1/19/2015 A prominent US civil rights group is calling for the Washington Redskins to change its name, in a boost for opponents of the American football team's racially tinged moniker, the Washington Post reported Monday. Leaders of the Fritz
1/16/2015 Former San Francisco 49ers defensive coordinator Vic Fangio will interview Saturday with the Washington Redskins for their vacancy in the same position on coach Jay Gruden's staff, a person with knowledge of the meeting said Friday. Fangio had one
1/9/2015 WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Justice Department says it is intervening in a trademark dispute concerning the team name of the Washington Redskins.
1/9/2015 ASHBURN, Va. (AP) -- During a six-hour interview at the Washington Redskins owner's house, Scot McCloughan saw Dan Snyder's eyes light up ''like a little kid,'' which the prospective new general manager found ''as cool as crud.'' McCloughan also laid
1/9/2015 By Andrew Chung (Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Justice said on Friday it would defend the constitutionality of a government tribunal's decision to cancel the trademarks owned by the NFL's Washington Redskins because they are offensive to Native
1/9/2015 EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) -- The New York Giants have interviewed Raheem Morris for their opening as defensive coordinator.
1/9/2015 The US Department of Justice said Friday it would intervene in the court battle over whether the NFL's Washington Redskins should be able to trademark their name. The club has been under pressure from Native American groups who argue that the name
1/8/2015 WASHINGTON (AP) -- After years of turning to high-profile names - Robert Griffin III, Mike Shanahan, Joe Gibbs and more - to rescue the franchise and turn it into a long-term winner, the Washington Redskins have gone in another direction.
1/7/2015 WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Washington Redskins on Wednesday were working on the final details of a deal to hire Scot McCloughan as general manager, a move that marks a major shift in front-office philosophy under owner Dan Snyder after 16 years of mostly
1/6/2015 The Washington Redskins were intent on upgrading their front office this offseason, and they now have signed one of the NFL's stronger talent evaluators to be their next general manager. According to NFL Network, McCloughan will take over the GM
1/6/2015 WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Washington Redskins are close to a deal to bring in Scot McCloughan as general manager, the franchise's latest major front office shake-up after another losing season.
1/5/2015 (Reuters) - Former Washington Redskins defensive back Fred Smoot was acquitted on Monday on a misdemeanor charge of domestic assault. Smoot, 35, was accused of grabbing his former live-in girlfriend, Valerie Jackson, during an altercation at a home