Washington Commanders: A New Name for a New Era

The Washington Commanders are a professional American football team based in Washington, D.C. They compete in the National Football League (NFL) as a member club of the National Football Conference (NFC) East division.

The Washington Commanders announced their intention to change their name in July 2020. The team selected the name "Commanders" in February 2022.

The Name Change Process

The Team's History

The Washington Commanders were founded in 1932 as the Boston Braves.

The Team's Current Roster

The Washington Commanders' current roster includes quarterback Carson Wentz, wide receiver Terry McLaurin, and defensive end Chase Young.

The Team's New Stadium

The Washington Commanders are moving into a new stadium in 2027. The stadium, which is being built in Landover, Maryland, will be able to seat 60,000 fans.

The Team's Fans

The Washington Commanders have a passionate fan base. The team's home stadium, FedEx Field, is known for its loud and raucous atmosphere.

The Future of the Washington Commanders

The team is hoping to build on its rich history and become a Super Bowl contender in the years to come.