The Navajo Nation Council formally has opposed the use of the Washington Redskins name.
The debate over the Washington Redskins name will follow the team on the road when it faces the rival Dallas Cowboys.
A high school in Idaho is pumping the brakes on its decision to stop using the Redskins nickname after receiving national criticism and public outcry.
The Redskins nickname, which some consider a derogatory term for Native Americans, has faced a barrage of criticism this offseason. But a new Associated Press-GfK poll shows that nationally, “Redskins” still enjoys widespread support.