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

Redskins: Doesn’t Congress Have More Important Issues To Worry About Than Our Name?

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.

02/10/2014

Fireworks light up Times Square as the Countdown Ball drops as thousands of revelers gather in New York's Times Square to celebrate the ball drop at the annual New Years Eve celebration on December 31, 2013 in New York City.

Top 10 New Year’s Resolutions For 2014 From Around The Sports World

It’s New Year’s resolution time. Here’s what prominent sports figures are (or should be) saying.

01/06/2014

Mike Shanahan (center) shakes hands with Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder (left) as general manager George Allen looks on before Shanahan was announced as the new head coach of the Washington Redskins on Jan. 6, 2010 in Ashburn, Va. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Shanahan’s Gone But Redskins’ Biggest Problem Still Remains

Ousted head coach Mike Shanahan wasn’t the ultimate problem in Washington. Owner Daniel Snyder is.

12/30/2013

Mike Shanahan on the sideline during what reportedly was his final game as head coach of the Washington Redskins. (credit: Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Report: Redskins Will ‘Definitely’ Fire Shanahan

For weeks it has been believed Sunday would be the final game Mike Shanahan would coach for the Washington Redskins.

12/29/2013

ASHBURN, VA - JANUARY 06: Mike Shanahan (C) shakes hands with Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder (L) as General Manager Bruce Allen (R) looks on before Shanahan was announced as the new head coach of the Washington Redskins on January 6, 2010 in Ashburn, Virginia. Shanahan replaces former head coach Jim Zorn who was released January 4 following a 4-12 season. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Mike Shanahan And Dan Snyder: Peaches And Cream

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.

12/10/2013

Head coach Mike Shanahan of the Washington Redskins. (credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Report: Shanahan Ready To Leave Redskins In 2012

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.

12/08/2013

Ray Halbritter, a senior leader of the Oneida Indian Nation in New York state, speaks at a symposium in Washington, DC October 7, 2013. (Credit: Robert MacPherson/AFP/Getty Images)

After Meeting With Snyder, Goodell Will Talk Redskins Name With Indian Opponents

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.

10/30/2013

(L-R) Owner of the Washington Redskins Daniel Snyder and NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell. (Photos by Doug Pensinger/Al Messerschmidt/Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Report: Snyder, Goodell Meet About Redskins Name in New York

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.

10/29/2013

Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder. (credit: Larry French/Getty Images)

Redskins Dismiss Rumors Team Changing Name To ‘Bravehearts’

The Washington Redskins are shooting down rumors the team will be changing its name to the Bravehearts.

10/27/2013

OAKLAND, CA - SEPTEMBER 29: Washington Redskins helmets lay on the ground during their game against the Oakland Raiders at O.co Coliseum on September 29, 2013 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Virginia Newspaper Banishes ‘Redskins’ From Its Pages

The Richmond Free Press is dropping the Redskins nickname for the Washington NFL team from its pages, calling it racist.

10/18/2013

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