They are affectionately known as The Shrimpers, The Seasiders or The Blues.
It was known as Little London.
Leicester City Football Club are known as "The Foxes"
Spelt Middlesbrough on England, known as the Smoggy. The Football Team is known as the Smoggies
I believe this hospital was known as BEDLAM
Fernando Torres is known as "El Nino"
Called "Brummagem" (The Brummie pronunciation of Birmingham), they are more commonly known as "The blues". The nickname for Birmingham city football team is Blues and there support Birmingham :)
The Icelandic football team is known as StrÃ¡karnir okkar - which translates as "our boys" from Icelandic to English.
Leicester Football Club are known as the Tigers. Unlike some other nicknames for rugby football clubs it is not a recent invention of marketing consultants, but is believed to derive from the Leicestershire Regiment who gained the Tiger nickname for their service in India.
The University of Michigan.The University of Michigan's nickname is the Wolverines.
It is not a place. It is the name of a football club in the area known as Holloway, which is in London.
Crazy Legs is best known as the nickname for now-deceased and rugged football player Elroy Hirsch. His name may have inspired the Jetsons character. Elroy is a combination of Spanish and French for- The King. El is Spanish, and Roi is French. I have heard Crazy Legs applied to football players but not to Cranes, either the birds or construction equipment, in the latter any misalignment of the Gantry Gear- well could cause accidents.