Walleye Intel from the New York Times

Well the NY Times has let it slip that the Walleye mascot is being put together. It was mentioned in their interesting article on mascots.
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That is why he was on a conference call this month with executives of the Toledo Mud Hens, a Class AAA baseball franchise preparing to start a minor league hockey team called the Walleye next fall. The discussion involved eye shapes, tummy thickness and the practicality of three-fingered hands for a fish mascot. A critical question was whether a giant yellow walleye should wear hockey shorts or go bare-bottomed, even if a fish does not really have a bottom.

Check it out at:
http://www.nytimes.com/2008/12/14/sports/14mascot.html?partner=permalink...

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