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Lawmakers, Redskins spar over team name

The latest back-and-forth over the Washington Redskins name includes a stern letter from two members of Congress, who call the team name 'an insult' and who are questioning the NFL's tax-exempt status.

Monday - 02/10/2014, 05:38pm EST

Tags: Redskins name, Roger Goodell, nfl, Congress, Maria Cantwell

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San Fran Chronicle won't use 'Skins name

It was only the latest development in controversy over a name that some say is insensitive and offensive to Native Americans.

Tuesday - 10/29/2013, 10:06pm EDT

Tags: Washington Redskins, Roger Goodell, Daniel Snyder, The Washington Post, CSNWashington, Oneida Indian Nation

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Bob Costas: 'Redskins' is an insult, slur (Video)

The Washington Redskins' nickname was back in the spotlight over the weekend as NBC Sportscaster Bob Costas sounded off during halftime of Sunday's game.

Tuesday - 10/15/2013, 07:26am EDT

Tags: Redskins, Bob Costas, Dan Snyder, Roger Goodell, Washington Redskins