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Watch: Dan Snyder’s Answer to ‘What is a Redskin?’

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During an interview with ESPN’s Outside the Lines, Dan Snyder and his wife Tanya, sat down to answer questions about his team’s controversial name.

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Snyder religiously defended the team’s name saying that the name is not disparaging to Native Americans; but that it tis a term of endearment.

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"It's just historical truths, and I'd like them to understand, as I think most do, that the name really means honor, respect," Snyder told ESPN's John Barr.

At one point in the interview, Snyder was asked by Barr ‘What is a Redskin’?

Listen to his response.

Watch more of the interview on ESPN.