Washington Redskins hire political blogger Ben Tribbett to help their campaign to retain team name

(WJLA) - The Washington Redskins are adding ammunition to their fight to retain their controversial team name by hiring a politico.

Redskins owner Daniel Snyder has hired blogger Ben Tribbett to 'help guide the team's battle over its controversial moniker,' according to ABC 7 news partner WTOP.

Tribbettt, a lifelong fan of the Redskins, recently helped organized a Redskins Pride caucus in Virginia's General Assembly.

Read more at WTOP.