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Four factors that could prevent Brandon Scherff from signing a big deal with the Redskins | NBC Sports Washington
The Redskins and Brandon Scherff aren't close to getting a long deal done, per an ESPN report. If the two sides don't get one finished by next week, a combination of these factors could be to blame.

Phillips: Changing the Redskins name is right, so why does this feel so wrong? | Professional Sports |
Civil rights protests seem to happen on a regular cycle in the United States, and prioritizing superficial fixes over systemic change merely resets that clock.

Redskins rename won't be enough for Snyder to get new stadium - Washington Times
There are no plans among the partners to try to force Snyder to sell the Washington Redskins, nor does he have any plans to sell the franchise, according to sources.

What shareholders looking to sell means for Dan Snyder, Redskins - NFC East- ESPN
It's been a turbulent year for the franchise, and the potential departure of longtime investors represents more losses for its embattled owner.

Amazon becomes latest retailer to pull Redskins merchandise
Several major retailers are wiping away the team's products as it considers a long-awaited name change.

Virginia's Native American tribes remain split on Washington Redskins name | Professional Sports |
“Some people, it just doesn’t bother them. Others feel that pain — that historical trauma — that follows from being murdered.”

Washington Redskins logo has deep connection to Blackfeet reservation, Wetzel family | Football |

Chris Cooley remembers mostly positive reaction to Redskins' name from Native Americans | NBC Sports Washington
Chris Cooley shares his considerable experience discussing the Redskins' team name with Native American tribes.

Redskins alumni coming to grips with pending name change - Washington Times
With the Redskins launching a formal review of their name last week, former players are coming to grips that the team is likely headed for change. The team still may don burgundy and gold, but the moniker will be a thing of the past.

Why Lorenzo Alexander didn't speak up on Redskins' name when he was playing | NBC Sports Washington
Lorenzo Alexander explained in a Tuesday interview with 106.7 The Fan why he didn't speak up about the Redskins' name during the six years he was on the team.

Dan Snyder Started a Foundation to Support Native Americans. Has It Abandoned Its Mission? - Sports Illustrated
For years, the NFL owner in Washington has claimed to serve and support Native Americans. Public records tell a far less flattering story.

NFL players will have option to opt out of season: Report
NFL players will reportedly have the option to opt out if they have “general concerns” about playing amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

NFLPA rightfully wants to skip preseason | 106.7 The Fan
The NFL Players Association is exactly right to call for the cancellation of the 2020 preseason, a response that’s rooted in basic math and could extend the regular season.

Ex-Giant not surprised by NFL players’ silence over DeSean Jackson
Former Giants offensive lineman Geoff Schwartz said he’s not surprised about the lack of NFL players speaking out against DeSean Jackson’s anti-Semitic Instagram Post.