Ray Halbritter of the Oneida Indian Nation didn’t start the movement to change the name of the Washington Redskins, but the upstate New York tribal leader has turned up the heat.
When I first heard the cacophonous call for Daniel Snyder to change the name of his football team, I cringed. It felt like the sport we worshiped since childhood was under siege, crushed by the tide of groupthink.
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says he believes Washington owner Daniel Snyder is “way down the road” in consideration of whether the team should change its nickname.
Pressure is growing to change the name of the Washington Redskins. A Native American tribe in Washington, D.C. is fighting against the name it calls racist, but devoted fans want to keep their 76 years of tradition.
An Indian tribe from upstate New York that’s campaigning against the Washington Redskins’ nickname said Thursday it will hold a public meeting about the issue on the football team’s home turf — at the same Washington hotel where the NFL is holding its fall meeting.
Bob Haynie is 8-3-1 on the season. He makes a few more College Football and NFL picks. Let’s see how he fairs this weekend.
An amateur Canadian football club is dropping its Redskins name and logo because some fans find them racist.
Nick Kostos of Bleacher Report joins the Scott Garceau show to talk NFL. The guys discuss the heightened competition in the NFC and where Nick thinks all the teams will finish out the season. They […]
The Washington Redskins have placed defensive end Adam Carriker, cornerback Josh Wilson and offensive lineman Maurice Hurt on the active physically unable to perform list.
Robert Griffin III is good to go for training camp.
A former NFL player is suing the Washington Redskins and former assistant coach Gregg Williams, saying a career-ending knee injury is the result of a bounty program where Redskins coaches encouraged players to intentionally injure opponents.
It’s been a rough offseason for the Washington Redskins, and not just because of the knee injury to star quarterback Robert Griffin III. The team’s nickname has faced a new barrage of criticism for being offensive to Native Americans.