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Caption:ASHBURN, VA - JANUARY 09: Jay Gruden speaks as he is introduced as the new head coach of the Washington Redskins at a press conference at Redskins Park on January 9, 2014 in Ashburn, Virginia. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Navajo Nation Council Opposes NFL Team’s Name

The Navajo Nation Council formally has opposed the use of the Washington Redskins name.

97.1 The Ticket–04/11/2014

ASHBURN, VA - JANUARY 09: Jay Gruden (L) poses for a photo with Washington Redskins Executive Vice President and and General Manager Bruce Allen after he was introduced as the new head coach of the Washington Redskins during a press conference at Redskins Park on January 9, 2014 in Ashburn, Virginia. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Navajo Panel Sidetracks On NFL Team’s Name

A Navajo Nation Council committee has delayed action on legislation to have the tribe take a stance on the Washington Redskins name.

97.1 The Ticket–04/01/2014

DENVER, CO - OCTOBER 27:  Linebacker Darryl Tapp #54 of the Washington Redskins nearly sacks quarterback Peyton Manning #18 of the Denver Broncos during the first quarter of a game at Sports Authority Field Field at Mile High on October 27, 2013 in Denver, Colorado.  (Photo by Dustin Bradford/Getty Images)

DE Darryl Tapp Tweets Goodbye To Washington, Greeting To Detroit

The player himself took to Twitter and appeared to confirm the move.

CBS Detroit–03/13/2014

CINCINNATI, OH - MAY 12: Offensive coordinator Jay Gruden of the Cincinnati Bengals looks on during a rookie camp at Paul Brown Stadium on May 12, 2013 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Same Snyder Redskins [BLOG]

“He sounds so much like John Gruden!”

97.1 The Ticket–01/10/2014

LANDOVER, MD - NOVEMBER 3:   The Washington Redskins logo patch on the uniform of Safety Brandon Meriweather at FedEx field on November 3, 2013 in Landover, MD.  (Photo by Jonathan Newton / The Washington Post via Getty Images)

Protesters Use Thanksgiving To Push Anti-Redskins Message In Detroit

The choice to use Thanksgiving to promote the name change stemmed from the historical origins of the holiday.

CBS Detroit–11/28/2013

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

LANDOVER, MD - SEPTEMBER 22: Leonard Hankerson #85 of the Washington Redskins is tackled by Chris Houston #23 of the Detroit Lions in the third quarter of a game at FedExField on September 22, 2013 in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Lions Looking Better After Win At Washington

The Detroit Lions returned from their latest road trip with a bit more legitimacy.

97.1 The Ticket–09/24/2013

LANDOVER, MD - SEPTEMBER 22:  Head coach Jim Schwartz of the Detroit Lions reacts in the fourth quarter during a game against the Washington Redskins at FedExField on September 22, 2013 in Landover, Maryland.  (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Schwartz Defends Tossing Of Headset: ‘Guess What? I’m Emotionally Involved’

Standing up at the podium, Detroit Lions head coach Jim Schwartz looked a little peeved at the inquiry about his hurling of his headset.

CBS Detroit–09/23/2013

LANDOVER, MD - SEPTEMBER 22: Robert Griffin III #10 of the Washington Redskins and Calvin Johnson #81 of the Detroit Lions talk after the game at FedExField on September 22, 2013 in Landover, Maryland. Detroit won the game 27-20. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Lions, Titans Break Droughts With Wins

The Detroit Lions knew nothing about success in Washington. Through 21 trips to the nation’s capital, they owned an 0-fer.

97.1 The Ticket–09/23/2013

Nate Burleson #13 of the Detroit Lions is tackled by David Amerson #39 of the Washington Redskins after catching a pass from Matthew Stafford #9 (not pictured) in the first quarter during a game at FedExField on September 22, 2013 in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

RG3 Bobbles, Lions Rally To Top Redskins

The Detroit Lions took advantage of a pair of fourth-quarter bobbles, including one by Robert Griffin III, in a 27-20 win over the Washington Redskins on Sunday.

97.1 The Ticket–09/22/2013

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