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5 Redskins Replacement Names

Here are five potential replacement names for the Washington Redskins.

06/20/2014

Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder (credit: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Keidel: Hail On The Redskins

Uncle Sam dipped his beak in the NFL waters this week, making a statement about football’s most controversial franchise

06/20/2014

SALT LAKE CITY, UT - OCTOBER 11: The Utah Jazz logo photographed behind the scene at the KJZZ video shoot at Energy Solutions Arena on October 11, 2012 in Salt Lake City, Utah.

7 Team Names That Make No Sense

We all have favorite teams. But some team names just don’t make any sense, like these…

05/28/2014

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - NOVEMBER 17: Rueben Randle #82 of the New York Giants scores a touchdown against the Green Bay Packers in the first quarter during their game at MetLife Stadium on November 17, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Randle Misses Giants Practice, Status For Redskins Game Uncertain

The New York Football Giants conclude their 2013 campaign, much like they started it, with a long list of injuries. Their opponents this week, the Washington Redskins, list only linebacker Brian Orakpo on their injury report.

12/27/2013

LANDOVER, MD - DECEMBER 01: Robert Griffin III #10 of the Washington Redskins is sacked by Justin Tuck #91 of the New York Giants in the second half during an NFL game at FedExField on December 1, 2013 in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Manning, Tuck Team Leaders In Giants Win Over Redskins

The New York Giants remained in the playoff hunt with a come from behind victory over the Washington Redskins on Sunday Night Football. Robert Griffin III started hot, but cooled off as Justin Tuck rattled the Redskins quarterback with four sacks. Meanwhile Giants quarterback Eli Manning completed 22 of 28 passes for 235 yards and one touchdown, as New York improved to 5-7 on the season.

12/02/2013

LANDOVER, MD - DECEMBER 01: Victor Cruz #80 of the New York Giants is stopped short of the endzone in the second half by Bacarri Rambo #24 and London Fletcher #59 of the Washington Redskins during an NFL game at FedExField on December 1, 2013 in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Giants Eliminate ‘Skins From Playoff Contention

Eli Manning completed 22 of 28 passes for 235 yards, and Justin Tuck had four sacks to help shut down Robert Griffin III in the second half Sunday night, leading the New York Giants to a 24-17 win over the Washington Redskins.

12/02/2013

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - NOVEMBER 24: Brandon Jacobs #34 of the New York Giants carries the ball as Ernie Sims #59 of the Dallas Cowboys tries to make the tackle at MetLife Stadium on November 24, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey.The Dallas Cowboys defeated the New York Giants 24-21. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Pierre-Paul, Jacobs Ruled Out Of Giants – Redskins Clash

The New York Giants collectively bruised their egos last week by losing a critical match-up to Dallas, 24-21, at MetLife Stadium. This week, New York added backup center Jim Cordle to the injury list and will shuffle its offensive line yet again. The Redskins were pummeled by the San Francisco 49ers in prime time, but Washington also has a limited injury list in this battle of also-rans.

11/29/2013

LANDOVER, MD - NOVEMBER 25: Quarterback Robert Griffin III #10 of the Washington Redskins throws a fourth quarter pass during the Redskins 27-6 loss to the San Francisco 49ers at FedExField on November 25, 2013 in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Deflated Giants Take On Reeling Redskins In Prime Time

On paper before the season, this game had all the makings of knock-down, drag-out affair as two bitter NFC rivals would meet for the first time in 2013. But reality got in the way for both the New York Giants and the Washington Redskins, as both teams have stumbled through the NFL season. Rather than playoff position, the only thing at stake is pride as theses teams meet on Sunday night.

11/26/2013

Ray Halbritter, a senior leader of the Oneida Indian Nation in New York state, speaks at a symposium in Washington, DC October 7, 2013 in favor of changing the name of the US capital's beloved American football team, the Redskins. (credit: Robert MacPherson/AFP/Getty Images)

Keidel: Fail To The Redskins

When I first heard the cacophonous call for Daniel Snyder to change the name of his football team, I cringed. It felt like the sport we worshiped since childhood was under siege, crushed by the tide of groupthink.

10/18/2013

ASHBURN, VA - MAY 5: David Amerson # 39 of the Washington Redskins runs downfield at rookie camp at Redskins Park on May 5, 2013 in Ashburn, Virginia. (Photo by Nick Wass/Getty Images)

The Redskins May Have The Steal Of The Draft With Rookie CB David Amerson

The Redskins organization is hopeful that rookie CB David Amerson will soon become the remedy to a secondary that last season ranked 30th in pass defense. Team officials understand that a cornerback with elite talent can easily mask the deficiencies of an inept secondary.

08/30/2013

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