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The following is a
list of : mascots of National Football League teams
American Football Conference
Poe, Rise and Conquer Poe, a Raven, named after
Edgar Allan Poe Since 2009, along with human mascot Poe, Rise and Conquer are Baltimore's 2 live Raven mascots on the sidelines for home games, handled by trainers from The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore.
Billy Buffalo An 8-foot tall
Cincinnati Bengals Who Dey
Bengal Tiger-like figure
Cleveland Browns Chomps
dog-like figure, based on the team's Dawg Pound section at Cleveland Browns Stadium
Miles, Thunder II Miles is a white,
horse-like anthropomorphic figure wearing an orange jersey; Thunder II is a live Arabian horse. [1 ]
Toro A dark blue
Blue A blue,
Jaxson de Ville A
Kansas City Chiefs
K. C. Wolf; Warpaint K.C. Wolf is a grey-colored
wolf-like figure; Warpaint is a live Paint horse
New England Patriots
Pat Patriot A caricature of a
patriot from the American Revolution; named after the nickname of the team's original logo.
New York Jets
Oakland Raiders Raider Rusher
[2 ] A football player with a huge head
Pittsburgh Steelers Steely McBeam
A burly steelworker with a
Bill Cowher-like jutting chin, wearing a hard hat; based on the Steelers' pre- Steelmark logo in the 1950s-early 1960s.
San Diego Chargers
T-Rac A raccoon; the state animal of Tennessee is a racoon.
National Football Conference
Big Red A red
Freddie Falcon A caricature of a
Sir Purr A
black panther-like figure
Staley Da Bear A
bear-like figure; named after the team's original name, the Decatur Staleys, as well as Bears founder A. E. Staley.
Rowdy A caricature of a
Detroit Lions Roary
Green Bay Packers
Minnesota Vikings Ragnar, Viktor
Currently, Ragnar is one of two "human" mascots in professional North American sports (i.e. not in any animal or
caricature costume), with Lucky the Leprechaun of the Boston Celtics being the other. Ragnar is dressed as a Viking. Viktor is a smiling Viking caricature whose head looks similar to the Vikings logo.
New Orleans Saints
Gumbo, Sir Saint A dog-like figure; apparently named after
Gumbo, a dish that is very common in the southern part of Louisiana.
New York Giants
Swoop, Air Swoop Swoop is an
eagle-like figure. Air Swoop is an air-filled eagle caricature and similar to Swoop appearance-wise.
St. Louis Rams
San Francisco 49ers
Sourdough Sam A caricature of a
49er, a person who went to California to seek a fortune in the 1849 California Gold Rush
Blitz; Taima Blitz is a large blue
anthropomorphic bird; Taima is a real, living Augur Hawk, sometimes thought to be an osprey, but actually a Buteo [3 ]
Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Captain Fear A caricature of a
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