List_of_nicknames_for_sports_clubs_and_stadiums

List of nicknames for sports clubs and stadiums

Sporting clubs are often given nicknames. These may or may not be incorporated into official names or be used by the club. The names of animals or colours are popular. Examples:

American Football

Pats - New England Patriots
Fish, Fins - Miami Dolphins
G-Men - New York Giants
The Skins - Washington Redskins
The Pack - Green Bay Packers
Vikes - Minnesota Vikings
Jags - Jacksonville Jaguars
Bucs - Tampa Bay Buccaneers
Niners - San Francisco 49ers
Bolts - San Diego Chargers
The Birds - Philadelphia Eagles
Gang Green - New York Jets
America's Team, The 'Boys - Dallas Cowboys

Brownies - (Cleveland Browns)
Monsters of the Midway, Da Bears - Chicago Bears

Australian Rules Football

''For players' nicknames, see: List of nicknames used in Australian rules
AFL

DEFUNCT VFL/AFL TEAMS

VFL TEAMS

REPRESENTATIVE SIDES

INTERNATIONAL

Baseball

Canadian Football

Cricket

Football (soccer)

Gaelic games

International Basketball

NBA Basketball

National Hockey League

NHL Team nicknames

Rugby Union

Rugby League

Sports stadia and their nicknames

Argentina

Australia

Britain

Canada

China

Germany

Greece

Ireland

Italy

Japan

Netherlands

New Zealand

South Africa

United States

Sports stadia and nicknames for the home fans' stand

Ireland

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