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During his weekly halftime commentary on NBC's Sunday Night Football, Bob Costas addressed the Redskins name, calling it an "insult" and a "slur."
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During halftime of the Cowboys vs Redskins game, we asked our Twitter followers if the Redskins should change their name or keep it the same. Here’s their response:
Want to hear you all thoughts on the "Redskins" name "scandal" – Should Washington change it or leave it as is?
— Sports Takeover (@TheUTSN) October 14, 2013
@TheUTSN leave it alone
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NBC Sports host Bob Costas has not been shy about offering his take on controversial issues that transcend sports in recent years, and Sunday night he weighed in on the ever-intensifying debate over the Washington football team’s nickname.
Though he doesn’t believe Redskins owner Daniel Snyder or any member of the organization operates with the intent to offend Native Americans...
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