Washington legend Darrell Green tells TMZ Athletics … there must be only 1 route Dan Snyder usually takes when it comes to renaming his NFL franchise — and that’s to go with the “Crimson Tails” moniker.
“I would say that would be my very first and only option correct now,” the Hall of Fame cornerback states.
Of program, the Crimson Tails was the nickname given to the Tuskegee Airmen, a team of African American pilots who fought in Planet War II with planes that had pink paint on the tails.
Environmentally friendly suggests it would be an amazing move on Snyder’s portion to get in touch with his staff that … this immediately after many years of holding on to the controversial and downright racist “Redskins” nickname.
“The Crimson Tails are some of the greatest heroes of any shade in our nation,” Environmentally friendly claims, “and specifically against the remarkable horrors that the Tuskegee Airmen ended up up against.”
Green’s backing of the title will come just days following Washington’s franchise QB, Dwayne Haskins, also threw his aid driving the potential new mascot.
Inexperienced tells us he has not nevertheless been requested by Snyder or anybody in Washington’s business for enter … but he is hopeful they will arrive at out to him quickly.
“I would love to be aspect of conversations transferring ahead,” Inexperienced claims.
In the meantime, Darrell is operating on a really great undertaking with other NFL players … serving to elevate consciousness and income for minorities who have been impacted throughout the coronavirus pandemic.