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Washington NFL team to conduct 'thorough review' of name amid pressure

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The decision to conduct a “thorough review” of the Washington team name came after FedEx, the team's most prominent sponsor, asked that the name be changed. The name has long...
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Raiders punter Ray Guy was the ultimate weapon

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Prior to Pay Guy, pro football punters were an afterthought, but his booming leg and flair for the big moment changed all that.
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Tribal leaders, politicians: Redskins' review of name is step toward NFL being on ‘right side of history'

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Chuck Hoskin Jr., chief of the Cherokee Nation, called the name review “a start.”
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Scott Stinson: Changing the name of Washington's NFL team is low-hanging fruit, but it's also a start

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In the television series Master of None, there is an episode in which the character played by Aziz Ansari visits an anti-racism organization. One of the employees has a white...
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Column: Some more appropriate names for Washington NFL team

Column: Some more appropriate names for Washington NFL team

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Now that Washington's NFL has taken a long-overdue step toward changing its name, it's time to start lining up some possible replacements.
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NFL players balance COVID-19 with getting back on the field

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With training camps gearing up in three weeks and COVID-19 still a concern, NFL players are forced to balance safety with making a living.
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Redskins to have ‘thorough review' of name amid race debate

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WASHINGTON - The Washington Redskins began a “thorough review” of their name Friday, a significant step toward moving on from what experts and advocates call a...
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Nike statement: 'Pleased' to see Redskins taking step towards name change

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Nike released a statement Friday saying it has shared concerns to the NFL with the name of the Washington Redskins footbal team. "We have been talking to the
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Washington Redskins appear destined to join list of NFL teams that have changed names

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Washington wouldn't be the first franchise to change names
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Nike has shared concerns with NFL about Washington's team name

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At some point before Thursday night, Nike pulled all merchandise bearing the name or logo of the Washington franchise from its website. The drop-down menu, in fact, deleted the...
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FedEx asks Washington Redskins to change their name

FedEx asks Washington Redskins to change their name

The title sponsor of the Washington Redskins' stadium wants the NFL team to change its name. Read more ...

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AP Source: Agent asks Browns to trade tight end David Njoku

AP Source: Agent asks Browns to trade tight end David Njoku

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Column: Some more appropriate names for Washington NFL team

Column: Some more appropriate names for Washington NFL team

Now that Washington's NFL has taken a long-overdue step toward changing its name, it's time to start lining up some possible replacements. Read more ...

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