The mascot cheers on everyone, but who cheers on the mascot? June 17 is National Mascot Day, and this video for the best mascot ever will get you hyped (as if we need a special day to celebrate Big Al). Want more? Dig into our news archives for Six Facts You Probably Didn’t Know About Big Al and The Many Sides of Big Al.
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