Not just 'Redskins': 16 controversial names and logos
Updated 9:55 AM EDT,
Fri October 11, 2013
Cincinnati Reds: A color. Their team is named for a color. So how is it offensive? Well, in anti-Communist 1950s America, few people wanted to be called a Red. So the team changed its name -- to the Redlegs -- from 1953 to 1958.