Opponents call it a racial slur. The team’s owner, Dan Snyder, says he’ll never change it. More and more people are saying he should consider choosing a different name of the NFL franchise for Washington. Here are a few of them.
1. Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr. In two tweets on Oct. 18, the civil rights activist said the team’s name “must be changed,” adding that his stand is not an attack on the team itself, its fans or its players. Bill O'Leary/The Washington Post Buy Photo