September 22, 2021
September 21, 2021
Washington will not have any kind of Native American imagery as part of its next name, and the subject is still evolving in sports throughout the year since the legendary NFL franchise dropped arguably the most polarizing moniker that stay with the pros.
Tuesday marks the first anniversary since Washington abandoned the Redskins name and accompanying Indian Head logo after 87 years under pressure from sponsors and decades of critics who are both offensive to Native Americans. The Washington football team will be here for one more season, with a new name expected to be revealed in early 2022.