The Ashburn-based Washington Redskins have announced they will retire the controversial “Redskins” name. Here is the announcement that was released by the NFL team a short time ago.

The InsideNova.com website has been running a poll, asking readers to vote for possible replacement names. As of Sunday, the Washington Warriors was in first place, followed by the Washington Red Wolves and the Washington Redtails. You can see their report here.

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