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It has been 402 days since the Washington Football Team retired its previous name and logo.

While the team will still play the 2021 NFL season as the WFT, the franchise is inching closer to officially naming a permanent identity.

Team president Jason Wright announced the move in a tweet early Thursday morning.

While the team name is important to the franchise, the players on the squad are more focused on winning football games and getting prepared for the season.

The team is set to play its first home preseason game Friday night against the Cincinnati Bengals and are looking to get some key players back on offense.

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On this episode of "Locked On Washington Football Team," hosts Chris Russell and David Harrison talk about the updates to the team name search and what it means for the franchise as a whole.

The guys also talk about injuries to tight end Sammis Reyes and quarterback Kyle Allen and their statuses for Friday night's preseason game against the Bengals.

The guys also talk about the competition for the final wide receiver spot on the depth chart and who could compete for it in the second half of training camp.

Chris and David deal with all that and more on this episode of "Locked on Washington Football Team". For more podcasts and information, join us here.

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