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It marked the first time the organization agreed to change a bird’s name because it was racially offensive.
INSIDE THE MOVEMENT TO ABOLISH COLONIALIST BIRD NAMESNATHALIE ALONSOFEBRUARY 12, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
He risks upsetting the fans, not to mention his offensive line.
THE NFL’S TOP QBS ARE WAKING UP TO THEIR POWER, FOLLOWING TOM BRADY AND LEBRON JAMESJERRY BREWERFEBRUARY 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Okay, Einav Hart is a good sport, but our goal today isn’t to ask questions that are outright offensive.
CAN I ASK YOU A RIDICULOUSLY PERSONAL QUESTION? (EP. 451)STEPHEN J. DUBNERFEBRUARY 11, 2021FREAKONOMICS
Heinicke, who was set to become a restricted free agent in March, said he wanted to stay with Washington because a two-year deal gives him security and he feels comfortable with Coach Ron Rivera and offensive coordinator Scott Turner.
QUARTERBACK TAYLOR HEINICKE SIGNS TWO-YEAR CONTRACT TO RETURN TO WASHINGTON FOOTBALL TEAMSAM FORTIERFEBRUARY 10, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Taking advanced metrics like those into account, Turner’s defensive contributions stand out far more than his traditional offensive numbers do.
MYLES TURNER’S GAME HAS EVOLVED. THE BOX SCORE DOESN’T KNOW IT YET.CHRIS HERRING (CHRIS.HERRING@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)FEBRUARY 10, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Mahomes is still the most talented quarterback in the league, and if the Chiefs can fix their battered offensive line, he still has a good shot at getting back to the Super Bowl.
THE BUCS HAD THE PERFECT PLANSARAH SHACHATFEBRUARY 9, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
The Terrapins showed early signs of offensive life against the No.
MARYLAND MISSES A CHANCE TO BOOST ITS NCAA TOURNAMENT HOPES WITH A LOSS TO NO. 4 OHIO STATEEMILY GIAMBALVOFEBRUARY 9, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The Buccaneers throttled the Chiefs along both lines, and the designs of offensive coordinator Byron Leftwich and defensive coordinator Todd Bowles were a step ahead all night.
WHAT WENT WRONG FOR THE CHIEFS AND PATRICK MAHOMES IN A BRUTAL SUPER BOWL DEFEATADAM KILGOREFEBRUARY 8, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Playing behind a beat-up offensive line, he has been running for his life for much of the game, and it hasn’t helped that he has a foot injury that reportedly could need surgery in the offseason.
SUPER BOWL HIGHLIGHTS: BUCS CELEBRATE CHAMPIONSHIP, TOM BRADY WINS MVPDES BIELER, MARK MASKE, CHUCK CULPEPPERFEBRUARY 8, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Maryland has struggled to replace that offensive production.
ERIC AYALA BOUNCED BACK FROM A ROUGH GAME. NOW HE NEEDS HIS TEAMMATES TO JOIN HIM.EMILY GIAMBALVOFEBRUARY 7, 2021WASHINGTON POST
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WORDS RELATED TO OFFENSIVE

  • abominable
  • calumnious
  • defamatory
  • detestable
  • detracting
  • detractive
  • detractory
  • discriminatory
  • envious
  • envying
  • green-eyed
  • jealous
  • libelous
  • maligning
  • obnoxious
  • odious
  • offensive
  • repugnant
  • scandalous
  • slanderous
  • slighting
  • undesirable
  • vilifying
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