The Washington Football Team has appointed Jason Wright as their new president. Making him the NFL’s first black team president.
After dropping the team name ‘Redskins’ a term offensive to Native Americans, wright was appointment a month after as president.
Wright, 38, is a former running back for the Atlanta Falcons, Cleveland Browns and Arizona Cardinals.
“This team at this time, is an ideal opportunity for me.”
“The transformation of the Washington Football Team is happening across all aspects of the organisation from branding to culture.”
“We want to set new standards for the NFL.”