Charlotte 49ers' mascot, Norm the Niner. Photo by Barry Falls Jr Born: 4/9/1949 in a mine shaft

Born Again: 10/20/2011

Weight: 249 lbs (All muscle)

Hometown: Charlotte, N.C.

Height: 6 ft., 4.49 in.

Hobbies: Carrying flags, baiting officials, rallying the troops, dancing and rappelling

Favorite Foods: Fried owl, melted musketeer, wildcat filet, owl and cardinal wings, pirate gumbo and spider stew