<p>Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder (Courtesy of the Atlantic.com)</p>

Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder (Courtesy of the Atlantic.com)

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MUHAMMAD: Washington NFL Nickname 'Not For Long'

There is one name in NFL circles — not that of a player, however — which has been around far too long.

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Federal Patent Office Rules Against Redskins, Cancels Trademark

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office on Wednesday canceled six federal Washington Redskins trademark registrations, deeming the team name "disparaging to Native Americans."

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COMMENTARY: Redskins Name a Tradition We Can Do Without

If racial slurs are a significant part of your football tradition, you need to change that tradition — immediately.

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Redskins Name Controversy Heats Up Again

U.S. Senators Claim Racism, Urge Change

For some in the Native American community and at least 50 Democratic senators, the Redskins' moniker should be banned. It's racist, they said, and many have even labeled the team's name as taboo, one they've refused to verbalize.