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MLB's Cleveland Indians cite 'recent social unrest' as reason for potential name change

MLB's Cleveland Indians cite 'recent social unrest' as reason for potential name change

6 hours ago   |   RT

The Cleveland Indians look to follow in the footsteps of the NFL's Washington Redskins by announcing a review into the racial undertones of their franchise name amid the...
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Fewer preseason games is another challenge for NFL coaches

Fewer preseason games is another challenge for NFL coaches

16 hours ago   |   KSBW

The NFL is cutting the exhibition schedule in half.
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The Cleveland Indians are considering a name change

The Cleveland Indians are considering a name change

16 hours ago   |   New York Post

The Cleveland Indians are considering a name change. The club, with the NFL's Washington Redskins launching an internal review of their team nickname this week, issued a...
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Washington NFL team to conduct 'thorough review' of name amid pressure

18 hours ago   |   NBC News

The decision to conduct a “thorough review” of the Washington team name came after FedEx, the team's most prominent sponsor, asked that the name be changed. The name has long...
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NFL could fine players for ‘reckless' coronavirus behavior

NFL could fine players for ‘reckless' coronavirus behavior

1 day ago   |   New York Post

A potential NFL season this fall is dependent on players staying safe and healthy amidst the coronavirus pandemic. The league could resort to special facemasks and fines to...
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The NFL plans to play the Black national anthem before Week 1 games

The NFL plans to play the Black national anthem before Week 1 games

1 day ago   |   WGN TV   |   4 articles

]The NFL plans to have the song “Lift Every Voice and Sing” - known as the Black national anthem - performed live or played before every game in Week 1 of the NFL season, a...
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Washington Redskins Say Team Name Will Undergo A 'Thorough Review'

Washington Redskins Say Team Name Will Undergo A 'Thorough Review'

1 day ago   |   NPR   |   7 articles

The NFL franchise announced Friday that recent events have pushed it to examine its controversial name. In recent days, corporate sponsors and investors have put pressure on...
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Nike pulls Washington Redskins gear from store amid name review

Nike pulls Washington Redskins gear from store amid name review

1 day ago   |   New York Post   |   7 articles

The team was conspicuously absent Friday from the section of Nike's online shop where shoppers can snag NFL-branded T-shirts, jerseys and sneakers.
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NFL's Washington Redskins to 'review' change of franchise name amid racism debate, pressure from sponsors

NFL's Washington Redskins to 'review' change of franchise name amid racism debate, pressure from sponsors

1 day ago   |   RT   |   4 articles

The Washington Redskins have announced that they will 'review' the name of their franchise amid pressure from sponsors aggrieved at the potentially racially insensitive...
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Washington Redskins to Conduct ‘Thorough Review' of Team Name

1 day ago   |   Time   |   7 articles

The Washington Redskins are undergoing a “thorough review” of their nickname. The team said Friday it has been talking to the NFL for weeks about the subject. In a statement...
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Cleveland Indians look into changing name amid pressure

Cleveland Indians look into changing name amid pressure

The Cleveland Indians said Friday they are looking to engage their community and appropriate stakeholders "to determine the best path forward with regard to our team name." Read more ...

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