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History&Traditions John Button Salmon

A bust of John "Button" Salmon sits on a pedestal outside Arizona Stadium. Salmon's famous advice for Pop McKale and the Arizona football team, "Tell them ... tell the team to bear down," still stands as a motto and way of life for Wildcats.

A bust of John “Button” Salmon sits on a pedestal outside Arizona Stadium. Salmon’s famous advice for Pop McKale and the Arizona football team, “Tell them … tell the team to bear down,” still stands as a motto and way of life for Wildcats.

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