Two influential NFL voices – including CBS lead analyst Phil Simms, who will handle Washington’s Week 4 game – said Monday they likely won’t use the term “Redskins” when discussing the franchise.
Here are five potential replacement names for the Washington Redskins.
Calling it “disparaging of Native Americans,” the U.S. Patent Office has canceled the federal trademark registration for the Washington Redskins.
The NFL is considering a heavy tax on it, citing the fact that the gridiron is a workplace, and thus they can control the language and lexicon of its players. It’s probably the most delicate and toxic topic we’ll ever discuss in sports.
It’s New Year’s resolution time. Here’s what prominent sports figures are (or should be) saying.