North American Sports Team Names That Are Birds

Name all of the professional teams of the four major American sports whose names are birds.
You don't need to write the city.
Please write out the full name of the team. (For example, write "Mavericks" instead of "Mavs."
Quiz by Elan
Last updated: November 14, 2015
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First submittedNovember 13, 2015
Times taken432
Average score71.4%
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Atlanta Hawks
New Orleans Pelicans
Philadelphia Eagles
Baltimore Ravens
Arizona Cardinals
Atlanta Falcons
Seattle Seahawks
Toronto Blue Jays
St. Louis Cardinals
Baltimore Orioles
Pittsburg Penguins
Detroit Red Wings
Anaheim Ducks
*Philadelphia Flyers
Level 65
Nov 13, 2015
Already made :( Plus, I don't think Flyers and Red Wings are classified as birds.
Level 65
Nov 13, 2015
A flyer is "a person or thing that flies," and the last time I checked birds fly. A red wing is "a small migratory thrush that breeds mainly in northern Europe, with red underwings showing in flight." I was unaware that this quiz has already been done.
Level 68
Nov 14, 2015
Your definitions are correct, but the Red Wings and the Flyers still aren't named after birds.
Level 65
Nov 14, 2015
With all fairness, I did extensive research after the first comment and learned that the Philadelphia Flyers was meant to be vague, describing the way the players "fly" around the ice. I still don't know the intent of the Red Wings name, but a redwing is a bird regardless, so I still think that it should be included on this quiz.
Level 85
Nov 15, 2015
The Red Wings was a name created in part to honour the auto industry. You missed the Anaheim Ducks.
Level 65
Nov 15, 2015
I didn't miss the Anaheim Ducks, and as I said before, redwings are a type of bird, so the intent of the name really doesn't matter in the context of this quiz.
Level 47
Oct 11, 2016
You still have to type "Flyers" for it to work.
Level 73
Sep 27, 2023
I scored 12/14, but I expected to see Blackhawks as an answer. Thanks for the quiz!