Report: Controversy Growing With Live College Football Mascot

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By Chris Rosvoglou Since 2006, South Carolina’s football team has had a live mascot. The program’s live bird is known as Sir Big Spur. Well, the future of Sir Big Spur is up in the air due to a dispute over its appearance. According to The Post and Courier, the old owners of Sir Big Spur would clip off the comb and wattle of the bird. The new owners, however, want to keep the comb. “They’re each part of the birds’ heat regulation systems because, in an outstanding piece of trivia, chickens cannot sweat,” the report from The Post and Courier states. “The comb and wattle act as a sort of ‘air co…

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