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WATCH: Bevo charges Georgia’s live mascot at pregame meeting

Posted January 1st, 2019


NEW ORLEANS — A meeting between mascots almost turned into a melee ahead of the Sugar Bowl on Tuesday.

With about an hour to go before kickoff at the Superdome, a photo opportunity was set up between the alive and breathing mascots for Texas and Georgia. A similar photo of Bevo XV and Uga X was taken the previous day.

Bevo, however, seemed a bit agitated by the photo. With Uga being paraded to Bevo’s pen, the Longhorn burst through his pen and had to be restrained by his handlers.


No animals or bystanders were hurt during the incident. Photos and videos featuring both animals were taken a few minutes later.

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