“I think it has become a lightning rod, and I would love to be able to sit down with the team… and see if a change should be made,” Gray said of the moniker many find offensive to Native Americans.
“There’s a precedent for this, and I think there needs to be a dispassionate discussion about this, and do the right thing.”
It’s true that many college mascots have acknowledged the insensitive nature of their mascots and made a change.
Formerly Red Raiders, Colgate University athletes are now simply “Raiders.”
But with fans of the squad arguing over the recent , do they really need another topic to debate? What do you think?
Should the name “Redskins” be changed?