Radio Host Calls BYU Football Players #ThugMormons, The Response Was Hilarious

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In light of last season’s brawl in Miami, radio host Mike Welch tweeted out the following.

Mike Welch #ThugMormons

Well as you can imagine, BYU fans and Mormons from around the world jumped onto this bandwagon and the results were hilarious. Here are some of the best tweets from the hashtage #thugmormon. Also, leave your own #thugmormon in the comments below.

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Kylie is a writer at and graduate of BYU with a degree in Broadcast Journalism. She grew up in a Chicago suburb where she gained a passion for the Chicago Cubs. She enjoys writing and live event video production.