FCC Denies Petition to Ban ‘Redskins’ on Radio, Cites ‘Free Speech’A petition to ban the word "Redskins" from use on radio has been rejected by the Federal Communications Committee, with the government agency ruling the word is neither "profane" nor "obscene."
Phil Jackson Publicly Supports Redskins Name Protesters in MinnesotaNew York Knicks President and 13-time NBA champion Phil Jackson tweeted public support for demonstrators protesting the Redskins' team name in Minnesota over the weekend.
Jay Schroeder Likens Redskins Name Controversy to ‘Black Panthers’ MovementFormer Redskins quarterbacks Billy Kilmer and Jay Schroeder say ‘keep the name’ ahead of Redskins-Vikings, with each bringing their own new spin to the old debate.
FCC Chairman Urged to Reject Petition Against ‘Redskins’ Name on Grounds of Free SpeechThe head of a religious media watch group has sent a letter to FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler, urging him, on the grounds of free speech, to reject a petition against renewing Redskins radio’s broadcasting license.
Denzel Washington Calls Redskins 'Washington,' Terry Crews Says Change the Name (Video)Hollywood actors Denzel Washington and Terry Crews don't appear to be big fans of the Washington 'Redskins' team name. Their remarks are here.
How ESPN Talent Will Treat 'Redskins' Name on Monday Night Football This FallJon Gruden, Mike Tirico and Lisa Salters all plan to approach the Redskins team name differently when Washington returns to ESPN airwaves for Monday Night Football later this season.
‘Keep the Name’ Chant Drowns Out Dan Snyder at Redskins Rally in HoustonDan Snyder took to the mic at a Redskins rally in Houston, only to have his words drowned out by a thunderous "keep the name" chant by fans.
ESPN: Poll Reveals One Redskins Player Thinks Team Should Change NameAn ESPN poll of current Redskins players revealed one unnamed player feels the team name should be changed.
ESPN's Lindsay Czarniak Regrets Not Being 'More Sensitive' to Redskins Name ControversyESPN’s Lindsay Czarniak, a D.C. area native formerly employed by local NBC affiliate WRC, regrets not being “more sensitive” to the Redskins name controversy during her time in Washington, per Richard Deitsch of Sports Illustrated.
'Redskins' Activist Harry Reid Apologizes for Insensitive Jokes About AsiansSenate Majority Harry Reid (D-Nev.), whose been a prominent activist of the Redskins team name, received scrutiny for making jokes many perceived to be racially insensitive at the expense of the Asian community.
Washington Post Editorial Page to Discontinue Use of ‘Redskins’The Washington Post’s editorial board has taken a definitive position on the Redskins team name, in discontinuing usage of the term it believes “disparages Native Americans.”
Longtime NFL Ref Hasn't Worked Redskins Game Since 2006 Because of NameMike Carey, a former NFL referee of 19 years, hadn't worked a Redskins game since 2006 because of his feelings about the team’s name.
Phil Simms Said 'Redskins' Multiple Times on CBS Thursday Night Football BroadcastDespite reports he "might not" and "likely won't" say it, Phil Simms said the name "Redskins" throughout CBS's Thursday Night Football broadcast of Buccaneers-Falcons.
Redskins Appeal Trademark Decision on Team Name in Federal CourtThe Washington Redskins have filed an appeal of the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board’s June ruling, which canceled the team’s six federal trademarks, in federal court.
Redskins Appeal Trademark Ruling on Team Name The Redskins will fight on, fight on for their name in court. They appealed a ruling that canceled their trademark protection because a panel ruled the name is offensive.