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

Native American group makes subtle use of real footage

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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 new ad from the National Congress of American Indians and the Oneida Indian Nation. In the spot, featuring real footage from a 2012 game against the Minnesota Vikings, the Redskins' name and logo have been removed from the play.

"Take it away," says a title card that comes up over the cheering of Unnamed Team fans.



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