Washington Redskins

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Trademark Board Rules Against Redskins Name

The U.S. Patent Office called the Redskins nickname “disparaging of Native Americans.”

CBS Chicago–06/18/2014

SALT LAKE CITY, UT - OCTOBER 11: The Utah Jazz logo photographed behind the scene at the KJZZ video shoot at Energy Solutions Arena on October 11, 2012 in Salt Lake City, Utah.

7 Team Names That Make No Sense

We all have favorite teams. But some team names just don’t make any sense, like these…

05/28/2014

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Reports: New Bears WR Josh Morgan Arrested After Allegedly Punching Valet Driver

Morgan has been charged with misdemeanor simple assault following an alleged altercation in D.C.

CBS Chicago–04/28/2014

DeSean Jackson. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: I’m Rooting For DeSean Jackson

This guilt-by-association narrative surrounding DeSean Jackson is ridiculous.

CBS Chicago–04/02/2014

Dan Snyder. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: Daniel Snyder Wrote Another Awful Letter

Snyder’s support of a charity is to deflect attention from Washington’s offensive football nickname.

CBS Chicago–03/25/2014

Roger Goodell. (Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Baffoe: NFL’s ‘Progressive’ Race Stance Is About The Color Green

With money on the NFL’s mind, there’s a double standard with the proposed N-word rule.

CBS Chicago–02/26/2014

Washington Redskins. (Ron Antonelli/Getty Images)

Goodell: Redskins Name Honors Native Americans

The NFL commissioner appears set on letting Washington keep its nickname.

CBS Chicago–01/31/2014

GLENDALE, AZ - FEBRUARY 03: David Tyree #85 of the New York Giants catches a 32-yard pass from Eli Manning #10 as Rodney Harrison #37 of the New England Patriots attempts to knock it out in the fourth quarter of Super Bowl XLII on February 3, 2008 at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona. The Giants defeated the Patriots 17-14.

Top 5 Moments In Super Bowl History

A great Super Bowl moment for one fan is a crushing blow for another. Check out these top 5.

CBS Chicago–01/23/2014

New Year's Eve In Chicago

Your Very Personal 2014 Sports New Year’s Resolution

Here’s to a smarter 2014.

01/01/2014

Mike Shanahan. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Redskins Fire Coach Shanahan After 3-13 Season

Mike Shanahan’s plan to restore order, professionalism and consistent success to the Washington Redskins disintegrated quickly in 2013, costing him his job Monday a day after the team finished a 3-13 season.

670 The Score–12/30/2013

Cam Newton. (Credit: Chris Graythen, Getty)

Durkin: Week 16 NFL Picks

Fifteen weeks in the books, yet only four playoff tickets – Seattle, Denver, Kansas City, and Indianapolis – have been punched. With two weeks remaining, 19 teams are left in contention for a Super Bowl run.

670 The Score–12/21/2013

Riley Cooper and DeSean Jackson.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Durkin’s Playbook: The Eagles’ Wheel Routes

Once the Eagles shift into high gear and run their up-tempo, no huddle offense, they put a defense on its heels, both from a fatigue and assignment standpoint.

670 The Score–12/19/2013

Matthew Stafford. (credit: Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Durkin: Week 15 NFL Picks

With only three playoff tickets punched, 25 teams remain in contention for a playoff spot.

670 The Score–12/14/2013

New Orleans quarterback Drew Brees.  (Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Durkin: Week 14 NFL Picks

With four games remaining, 29 teams remain in contention for a playoff spot.

12/06/2013

Mike Shanahan. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Silverman: Logic Takes A Vacation As Officials Mar Giants-Redskins Game

NFL officials are supposed to have a full and complete understanding of the rulebook.

670 The Score–12/03/2013

Tom Coughlin and Mike Shanahan. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

NFL: Officials Erred At End Of Sunday Night Game

The NFL says Sunday night’s officiating crew should have stopped play and eliminated confusion about the down and distance at the end of the New York Giants’ 24-17 victory at Washington.

670 The Score–12/02/2013

Russell Wilson. (Credit: Andy Lyons, Getty)

Durkin: Week 13 NFL Picks

Entering Week 13, 24 teams remain in or within one game of a playoff bid.

670 The Score–11/30/2013

Peyton Manning. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Durkin: Week 12 NFL Picks

Heading into Week 12, 23 teams are either in or within one game of a playoff bid. A marquee matchup between two old foes is rekindled on Sunday night.

670 The Score–11/22/2013

Robert Griffin III. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Santana Moss Blasts RGIII

Santana Moss wasn’t too appreciative of RGIII blaming the Redskins receivers inability to get open on the final play as reason for his game-ending interception that secured Washington’s 24-16 loss to the Eagles on Sunday.

11/20/2013

Peyton Manning. (Photo by Dustin Bradford/Getty Images)

Durkin: Week 11 NFL Picks

Ten weeks in the books and 23 teams remain in or within one-and-a-half games of a playoff bid. Week 11 is highlighted by two marquee, prime time matchups.

670 The Score–11/16/2013

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