Changing Redskins nickname would be win-win for everyone




Young fans don’t remember Marquette University sports teams being the Warriors any more than they do Miami of Ohio being the Redskins.

Oh, but it’s true, boys and girls.

St. John’s once used Redmen as its nickname, and Stanford athletic teams until 1972 were referred to as the Indians.

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