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The NFL now has something serious to consider since they are all about money and expanding overseas....




The pressure to change the name of Dan Snyder's football team grows -- and not just domestically.

Two members of British Parliament wrote a strongly worded letter to NFL commissioner Roger Goodell earlier this month, urging the league to change Washington's name or, "at the minimum, send a different team to our country to represent the sport, one that does not promote a racial slur."

Ruth Smeeth and Ian Austin, members of the British Labour Party, co-authored the letter dated Feb. 2, eight months before Washington is scheduled to play the Cincinnati Bengals as part of the NFL's international series.....http://espn.go.com/nfl/story/_/id/14838409/two-members-british-parliament-urge-nfl-change-washington-name


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