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ARLINGTON, TX - OCTOBER 27: Robert Griffin III #10 of the Washington Redskins watches play against the Dallas Cowboys at AT&T Stadium on October 27, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Lions Ignoring Talk About Robert Griffin III In Days Before Thursday Matchup

Robert Griffin III sat down with WJLA-TV and let fly the words “I feel like I’m the best quarterback in the league,” which has set off a firestorm of debate and social media attention.

08/18/2015

CHARLOTTE, NC - JANUARY 03:  Jonathan Stewart #28 and Cam Newton #1 of the Carolina Panthers celebrate after a touchdown is scored by Stewart during their NFC Wild Card Playoff game against the Arizona Cardinals at Bank of America Stadium on January 3, 2015 in Charlotte, North Carolina.  (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

A Glance At Some NFL Training Camp Scuffles This Year

It seems there hasn’t been a day that’s passed without a scuffle at NFL training camps.

97.1 The Ticket–08/12/2015

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Local Newspaper Joins Others In Banning Use Of Redskins’ Team Name

The Detroit News is choosing not to use the Washington Redskins’ team name.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/25/2014

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

Detroit News Bans Use Of ‘Redskins’ Team Name

Instead, reporters were told to describe the NFL franchise as “Washington” or the “Washington football team.”

CBS Detroit–06/25/2014

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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

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Keidel: The NFL, ‘N’ Word, And Censorship

The NFL is considering a heavy tax on it, citing the fact that the gridiron is a workplace, and thus they can control the language and lexicon of its players. It’s probably the most delicate and toxic topic we’ll ever discuss in sports.

02/28/2014

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

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NFC Update: Teams Averted Catastrophe This Week For First Team Offenses

This week was the final week that starters were likely to appear in the preseason, offering fans one more indiscernible glimpse of what may lie ahead in the ensuing 17 weeks of NFL battle.

08/26/2013

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NFC Update: NFL Preseason Victories Overshadowed By Key Player Losses

Here’s an update on which NFC teams took a step forward this week, and which ones overwhelmed the training staff with a rash of new injuries…

08/19/2013

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NFC Update: NFL Preseason Is In Full Swing

Teams squared off against one another for the first time this season, often at full speed, and occasionally featuring first team offensive sets.

08/13/2013

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