Two lawmakers critical of the Washington Redskins team name have sent a letter to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell urging him to call on the franchise to stop using its nickname.
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Ousted head coach Mike Shanahan wasn’t the ultimate problem in Washington. Owner Daniel Snyder is.
For weeks it has been believed Sunday would be the final game Mike Shanahan would coach for the Washington Redskins.
Most awoke on Monday morning hoping to see breaking news on their Twitter feeds. But there was no such news as Shanahan made it through the night, had a meeting with Daniel Snyder in the morning, and now appears to be on the same page as the owner.
Mike Shanahan had cleaned out his office and was ready to leave the Washington Redskins at the conclusion of the 2012 season according to an ESPN report.
One day after meeting with Daniel Snyder, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell with discuss the Washington Redskins name with Native Americans who say the name is a racial slur.
Ahead of a planned meeting between Roger Goodell and members of the Oneida Indian Nation, Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder sat down with the NFL commissioner on Tuesday.
The Washington Redskins are shooting down rumors the team will be changing its name to the Bravehearts.
The Richmond Free Press is dropping the Redskins nickname for the Washington NFL team from its pages, calling it racist.