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FedEx Asks Washington Redskins to Change Their Team Name

July 2, 2020

It's been a hotly contested question for decades - Should the Washington Redskins change their team name? WILL they change their name?

On Thursday afternoon FedEx, which is the namesake of the team's stadium FedExField, made a formal request asking the team to change the their name. Redskins owner Dan Snyder has been adamant in the past that he will not change the team's name.

FedEx is the most recent addition to a growing number of companies and organizations that have asked the Washington Redskins to change their name. At this time there is no word on what will happen with FedEx's relationship with the team if the choose to keep their name.

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