Pro sports teams now find themselves clinging to names and images and traditions while the winds of change are howling around them.
In ESPN The Magazine, Howard Bryant writes that the battle over Washington's nickname is very much a matter of honor. Just not in the way Daniel Snyder or Roger Goodell thinks.
The Washington Redskins' Twitter campaign in support of keeping the team's nickname draws mixed responses
The groups targeting the Washington Redskins' nickname want to enlist the help of NFL players, hoping they mimic one of their outspoken colleagues: Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman.
A letter signed by 50 U.S. senators urging the league to change the Washington Redskins name was sent on Thursday to NFL commissioner Roger Goodell.
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The Navajo Nation Council formally has opposed the use of the Washington Redskins name.
Hundreds of American Indians and their supporters rallied outside the Metrodome Thursday night to demand the Washington Redskins change the team's nickname, calling it racist and disrespectful.
Oneida Nation meets with NFL leadership Wednesday in New York City to seek Washington Redskins' name, mascot change.
The NFL and representatives of Oneida Indian Nation have moved up their meetings to discuss the future of the Washington Redskins nickname.
Minnesota stadium operators won't create a new policy barring the use of the Washington Redskins name and logo during a game against the Vikings in the Metrodome next month.
Two Washington, D.C. radio stations won't run ads protesting the Washington Redskins nickname, a decision that surprised and disappointed the leading advocates behind the movement.
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell acknowledged Sunday night the importance of the league listening to those who feel strongly about changing the Washington Redskins' nickname.
The Red Cloud Indian School denounced the Washington Redskins' nickname after team owner Dan Snyder invoked their organization in a passionate defense of the nickname to season-ticket holders.
The debate over the Washington Redskins name will follow the team on the road when it faces the rival Dallas Cowboys.
The NFL is prepared to meet with an Indian tribe pushing for the Washington Redskins to drop the team's nickname. Just not this week.