CBS’ Phil Simms: I Will Not Use Word ‘Redskins’ During TNF

CBS’ NFL analyst Phil Simms has said he will refrain from using the Redskins name. Instead, he will elect to call them Washington or Skins. Play by play analyst Jim Nantz says he will not, “take a stance.”

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Phil Simms refusing to say Redskins during TNF has politicized the game. Removed entertainment factor.


Simms is life and legacy revolves around a game. He is almost 60 years of age and he wants to define himself as being something other than a meaningless sports player.


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