Roger Goodell at 2013 NFL Draft. (credit: Al Bello/Getty Images)

Redskins Name Top Topic at Goodell News Conference

Asked directly whether the Washington Redskins should change their name, Roger Goodell said the NFL needs to “make sure we’re doing what’s right.”


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How Many Native Americans Think ‘Redskins’ is a Slur?

The name of a certain pro football team in Washington, D.C., has inspired protests, hearings, editorials, lawsuits, letters from Congress, even a presidential nudge. Yet behind the headlines, it’s unclear how many Native Americans think “Redskins” is a racial slur.