Washington Redskins helmets and logo are shown during the first half of an NFL football game in East Rutherford, N.J. on Oct. 21, 2012. The team's nickname, which some consider a derogatory term for Native Americans, has faced a barrage of criticism. Local leaders and pundits have called for a name change. (Associated Press) **FILE**

Photo by: Kathy Willens

Washington Redskins helmets and logo are shown during the first half of an NFL football game in East Rutherford, N.J. on Oct. 21, 2012. The team's nickname, which some consider a derogatory term for Native Americans, has faced a barrage of criticism. Local leaders and pundits have called for a name change. (Associated Press) **FILE**