A professional football team created by combining the Pittsburgh Steelers and Philadelphia Eagles due to a player shortage during World War II. See also 40's, Sports, Teams.
Not terribly politically correct name of the Atlanta Brave's team mascot who, incidentally, lived in a teepee erected in the centerfield stands of Fulton County Stadium. See also Baseball, Sports, Stereotypes.
Presidential campaign slogan of former baseball player Bill "Spaceman" Lee, who ran under the absurdist Rhinoceros Party ticket in 1988. See also Baseball, Politics, Sports.
Former professional basketball player nicknamed "Dinner Bell Mel". Turpin was chosen before John Stockton in the 1984 NBA draft that also included Hakeem Olajuwon, Michael Jordan, and Charles Barkley. See also Basketball, Names, Sports.
Former major league baseball team that played three seasons in the late 1800's. See also Baseball, Sports, Teams.
Nickname of Eugene Franklin Hargrave, former professional baseball player and National League batting champion in 1926. See also Baseball, People, Sports.
Running back Rod Smart wore this name on his jersey while playing in the failed alternative football league the XFL. See also Sports.