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The pre sure for Dan Snyder to change the name of the team he owns is reaching a crescendo., investors worth over $620 billion sent letters to Nike, Pepsi and FedEx calling for the end of their respectivesponsorships of the Washington NFL team. investors commended the brand's desire to addre s social change, but condemned its stance in selling uniforms and apparel with the team name.Calls for change have been able to be heard Larry Ogunjobi Jersey in the past, including several lawsuits demanding the organization change its name.But in the NFL, money talks, and given the current racially charged climate and social Ray-Ray Armstrong Jersey unrest around the country, maybe the me sage will get through to Snyder this time around.The team's derogatory and discriminatory name towardNative American peoples has been front and center over the years, and any change has been met with heavy resistance "We'll never change the name," Snyder said in 2013. "It's that simple. NEVER you can use caps."MORE: The investors aren't the only ones putting pre sure on Snyder. With Snyder urgingto build a new stadium on the plot where federally owned RFK Stadium sits, Washington D.C. officials are demanding that Snyder change the name of the team in order to facilitate any potential deal.I call on Dan Snyder once again to face that reality, since he does still desperately want to be in Cleveland Browns Jersey the nations capital, He has got a problem he cant get around and he particularly cant get around it today, after the George Floyd killing.Added D.C. Deputy Mayor John Falcicchio: There is no viable path, locally or federally, for the Washington football team to return to Washington, D.C., without first changing the team name."FedEx Field, Washington's current football home, sits outside of the nation's capital in Landover, Va. JC Tretter Jersey Should Snyder continue to push for a new stadium within the borders of the capital, then a new name likely will have to go on the outside of the stadium. FedEx Field was opened in 1997.In June, the team removed the name of given Marshall's stanceto not sign black players during his ownership tenure. Washington did not sign its first black player until 1962, nearly 30 years into Marshall's ownership of the team.The time for the name has ended,U.S. Sheldrick Redwine Jersey Rep. Ral M. Grijalvasaid via the Post.There is no way to justify it. You either step into this century or you dont. Its up to the owner of the team to do that.