The Washington Redskins have made the news for two things in recent months--the health of Robert Griffin III's knee and the controversy surrounding the team's name. Having interest groups speak out against it has been nothing new, but this time around several politicians have joined the fray as well. We all know what kind of attention 'those' guys bring!
It's been enough to cause the owner, Dan Snyder, to hire a consultant to help him deal with the mess; one that will never go away since he refuses to change the name and there will always be people that find the name offensive.
However, I can't help but wonder if the take that a Redskins legend recently shared will make some rethink their position.
The Super Bowl champion, former MVP, and Hall of Famer recently shared this story which has been shared by several media outlets at this point (including NESN where I first saw it):
“I can tell you that when I was at the children’s hospital this morning, ther...