Phil Simms planning on not saying the word 'Redskins' during NFL games

Former New York Giants quarterback and current CBS color commentator Phil Simms has thought about it and he probably wont say the word “Redskins” during NFL games, even in games involving the Washington Redskins. CBS will be televising the Giants-Redskins game on September 25. If Simms is true to his word, he will go the … Continue reading “Phil Simms planning on not saying the word 'Redskins' during NFL games”

Man behind Washington Redskins name change is a casino kingpin

Change the Mascot, the group behind the movement to get the Washington Redskins to change their name, has an official website dedicated to their task. This is how they describe themselves: Change the Mascot is a national campaign to end the use of the racial slur “redskins” as the mascot and name of the NFL … Continue reading “Man behind Washington Redskins name change is a casino kingpin”

University of Minnesota wants to ban the word 'Redskins'

The Minnesota Vikings will be playing all their home games at the University of Minnesota while they wait for their new, shiny stadium to be built. The Vikings will be hosting the Washington Redskins November 9. According to the school’s president, Eric W. Kaler, the university is working with the Vikings to keep the word … Continue reading “University of Minnesota wants to ban the word 'Redskins'”