Citing racism, 50 senators tell NFL commissioner it's time to change Redskins' name

  • by: ALAN FRAM , Associated Press
  • Updated: May 22, 2014 - 12:15 PM

WASHINGTON — Half the U.S. Senate urged NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell on Thursday to change the Washington Redskins' name, saying it is a racist slur and the time is ripe to replace it.

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