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Not sure how reliable Yahoo Sports might be, but it could be over very soon for the Redskins name.

https://sports.yahoo.com/nf-ls-washington-franchise-officially-has-a-new-name-coming-014635532.html

The NFL has asked partners to begin scrubbing "Redskins" from their platforms in anticipation of team owner Dan Snyder finally acquiescing to pressure from the...

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6 hours ago, BarnWinterSportsEngelstad said:

If the Sioux name has not been willingly voted to be retired back in 2012, it certainly would be getting a ton of pressure today to do it. It sucked seeing the Sioux name go, but the inevitable PC mob was going to win the day one way or another. Now that the Redskins name is changing, no. Armenia sage. Indians, Braves, Seminoles, you are next!!

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37 minutes ago, Siouxperfan7 said:

If the Sioux name has not been willingly voted to be retired back in 2012, it certainly would be getting a ton of pressure today to do it. It sucked seeing the Sioux name go, but the inevitable PC mob was going to win the day one way or another. Now that the Redskins name is changing, no. Armenia sage. Indians, Braves, Seminoles, you are next!!

Hopefully Washington comes up with a better nickname than Hawks.;)

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1 hour ago, Siouxperfan7 said:

If the Sioux name has not been willingly voted to be retired back in 2012, it certainly would be getting a ton of pressure today to do it. It sucked seeing the Sioux name go, but the inevitable PC mob was going to win the day one way or another. Now that the Redskins name is changing, no. Armenia sage. Indians, Braves, Seminoles, you are next!!

Which pro sports league do they play for, the Auto Correct Athletic Association? ;)

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On 7/27/2020 at 6:33 PM, Vegas_Sioux said:

They should just truncate the present moniker to "Moes".

They'd be the Esko Moes. PRESTO! Solution. 

Logo? 

250px--Three_Stooges_Disorder_In_The_Cou

 

Oh!

Wise guy!?!?!

Nyuk-nyuk-nyuk .... 

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On 9/8/2020 at 6:35 AM, BarnWinterSportsEngelstad said:

Robstown? And the best they can do is Cotton Pickers? 

C'mon ... Bandits, Prowlers, have fun with the town name Robstown. 

Thief River Falls' Prowlers got it right (thief, prowler). 

Crookston missed their opportunity. 

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2 hours ago, The Sicatoka said:

Robstown? And the best they can do is Cotton Pickers? 

C'mon ... Bandits, Prowlers, have fun with the town name Robstown. 

Thief River Falls' Prowlers got it right (thief, prowler). 

Crookston missed their opportunity. 

Well, they are the Pirates. So they didn’t miss it by that much. 

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On 9/9/2020 at 6:17 AM, The Sicatoka said:

Robstown? And the best they can do is Cotton Pickers? 

C'mon ... Bandits, Prowlers, have fun with the town name Robstown. 

Thief River Falls' Prowlers got it right (thief, prowler). 

Crookston missed their opportunity. 

Well, Tombstone, AZ is the Yellow Jackets. Talk about missed opportunities.

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32 minutes ago, The Sicatoka said:

... the gravediggers ... 

:whistling:  Whistling’ past the graveyard ... or the OK Corral

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