Whether or not it’s a good idea, we don’t know yet. But the Cleveland Browns will have a new presence on the sidelines next year in the form of a live mascot.
Chris Fillar of 92.3 FM The Fan in Cleveland said on Sunday morning that he had learned the Browns were planning to introduce a real bulldog as the team’s new mascot. The pooch will affectionately been known as “Swagger.”
Browns VP of Marketing Kevin Griffin telling me that the Browns will unveil a LIVE bulldog mascot named “Swagger” this season.
— Chris Fillar (@ItsFillar) July 13, 2014
As of right now, PETA has not spoken out on this. But it’s Sunday, so give it some time.