The Oneida Indian Nation is advertising in advance of Monday night's Washington Redskins season opener against the Philadelphia Eagles, asking he public to urge NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and the Redskins to change their name.
Lawmakers in Washington, DC are debating a bill that would eliminate "Redskins" as the NFL team's name.
A spokesman for the Washington Redskins says the team has no comment.
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The Oneida Indian Nation is congratulating the Cooperstown School Board for voting to remove the Redskins mascot from its sports teams.
The board voted 6-to-1 Wednesday night to drop the name.
The move was prompted by last month's vote by the student body that the mascot be changed...