“We got a very good response from our fans,” said Redskins GM Bruce Allen to the Washington Post in defense of the team’s #RedskinsPride social media meltdown.
Many Redskins fans are feeling defenseless of their team’s unconscionable Twitter gaffe. One of them, Danny Rouhier, emoted that sense of utter hopeless in this Redskins radio rant (LISTEN).
The internet didn’t respond kindly to the Redskins urging their fans on Twitter to spam U.S. Senator Harry Reid, with their thoughts on the Redskins name. Here’s a roundup of the headlines crushing the team’s blown PR stunt.