The Washington Football Team are a professional football team that competes in the National Football League (NFL). Established in 1932 as the Boston Braves, the team changed its name to the ‘Redskins’ the following year, and moved to Washington D.C. in 1937. In July 2020, following increasing pressure from fans and sponsors, the Washington Redskins announced that they would change their name, as the term 'Redskins' was seen as disrespectful toward Native Americans and other people of color. The team named itself the "Washington Football Team" until the announcement of an official new name at a later date. The team won two NFL championships in the pre-Super Bowl era and has won the Super Bowl three times. American businessman Daniel Marc Snyder is currently the majority owner of the Washington Team.
In 2019, the Washington Football Team generated the fifth largest revenue in the NFL and its franchise value has grown from around 845 million dollars in 2002 to around 3.4 billion U.S dollars as of 2019. In 2018, the team's total operating income stood at 120 million U.S. dollars and player expenses for that same year amounted to around 224 million U.S. dollars. The team plays its home games at FedExField in Landover, Maryland and a ticket for a Washington Football Team home game in 2019 cost about 103 U.S. dollars. The team's average average home attendance for the regular season in 2019 was 65,488.
The Washington Football Team had a combined total of around 3.17 million fans and followers on Facebook and Twitter.
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