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Washington Redskins

Daniel Snyder (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

CBS Won’t Dictate Use Of Redskins Name On Air

CBS won’t dictate to its announcers whether or not to use the nickname of Washington’s NFL franchise during televised games this season

1090 The Fan–07/17/2014

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CBS Local Sports’ Redskins Replacement Names

Here are five potential replacement names for the Washington Redskins.

06/20/2014

Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder (credit: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Keidel: Hail On The Redskins

Uncle Sam dipped his beak in the NFL waters this week, making a statement about football’s most controversial franchise

06/20/2014

SALT LAKE CITY, UT - OCTOBER 11: The Utah Jazz logo photographed behind the scene at the KJZZ video shoot at Energy Solutions Arena on October 11, 2012 in Salt Lake City, Utah.

7 Team Names That Make No Sense

We all have favorite teams. But some team names just don’t make any sense, like these…

05/28/2014

Washington Redskins helmet (Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Redskins Name Campaign Targets Every NFL Player

The letter is being mailed to teams, and it is also being sent to players via Twitter. It notes that the Seattle Seahawks’ Richard Sherman recently expressed concerns about the Redskins name

CBS Seattle–05/27/2014

Sen. Maria Cantwell (L) and Sen. Patty Murray (R) (Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images)

Cantwell, Murray Among Senators Pushing Redskins’ Name Change

The two U.S. senators from Washington are among 50 who have endorsed a letter to NFL commissioner Roger Goodell urging the NFL to reconsider the Washington Redskins’ team name.

CBS Seattle–05/22/2014

File photo of Richard Sherman.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Sherman: NFL Wouldn’t Have Banned Sterling Because League Has Team Called Redskins

Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman has weighed in on the Washington Redskins’ name controversy.

05/08/2014

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 25: (L-R) Kathaleen O'Connor and Eric Mabe from Middletown, New York show support for the New York Giants during the first round of the 2013 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall on April 25, 2013 in New York City.

Top 5 Goofiest NFL Draft Moments

Will anything weird happen at the NFL Draft? Probably. But until then, here are our five favorite goofy NFL Draft moments.

05/07/2014

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Mascot Protest Planned At Nike’s Oregon Headquarters

A Native American group is calling on Nike Inc. to stop producing and selling products that feature the Cleveland Indians’ mascot Chief Wahoo, which it calls a “grotesque caricature” of modern Indians

CBS Seattle–04/29/2014

Sen. Maria Cantwell (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Sen. Cantwell Joins Effort To Change Redskins’ Name

Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., has joined a bipartisan effort to have the Washington Redskins change their name.

CBS Seattle–02/10/2014

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