Letter to be sent to each NFL player

Updated: May 28, 2014, 11:05 AM ET
By John Keim | ESPN.com

The groups targeting the Washington Redskins' nickname want to enlist the help of NFL players, hoping they mimic one of their outspoken colleagues: Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman.

The National Congress of American Indians and the Oneida Indian Nation will be sending a letter to every NFL player, including recent draft picks, on Wednesday, urging them to get involved and follow Sherman's example as part of their Change the Mascot campaign.

"Just recently Richard Sherman ...

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