at the University of North Carolina’s Rameses.  We learn a little bit about tar, a little bit about rams, and all about why you shouldn’t walk on highway shoulders.  This one’s for the KU (and Roy Williams) fans.

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