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5 Redskins Replacement Names

Here are five potential replacement names for the Washington Redskins.


5 Pump Up Songs Athletes Use, And You Should Too (Part 1)

By: Adam Bloom Our Pre-Game Playlist series, that can be found at, features athletes sharing the music they’re currently listening to.  This includes songs they enjoy blasting in the car to music that relates to their […]


EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - FEBRUARY 02:  Wide receiver Golden Tate #81 of the Seattle Seahawks  gestures during Super Bowl XLVIII at MetLife Stadium on February 2, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Golden Tate Shows Off His Super Bowl Ring [PHOTOS]

Needless to say, Tate’s new teammates might be a little envious.

CBS Detroit–06/20/2014

OAKLAND, CA - SEPTEMBER 29: Washington Redskins helmets lay on the ground during their game against the Oakland Raiders at Coliseum on September 29, 2013 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Trademark Board Rules Against Redskins Name

The U.S. Patent Office has ruled the Washington Redskins nickname is “disparaging of Native Americans” and that the team’s federal trademarks for the name must be canceled.

97.1 The Ticket–06/18/2014

ALLEN PARK, MI - MAY 16: Detroit Lions first round NFL Draft pick Eric Ebron #85 goes through the passing drills during Detroit Lions Rookie Minicamp on May 16, 2014 in Allen Park, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Lions Sign First-Round Pick Eric Ebron

Ebron announced the deal on his Twitter account Friday.

CBS Detroit–06/13/2014

ALLEN PARK, MI - MAY 16: Detroit Lions first year head coach Jim Caldwell watches the action during Rookie Minicamp on May 16, 2014 in Allen Park, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Pettigrew Rocking New Helmet Designed To Lessen Impact Of Hits To Head

Detroit Lions tight end Brandon Pettigrew was spotted in a new helmet during this week’s minicamp – the Riddell SpeedFlex.

CBS Detroit–06/13/2014

Ndamukong Suh #90 of the Detroit Lions prepares to play the Chicago Bears during pre game with teammate Willie Young #79 at Ford Field on September 29, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

With Minicamp Concluded, Lions Still Do Not Have Deals With Suh, Ebron

Ndamukong Suh is a storyline again, and as usual, it has nothing to do with his play on the field.

CBS Detroit–06/12/2014

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - DECEMBER 29:  Cordarrelle Patterson #84 of the Minnesota Vikings attempts to pull in a pass while Darius Slay #30 of the Detroit Lions blocks it on December 29, 2013 at Mall of America Field at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Photo by Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

Caldwell On Slay: ‘We Feel Good About Where He’s Heading’

Working with the first team as Houston recovers from a toe injury, Slay is ready to play like he’s the man.

CBS Detroit–06/11/2014

CLEVELAND, OH - AUGUST 15: Quarterback Matthew Stafford #9 of the Detroit Lions looks for a pass during the first half against the Cleveland Browns of a preseason at FirstEnergy Stadium on August 15, 2013 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Jason Miller/Getty Images)

‘Ladder Cam’ Gives Stafford, Coaches Unique Perspective On Quarterback

Since the arrival of new head coach Jim Caldwell and his “ladder cam,” Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford has gotten a whole new perspective on Matthew Stafford.

CBS Detroit–06/11/2014

PHILADELPHIA, PA - DECEMBER 08: Jeremy Ross #12 of the Detroit Lions returns a punt in the fourth quarter against the Philadelphia Eagles on December 8, 2013 at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.The Philadelphia Eagles defeated the Detroit Lions 34-20. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Buoyed By New Diet, Jeremy Ross Poised For Bigger Role In Offense

“There’s a role for him,” Caldwell said. “There’s no question about that.”

CBS Detroit–06/10/2014