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    Oddest Nicknames In Sports (Individuals or Teams)

    Minnesota Twins relief pitcher Boof Bonser had his name legally changed to Boof

    Did the guy get caught with the family pet growing up

    The question posed: what, to you, is the oddest nickname of an individual player or a team in all of sports?

    Let's get 'em out there and have a good
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    Re: Oddest Nicknames In Sports (Individuals or Teams)

    There was this guy that played for Penn State once named Anthony Morelli. Some folks called him "The Quarterback". That was very odd if you ever had seen him play.
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    Re: Oddest Nicknames In Sports (Individuals or Teams)

    Cleveland Browns. Why would anyone want to name a team after a poo stain?


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    Re: Oddest Nicknames In Sports (Individuals or Teams)

    Quote Originally Posted by Ozey74
    Cleveland Browns. Why would anyone want to name a team after a poo stain?

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    Re: Oddest Nicknames In Sports (Individuals or Teams)

    A High School in Wisconsin: Rhinelander Hodags

    Same for Upper Michigan: Kingsford Flivvers & Watersmeet Nimrods

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    Re: Oddest Nicknames In Sports (Individuals or Teams)

    Quote Originally Posted by stlrz d
    A High School in Wisconsin: Rhinelander Hodags

    Same for Upper Michigan: Kingsford Flivvers & Watersmeet Nimrods

    Nimrods? I would love to see that logo.

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    Re: Oddest Nicknames In Sports (Individuals or Teams)

    Quote Originally Posted by LasVegasGuy
    Quote Originally Posted by stlrz d
    A High School in Wisconsin: Rhinelander Hodags

    Same for Upper Michigan: Kingsford Flivvers & Watersmeet Nimrods

    Nimrods? I would love to see that logo.
    Not as cool as you'd think.

    http://www.watersmeet.k12.mi.us/nimrod.html

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    Re: Oddest Nicknames In Sports (Individuals or Teams)

    [quote=stlrz d][quote=LasVegasGuy][quote="stlrz d":3pi0xbxj]A High School in Wisconsin: Rhinelander Hodags

    Same for Upper Michigan: Kingsford Flivvers & Watersmeet Nimrods[/quote]


    Nimrods? I would love to see that logo.[/quote]

    Not as cool as you'd think.

    [url="http://www.watersmeet.k12.mi.us/nimrod.html"]http://www.watersmeet.k12.mi.us/nimrod.html[/url][/quote:3pi0xbxj]


    Nothing like I thought. Didn't know their was another meaning for the word nimrod. All the idiots I thought I was insulting I was actually calling them a hunter.

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    Re: Oddest Nicknames In Sports (Individuals or Teams)

    [quote=LasVegasGuy][quote=stlrz d][quote=LasVegasGuy]
    Quote Originally Posted by stlrz d":22z8xv63]A High School in Wisconsin: Rhinelander Hodags

    Same for Upper Michigan: Kingsford Flivvers & Watersmeet Nimrods[/quote]


    Nimrods? I would love to see that logo.[/quote]

    Not as cool as you'd think.

    [url="http://www.watersmeet.k12.mi.us/nimrod.html
    http://www.watersmeet.k12.mi.us/nimrod.html[/url]

    Nothing like I thought. Didn't know their was another meaning for the word nimrod. All the idiots I thought I was insulting I was actually calling them a hunter.[/quote:22z8xv63]

    I think it's taken on a different meaning, so keep on keeping on.

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    Re: Oddest Nicknames In Sports (Individuals or Teams)

    The Macon (I think single A) minor league club changed their team's name to the whoopie for a short time.

    The Macon whoopie.

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