Ole Miss Mascot: 5 Picks Better Than That Bear

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Ole Miss Mascot: 5 Picks Better Than That Bear
What is this, Ole Miss, an overgrown teddy bear?

So it takes a long seven years of controversy for the Ole Miss Rebels to diss its cool mascot Colonel Reb, who reminds fans of Colonel Sanders and fried chicken, for a bear. 

Not just any bear, a teddy bear! 

The Ole Miss student body voted a 62 percent approval for the Rebel Bear. 

The idea came from a short story by one of Mississippi's most famous sons, Nobel-Prize winning novelist William Faulkner. 

A bear could be bad ass, but come on, one that looks like a teddy bear will not strike fear in opponents. Only laughter will occur. 

Here are five mascots that will beat up this mascot. 

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