Kirk Cousins #8 of the Washington Redskins looks to hand off the ball during the NFL International Series game against the Cincinnati Bengals at Wembley Stadium on October 30, 2016 in London, England.(Getty Images)

Washington’s NFL team drops ‘Redskins’ name after 87 years

By Associated Press | Washington
UPDATED ON JUL 13, 2020 09:12 PM IST
The move came less than two weeks after owner Dan Snyder, a boyhood fan of the team who once declared he would never get rid of the name, launched a “thorough review” amid pressure from sponsors.
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