Originally Posted by infantrycak
You are assuming slur. The origins of the word are not even known.
It's use here was clearly not meant as a slur in honor of their Indian head coach.
But I'd like to think were I a football coach and a team decided to call themselves the Detroit Darkies
to honor me that I might have an objection...or SUMTHIN'. Even if it's in jest...ehhhh.
Originally Posted by Infantrycak
The last poll found Washington Redskins was acceptable to 90% of Indians.
Truthfully...if the Indians don't have a problem with it then I withdraw my objection.
..THIS is why he's a lawyer.