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10 worst reactions to Bob Costas declaring Redskins name an “insult” and “a slur”

On the eve of Columbus Day, NBC sports commentator Bob Costas used Sunday Night Football's match-up between the Washington Redskins and Dallas Cowboys as an opportunity to weigh in on the controversy surrounding the former team's name, calling it "an insult" and "a slur."

In an AP interview last week, President Obama suggested that Redskins owner Dan Snyder should "consider changing the name" because of its potential to offend. Costas reiterated Obama's comments, explaining why the name is derogatory at its core:

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