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22 Biggest Sports Controversies of 2013

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The Washington Redskins' Name Troubles


Daniel Snyder
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It's hard to imagine seriously arguing that that the Washington Redskins' name isn't at least a little bit offensive (indeed, many this year charged that it was much more than that), but team owner Daniel Snyder enlisted the help of a highly suspect tribal "chief" to defend the "heritage" of the Redskins moniker, and said, " "We'll never change the name. It's that simple: NEVER – you can use caps." 


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