The Washington Redskins participate in the National Football League (NFL) and are based in Landover, Maryland. Washington plays its games in the East of the NFC. The Washington Redskins, founded in 1932, play home games at FedExField and have won five NFL Titles (1937, 1942, 1982, 1987, 1991).
I'm not a politically correct person. In fact, I'm one of those pricks who takes immense pride in his built-in political incorrectness. I don't particularly care if a professional sports team decides to take its name after a race of people. That being said, I'll only stand for it if the name is harmless enough. The Cleveland Indians, the Boston Celtics, the Florida State Seminoles. The difference between a generic name like that and the NFL's Washington Redskins is that Redskin isn't exactly a harmless … more