Topic: Washington Redskins

How Will the Fantasy Football Fiasco Affect NFL Teams' Sponsorship Deals?

28 clubs are on the hook

To help keep stadium seats filled this season, teams like the New York Jets are offering sponsored fantasy football scores and TV highlights on their video boards to replicate the…

These NFL Teams Lead the League in Digital Engagements Heading Into the New Season

Another win for Brady and the Patriots

Love 'em or hate 'em, you can't deny the New England Patriots drive the conversation more than any other team in the National Football League, and we have the data…

Activist Ad Strips Away Redskins' Logo to Show 'It's Still Washington Football'

Native American group makes subtle use of real footage

When Washington's Robert Griffin III—RG3, to you—runs a 76-yard touchdown to the roaring applause of adoring fans, does it matter what's printed on his helmet? That's the question posed by a…

Brilliant Ad Protesting the Redskins Nickname Airs During the NBA Finals

Evocative, soulful, unsparing

Miami stumbled in Game 3 of the NBA Finals, but a Native American tribe turned up the heat. The Yocha Dehe Wintun Nation of California ran a 60-second spot protesting…

Verizon Extends NFL Play to Foursquare Ads

Geo-social app lands FiOS as advertiser

Verizon's multifaceted $1 billion partnership with the National Football League is getting a geo-social layer. Starting this week, Verizon FiOS ads will appear after folks check-in via the mobile app in…

Will Controversial Sports Team Names Be Gone in Five Years?

Prominent Native American activist says yes

Could the National Football League’s Washington Redskins and other pro teams with names that some groups and individuals find offensive shed those monikers sooner rather than late? Perhaps in the…

Should the FCC Force the Redskins to Change Team Name?

Former chairman Reed Hundt says term is obscene

Should the Federal Communications Commission force the Washington Redskins to change their name? Former FCC chairman Reed Hundt says "yes." Putting new pressure on owner Dan Snyder, Hundt laid out his…

Turkey Trot: Lousy Jets Take a Bite Out of NBC Ratings

T-Day NFL games show some viewer fatigue

While millions of turkey-glutted couch jockeys tuned in for the three national NFL broadcasts on Thanksgiving Day (Nov. 22), ratings were either down or failed to meet advertisers’ expectations. Per Nielsen…