Dan Snyder defends 'Redskins'
ASHBURN, Va. -- Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder again defended the franchise's nickname, this time in a letter to season-ticket holders, pointing to tradition and arguing that the team's past "isn't just where we came from -- it's who we are."
Snyder wrote to fans that he wanted them to "hear straight from me on the issue."
"The name was never a label," Snyder said in the letter. "It was, and continues to be, a badge of honor."
Snyder said that four players plus ...
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