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Redskins Name: Harry Reid Wants NFL to Follow in NBA’s Footsteps, Ban Racist Name

Redskins Name: Harry Reid Wants NFL to Follow in NBA’s Footsteps, Ban Racist Name

By Erika Watts April 30, 2014

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is making headlines for talking about racism again, but this time it has nothing to do with Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy. Instead, Reid says that the NFL should follow in the NBA’s footsteps and ban …

Native Americans find "Redskins" name offensive Native Americans find "Redskins" name offensive

President Obama’s comments against the Washington Redskins received much approval from Native American leaders led by Ray Halbritter of the Oneida Nation. The tribe leaders used the meeting at White House on Tuesday to express their gratitude for Obama’s stand against …

Redskins Player Brandon Meriweather Aims to Injure Redskins Player Brandon Meriweather Aims to Injure

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Step aside Ndamukong Suh–there’s another player who is being declared the dirtiest, and it isn’t the Detroit Lions defensive tackle this time. Instead, Washington Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather is being called the dirtiest player around, something he isn’t attempting to …

Washington Bravehearts: Did The Redskins Finally Change Their Name Washington Bravehearts: Did The Redskins Finally Change Their Name

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While there has been much criticism and controversy over the name of the Washington Redskins team name, many people have wanted the name to be changed. The name change, of course, is up to Dan Snyder, the owner of the …

Redskins Name Change: Owner Writes a Letter to Fans Redskins Name Change: Owner Writes a Letter to Fans

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Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder has previously said that he wouldn’t change the name of his team, a stance he upheld in a letter he sent out today. The Redskins owner has been under pressure from numerous groups and individuals, …

Deacon Jones Dies; NFL Star Was 74 Deacon Jones Dies; NFL Star Was 74

NFL great David “Deacon” Jones has died at the age of 74. According to a statement from the Washington Redskins, Jones died from natural causes at his home in Southern California. “Deacon Jones was one of the greatest players in …

Redskins Name Change Urged By Congress Redskins Name Change Urged By Congress

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Should the Redskins change their name? Some members of Congress certainly think so. The Los Angeles Times reports that 10 members of Congress have sent an open letter to Redskins owner Dan Snyder asking him to change the name of …

RGIII to Marry Rebecca Liddicoat This Summer RGIII to Marry Rebecca Liddicoat This Summer

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Robert Griffin III is well-known for his skill as the Washington Redskins’ quarterback and for winning the 2011 Heisman Trophy. Now, though, RGII (as he’s sometimes known) is about to experience a great milestone in his personal life. RGIII’s mother, …

Donovan McNabb: Is His Career Over? Donovan McNabb: Is His Career Over?

Donovan McNabb had an amazing career with the Philly Eagles which spanned eleven seasons; despite injuries and criticism, he led the team to their second-ever Super Bowl in 2004 and went on to score 211 career touchdowns with them. When …

Pierre Garcon Goes to Redskins in NFL Free-agency

The Colts will be losing another offensive weapon to free agency this year. Of course, the big news in the NFL has been Peyton Manning’s release from Indianapolis a week ago. But the traditionally pass-happy Colts will say goodbye to …