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A letter signed by more than 100 Native American, religious and civil rights organizations describes "redskin" as a "government-defined racial slur" that has been used to disparage American Indians "throughout history." (credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Group Asks Broadcasters to Stop Saying ‘Redskins’ on Public Airwaves

A group campaigning for the Washington Redskins to change their name is sending a letter to broadcasters requesting that the name not be uttered on the public airwaves.

09/03/2014

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Worsening Eye Infection Forces Bob Costas Off Olympic Prime Time

Broadcaster Bob Costas’s eye infection is keeping him on the bench at the Winter Olympics.

02/13/2014

Matt Lauer reports for the NBC TODAY Show in the Rosa Khutor Mountain Village ahead of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics on Feb. 6, 2014 in Sochi, Russia. (credit: Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Matt Lauer To Replace Bob Costas On Olympic Coverage

NBC Olympics host Bob Costas is headed to the sidelines because of his eye infections.

02/11/2014

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Redskins Fans React to Bob Costas’ Rant on Team Name

Bob Costas gave more than a two-minute monologue at halftime of the Redskins-Cowboys game on NBC Sunday night, willing casual viewers to insist on the name ‘Redskins’ to be changed. Here’s how local Skins fans reacted the next day, including those who have grown weary of the debate.

10/15/2013

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Bob Costas: ‘Redskins’ is an ‘Insult, a Slur’ No Matter Intent

The debate over the Washington Redskins team name was again on national display Sunday night with Bob Costas shining the spotlight brightly during a halftime discourse witnessed by tens of millions.

10/14/2013

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TTYM: Watch NBA Players Read ‘Mean Tweets’ About Themselves And The Dumbest Quote By An Athlete Ever?

  by @TaraLipinskyMore Columns here.In this week’s That Thing You Missed NBA players read mean Tweets about themselves, get behind the scenes info from the infamous ‘Malice at the Palace’ brawl, Ochocinco’s butt slap lands him in the […]

06/17/2013

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Opinion: Bob Costas, Nobody Cares What You Think Anyway

Thanks to Bob Costas following the Jovan Belcher tragedy, it’s apparent that there is no occasion in which a liberal-minded high-profile personality in society thinks that their opinion is unwelcome.

12/10/2012

The head of the National Rifle Association said woman murdered by NFL player could have saved her own life if she was a gun owner. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

NRA CEO: Belcher’s Girlfriend Could Be Alive If She Was Gun Owner

The head of the National Rifle Association, CEO Wayne LaPierre, stated that the recent murder-suicide involving Kansas City Chiefs player Javon Belcher could have been avoided if his girlfriend owned a gun to protect herself.

12/07/2012

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Junkies: Wrong Time, Wrong Place For Costas

Last night, during halftime of Philadelphia Eagles and Dallas Cowboys game on Sunday Night Football, sportscaster Bob Costas choose to make a gun control plea to America, but did it cross the line?

106.7 The Fan–12/03/2012

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Bob Costas Talks Sandusky, Baseball

Legendary sports broadcaster Bob Costas, who hosts “Costas Tonight” on the NBC Sports Network, joined “The Mike Wise Show with Holden Kushner” on Thursday and covered numerous topics in the sports world.

106.7 The Fan–03/01/2012

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