We all know some of the famous mascots out there—The Oklahoma Sooners, The USC Trojans, The Syracus Orange—but many schools had to go through a few to find just the right one. Here are some mascots that didn't make it:
  • The Emerson Lake and Palmers
  • The Lincoln Logs
  • The Oxford Dress Shirts
  • The Rice Cakes
  • The Duke Of Earls
  • The Rider All Nighters
  • The Skidmore Underpants
  • The Wright Said Freds
  • The York Peppermint Patties
  • The Hiroshima A-Bombs
  • The Dixie Chicks
  • The Howard Ducks
  • The Jefferson Slave Mistresses
  • The John F. Kennedy Shooters
  • The Assumption Make an Ass out of You and Mes
  • The Bishop's Alter Boys
  • The Bond James Bonds
  • The Clark Bars
  • The Columbia Drug Mules
  • The Middle Tennessee Sister Kissers
  • The Institute of Paper Rocks and Scissors