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At a high school which uses a "Redskins" mascot, students are refusing to print the name in the school newspaper. (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

School Newspaper Refuses to Print ‘Redskins’

Though the academic year has come to an end, a racially charged controversy continues for a high school newspaper refusing to print ‘Redskins’.

06/23/2014

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

Top 5 Players in Redskins Name Controversy

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.

06/21/2014

Quarterback Colin Kaepernick #7 of the San Francisco 49ers looks to pass as outside linebacker Brian Orakpo #98 of the Washington Redskins rushes in in the first quarter at FedExField on November 25, 2013 in Landover, Maryland.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Manley: Brian Orakpo Needs ‘More Moves’ to Become Top NFL Pass Rusher

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.

06/20/2014

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Jon Stewart: ‘Get a New Name Already, It’s the 21st Century’ (Video)

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.

06/20/2014

FedEx Field (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

FedEx Stays Neutral in Debate Over Redskins Name

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.

06/19/2014

US Congresswoman Betty McCollum.  (Photo by Andrew Cowan/Scottish Parliament via Getty Images)

Minnesota Congresswoman Pleads for Vikings Owner to Speak Out Against Redskins Name

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.

06/19/2014

A glum Robert Griffin III. (credit: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

RGIII: ‘It’s Just Not The Time’ to Talk About Redskins 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.

06/19/2014

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Md. Gov. Candidate: Redskins Name Ruling Should Offend Anyone Concerned About Free Speech

Maryland Republican gubernatorial candidate Larry Hogan said canceling Redskins trademarks ‘should offend anyone concerned about constitutional limits on government power and free speech.’

06/19/2014

FedEx Field, home of the Washington Redskins. (credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Redskins Trademark Attorney: ‘We’re Gonna Win Just Like We Did Last Time’

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.”

06/19/2014

D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray believes the Washington Redskins should change their name. (credit: Chuck Carroll/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

D.C. Mayor on Redskins: I’m a Huge Fan… and a Huge Fan of Changing the Name

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.

06/19/2014

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NFL Week 17 Power Rankings

It’s tough to keep up with all the action in NFL. Here’s your recap for Week 17 in the NFL.

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)

Mike Shanahan’s Redskins Tenure

Mike Shanahan is out as head coach of the Washington Redskins after four years with the team.

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NFL Week 16 Power Rankings

It’s tough to keep up with all the action in NFL. Here’s your recap for Week 16 in the NFL.

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)

9 Best Photos: Redskins vs. Cowboys

The 9 best photos from the Redskins loss to the Cowboys at FedEx Field.

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