Maryland move to Big Ten not so popular with ACC mascots

Yes, we're talking mascots, but one look at this picture and you'll see why: 

Now, you can make fun of mascots all you want (and who doesn't want to do that generally), but clearly this was a message sent that the Terps aren't wanted in the league anymore. Don't believe me? Guess where this pic came from? One of the ACC member's official Twitter account. 

Yep, they ain't playing… O.K., maybe they actually were, but still. MARYLAND DOWN, EVERYONE ELSE UP seems to be the message and I haven't even gotten to the myriad of tasteless jokes that could be made with the Notre Dame Leprechaun being the one in the middle of all of this. I mean, seriously, it would be one thing if the rest of the Mascots were doing ridiculous poses, but that's not the case here. 

If you're in the ACC clearly it's good riddance Maryland and if you're Maryland you clearly want out as fast as possible. It'll be interesting to see how the Big Ten opens its arms to you, that's for sure. 

Andrew Coppens

About Andrew Coppens

Andy is a contributor to The Comeback as well as Publisher of Big Ten site talking10. He also is a member of the FWAA and has been covering college sports since 2011. Andy is an avid soccer fan and runs the Celtic FC site The Celtic Bhoys. If he's not writing about sports, you can find him enjoying them in front of the TV with a good beer!

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