Though the academic year has come to an end, a racially charged controversy continues for a high school newspaper refusing to print ‘Redskins’.
For some, initiating the Redskins name controversy seems to be more of a birthright than for others. Here are the Top 5 players keeping the discussion alive.
From one great Redskins pass rusher to another, Dexter Manley says Brian Orakpo needs to “work on more moves” to become one of the top pass rushers in the NFL.
Jon Stewart ripped the Redskins and Dan Snyder for not changing the team’s name, then blasted Thanksgiving and American history for celebrating the exploitation of Native Americans.
The company most associated with the Washington Redskins is keeping its distance from the debate over the team’s name in the aftermath of a trademark ruling that found the name to be “disparaging” to Native Americans.
Minnesota Congresswoman Betty McCollum published a letter Thursday sent to Minnesota Vikings owner Zygi Wilf, pleading for him to be the first NFL team owner to take a stand against the Redskins team name.
Robert Griffin III was asked if he ever feels he has to the opportunity to be the Muhammad Ali of his generation, by taking a stance against the Redskins’ team name. His response: It’s just not the time.
Maryland Republican gubernatorial candidate Larry Hogan said canceling Redskins trademarks ‘should offend anyone concerned about constitutional limits on government power and free speech.’
It’s the opinion of Redskins trademark attorney Bob Raskopf that the Redskins actually fared “better” in the most recent ruling cancelling their federal trademark protections, and when the appeal process is over, “we’re gonna win just like we did last time.”
Mayor Vincent Gray says he’s a huge fan of the Redskins. He also says he’s a huge fan of the team changing its name.
Redskins quarterback RGIII tries his hand at NASCAR in Richmond.
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Mike Shanahan is out as head coach of the Washington Redskins after four years with the team.
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The 9 best photos from the Redskins loss to the Cowboys at FedEx Field.