BREAKING: Washington Redskins Expected to Announce Retirement of Team Name on Monday

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The Washington Redskins plan to announce on Monday that they are officially retiring their team nickname, according to a report by Sports Business Journal.

SBJ cited two anonymous sources as confirming the team was giving up the controversial name, viewed by many as a derogatory reference to Native Americans.

For years, Redskins owner Dan Snyder had adamantly defended the name, but the team’s attitude swiftly changed direction over the
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