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Former NFL ref Mike Carey avoided Redskins games for eight years

With all the media controversy surrounding the Washington Redskins name, there has been plenty of media members who have voiced against it and opted not to call them the Redskins. Phil Simms and Tony Dungy are the latest media members who have said they will not call the team the Redskins, and they aren’t alone. […]
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Tony Dungy, Phil Simms will try not to use word ‘Redskins’

Most major television networks have left it up to their television personalities on whether they want to use the term “Redskins” this season or not. With increasing pressure from politicians and other influential groups, the Washington Redskins seem destined to change their nickname at some point. The process might be accelerated if people just stop […]
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CBS’ Phil Simms, NBC’s Tony Dungy will not say “redskins” on tv

CBS analyst and former New York Giants quarterback Phil Simms says he will try to refrain from using the name “redskins” during televised games (courtesy of Just when you thought all the hoopla involving the name “Washington Redskins” had died down, a damn New York Giant had to bring it back up again! Monday it was announced that CBS analyst Phil Simms will refrain...
Via DC Sports-Kings
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Weekly Rewind: Defensive position by position review and Tony Dungy gets misunderstood

Detroit Lions Lions safeties are solid, but can not afford and injury(READ) Darius Slay is one starter, who else will play cornerback for the Lions?(READ) The Lions linebackers are improved, but by how much?(READ) The Lions stellar defensive line most produce in 2014(READ) Tony Dungy ends up in unwarranted controversy(READ) You may also be interested in:Weekly Rewind: Defensive position...
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Several fans take a shot at Tony Dungy’s late son; Is this WRONG?

Tony Dungy made a comment about Michael Sam that has him in the media for his words. While Dungy never said anything about “Gays”, he did say that he felt Michael Sam would be a distraction in the locker room. He stated that as the head coach he would not want to deal with the […] The post Several fans take a shot at Tony Dungy’s late son; Is this WRONG? appeared first on...
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

Olbermann takes down Tony Dungy again: Felt clarification made things even worse

Keith did another number on Dungy last night. … Continue Reading
Via Sherman Report
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Tony Dungy issues statement regarding his controversial Michael Sam comments

NFL analyst Tony Dungy found himself in the center of a media controversy on Monday after comments he made to the Tampa Tribune regarding Michael Sam, the first openly gay player in the NFL. Dungy, a devout Christian who has never been afraid to espouse his beliefs — although how much those beliefs came into […] The post Tony Dungy issues statement regarding his controversial...
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29 days ago  |  Discuss

Tony Dungy: I wouldn't have taken Michael Sam

Tony Dungy is no longer a head coach in the NFL, but if he was, he would have been one of the many who passed on Michael Sam at the 2014 NFL draft. Sam originally was projected as a mid-round draft pick, but he coincidentally fell all the way to the seventh round where the St. Louis Rams picked him up shortly before the draft ended. The reason for the fall, in the eyes of many...
July 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Tony Dungy on Detroit Lions: 'That's the job I would want'

Former Indianapolis Colts and Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Tony Dungy doesn’t plan on leaving NBC to return to coaching, but if he did, if he says it would be to coach the Detroit Lions. “I will tell you this, I think the best job out there is the Detroit Lions,” Dungy said Friday morning in an interview on The Dan Patrick Show. “That’s the job I would want.” [RELATED...
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January 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Rumors: Lions reaching out to potential coaching candidates

The Detroit Lions looked to be in control of the NFC North at 6-3, but struggled down the stretch, effectively being eliminated from the playoffs in week 16. The only thing they can hope for is a win in week…Read more →
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December 26, 2013  |  Discuss
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