Because the name, “Washington Redskins” is very insensitive towards Native Americans, the Redskins organization has faced backlash for years. Yet despite lawsuits, protests, requests, and demands, the organization has refused to change the name.
On Sunday, the NFL fined the New England Patriots $1.1 million and took away a third-round 2021 draft pick. In addition, the Patriots’ television production crews will not be allowed to film any games during the 2020 season, and senior club officials will be required to take a course on league operations and game policies.
With an outstanding defense that gave up only 19 points per game during the 2019 season, and a rapidly improving offense, the Vikings are a serious threat heading into 2020. After upsetting the New Orleans’s Saints during the NFL playoffs last year, there is little doubt that quarterback, Kirk Cousins, can make big times throws, especially with a star running back like Dalvin Cook.