“It was the most miserable experience of my life,” Emily Applegate, who worked for a year as a marketing coordinator for the team, told the Washington Post.
“I just thought to myself it’s ignorance — someone who has no idea whatsoever what antisemitism is, why his quote could be hurtful to Jews, or really to a lot of people."
"Today, we are announcing we will be retiring the Redskins name and logo upon completion of this review," the team said in a statement.
This announcement was made during a Zoom video call between Jackson and Holocaust survivor Edward Mosberg, who held the call dressed in his concentration camp attire.
Kevin Youkilis has long been famous for his Jewish heritage.
Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson was accused to publishing derogatory social media posts.
The 10-year deal is reportedly worth $450 million with a $140 million injury guarantee.
"I won't be watching much anymore," Trump tweeted late on Saturday in response to a report of Republican congressman Matt Gaetz criticizing US Soccer's move.
Melvin said that he could deeply relate to the death of George Floyd and the great anger this tragedy ignited among black people in the US.
The NFL sent the video out just hours after U.S. President Donald Trump renewed his call for an end to kneeling protests during the national anthem.