New Spring Characters was a recurring sketch on Late Night with Conan O'Brien where the writing staff would try out brand new character ideas in hopes that they might become recurring.
- Jeff Peters, aka. "The Guy Whose Ass Actually is Grass"
- Billy Sherwood, aka. "The Guy Who Has Devoted His Entire Life to Memorizing the Most Trivial Parts of His Rock 'n' Roll Record Collection"
- Chris Phelps, aka. "The Drummer for Tracy Chapman"
- Hot and Cold Napoleon
- Terrance Baxter with Finger Ghost
- Skip Daniels, aka. "The Weatherman with an Unfortunate Birthmark"