FedEx asks Washington Redskins to change team name

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Amid experiences that the Washington Redskins will have to change the team’s name to generate a ideal new stadium, a considerable sponsor has shipped a stern concept to the franchise with regards to the issue.

In accordance to Fox five DC, FedEx produced the pursuing assertion on Thursday: “We have communicated to the team in Washington our ask for that they change the team name.“

The Redskins at present enjoy at FedEx Industry and are scheduled to host video games at the location this slide amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Pursuing the killing of George Floyd and subsequent protests through the United States with regards to racial injustices, the subject matter of both the Redskins or the NFL altering the team’s name returned to the headlines.

Final 7 days, Nationwide Congress of American Indians President Fawn Sharp urged Washington gamers to threaten to sit and refuse to enjoy below the Redskins banner.  

Workforce proprietor Daniel Snyder has regularly insisted he would not change the name no matter of any outdoors outcries.