Fifty-one years of RFK
Future of RFK Stadium is uncertain since 'Skins relocated in 1996
STANDING 100 YARDS APART from one another at the main entrance to RFK Stadium are tributes to Robert Francis Kennedy and George Preston Marshall. Kennedy's is a beautiful bronze bust that happens to overlook the faded sides of Washington Redskins helmets. Marshall's is a red granite monument that would have been moved years ago to make room for a concession stand, except that nobody wanted to pay the $30,000 in shipping costs.
If these memorials to the former U.S. ...
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ESPN The Magazine: October 15, 2012