The Professional Sports Mascots Quiz
Mascots boost team spirit and pump up the crowd. How much do you know about these costumed performers? Find out by taking this quiz.
Dinger, the mascot for the Colorado Rockies baseball team, has been described as an "anthropomorphic purple" what?
Fans were horrified when which NBA mascot was lowered from the rafters and collapsed on the floor unconscious?
- Rumble the Bison
- Crunch the Wolf
- Rocky the Mountain Lion
At minimum, how much do professional mascots earn per year?
Which city's baseball team has a mascot that resembles an enormous fish?
- San Francisco
Approximately how many costumes has the San Diego Chicken worn out during his career?
Which NBA mascot is known for his spectacular dunking ability?
- Hugo the Hornet
- Benny the Bull
After being charged with drunk driving, a man lost his privilege to perform as which NFL mascot?
- Pat Patriot
- Steely McBeam
Why was Jaxson de Ville placed in a cage during one game in 2007?
- He made obscene gestures.
- He was accused of assaulting a fan.
- He was being too distracting.
Which mascot currently cheers for the Cincinnati Reds?
Burnie, mascot of the Miami Heat, was sued for how much in 1994?
- $1 million
The Minnesota Vikings ended negotiations with Ragnar the Viking because he wanted to make how much per year?
- $1 million
Sir Purr is a mascot for which NFL team?
- Carolina Panthers
- Cincinnati Bengals
- Jacksonville Jaguars
Which of these mascots was baseball's first live-action mascot?
- Mr. Met
- The Oriole Bird
The Raptor, mascot of the Toronto Raptors, suffered which injury during a performance?
- broken leg
- ruptured Achilles tendon
Which mascot lost his (costume) eyes when he was hit by a basketball in 2014?
- The Coyote
- Jazz Bear
What is the name of the mascot for the Green Bay Packers?
- There is no mascot.
Wally the Green Monster is a former mascot for which baseball team?
- Boston Red Sox
- Chicago White Sox
- New York Mets
The Phillie Phanatic is very famous in part because of what?
- He signs more autographs than anyone.
- He's been sued many times.
- He hijacks live camera feeds.
What sort of animal is the mascot of the Nashville Predators?
- saber-toothed tiger
Rampage is the mascot for which NFL team?
- Los Angeles Rams
- Tampa Bay Buccaneers
- Detroit Lions
Which is the only NHL mascot not to wear a costume?
- Al the Octopus
T-Rac, mascot of the Tennessee Titans, is based on which animal?
- red-tail hawk
- <i>Tyrannosaurus</i> rex
The Tampa Bay Rays publicly apologized after their mascot mocked the death of which celebrity?
- Gerald Ford
- Steve Irwin
- Don Knotts
Which NHL team's mascot has an exclamation point as part of his name?
- St. Louis Blues
- Montreal Canadiens
- Winnipeg Jets
In 1991 a cheerleader was awarded $300,000 after which MLB mascot rolled around on the ground with her?
- Phillie Phanatic
- Homer the Dragon
- The San Diego Chicken
What sort of horse is Rangers Captain, the mascot for the Texas Rangers baseball team?
- American Paint
Which NHL mascot delayed a game for 20 minutes because he was stuck dangling in the rafters during a stunt?
- S.J. Sharkie
- Mick E. Moose
How many Seattle Seahawks mascots are there?
The Los Angeles Kings mascot caught flack for mocking Anaheim Ducks players who caught which disease?
The unofficial (and very popular) mascots of the Milwaukee Brewers are what food?
- beer steins
- pizza slices