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Robert Pollin, son of Abe Pollin, speaks during a memorial to late Washington Wizards owner Abe Pollin at the Verizon Center on December 8, 2009 in Washington, DC. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2009 NBAE (Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Abe Pollin’s Son: More People Would Love the Redskins if Name Was Changed

Robert Pollin recently wrote about why his father, Abe Pollin, decided to change the Bullets name. Now, he expands on why “more people would love” the Redskins if the team’s name was changed.

07/01/2014

RGIII squatting a lot of weight in the gym, via RGIII/Instagram

RGIII Jumps Hurdle, Hits Trash Can with Football, Squats a lot of Weight (Video)

RGIII has been posting videos of him jumping over hurdles, then launching footballs at targets, and later lifting large amounts of weight with his shoulders. Watch them here.

07/01/2014

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Political Blogger Ben Tribbett, Hired by Skins, Calls Name Issue Mostly ‘PC Campaign’

Liberal political blogger Ben Tribbett, hired last week by the Redskins to help preserve the team’s name, calls the assault against it “mostly sort of a PC campaign.”

06/30/2014

Team owner Joe Gibbs watches the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series AdvoCare 500 at Phoenix International Raceway on Nov. 10, 2013 in Avondale, Ariz. (credit: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

Joe Gibbs: Redskins Team Name Is ‘Prideful’

Count former Washington Redskins coach Joe Gibbs among those who has no problem with the team’s name.

06/30/2014

File photo of a Washington Redskins helmet. (credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

For High School Newspaper in Pa., Fight About Printing the Word ‘Redskins’ Rages On

A suburban Philadelphia school board has approved a policy limiting — but not completely eliminating — a school newspaper’s ability to ban use of the word “Redskins” when referring to the school’s sports teams or mascot.

06/27/2014

Jerry Rice Jr. #10 of the UNLV Rebels poses with his father, Hall of Fame National Football League player Jerry Rice, during senior night festivities on the field before UNLV's game against the San Diego State Aztecs at Sam Boyd Stadium on November 30, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Redskins Sign Son of Hall of Famer Jerry Rice; Jerry Rice, Jr.

The Washington Redskins announced the signing, Thursday, of a wide receiver with a familiar-sounding name — Jerry Rice, Jr., the son of the NFL’s all-time leading receiver.

06/26/2014

Photo credit: Official Instagram account of the Washington Redskins Cheerleaders

Redskins Cheerleaders Post Ill-Timed Photo Celebrating Their Uniform History

Less than a week after the U.S. Trademark Trial and Appeal Board canceled six federal trademarks held by the Washington Redskins, calling them “disparaging to Native Americans,” the official Redskins cheerleader Instagram account posted a picture meant to celebrate 52 years of their uniform history.

06/25/2014

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Democratic Va. Senator Chap Petersen: Redskins Logo a ‘Symbol of Unity’

Democratic Va. State Senator Chap Petersen felt like he was “living in George Orwell land” when he learned of the trademark ruling against the Redskins name, he said of the decision prompting him to form the “Redskins Pride Caucus” to politically defend the name.

06/24/2014

Niles Paul couldn't care less about LeBron James and 'The Decision' Part II. (credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Redskins Player Couldn’t Care Less About LeBron’s Decision

LeBron James’ decision couldn’t matter less to Niles Paul of the Washington Redskins.

06/24/2014

On the top is the new limited edition Snoop Lion cleat, and on bottom, RGIII's new Adidas cleat. (Both photos provided by Adidas)

RGIII, Snoop Dogg Have a Lot of Cleats and Shoes to Tweet Each Other About

First last week, there was RGIII tweeting about his new D.C.-themed cleats. Then, there was RGIII tweeting about Snoop Dogg’s new cleats (?), then Snoop Retweeting RGIII tweeting about Snoop’s new cleats. View all the photos here.

06/23/2014

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Head coach Mike Shanahan of the Washington Redskins watches his team warm up before the start of their game against the San Francisco 49ers. (credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

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LANDOVER, MD - DECEMBER 22:  Quarterback Tony Romo #9 of the Dallas Cowboys shakes hands with quarterback Robert Griffin III #10 of the Washington Redskins after the Cowboys defeated the Redskins 24-23 during an NFL game at FedExField on December 22, 2013 in Landover, Maryland.  (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

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