Colts Owner Jim Irsay Says There’s ‘Merit’ To Remove Dan Snyder As Commanders Owner

For the first time since this saga began, an NFL owner has publicly came out and called for serious consideration to remove Dan Snyder as owner of the Washington Commanders.

Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay has come out and said “there’s merit to remove him as the owner of the Washington Commanders.”

Here’s the full video:

The league requires 24 of 32 owners to approve such a vote, which never has been done at the NFL level.


A vote could come as soon as the winter meetings, said Irsay, who said owners must receive a thorough and detailed status report.

“That’s not what we stand for in the National Football League. I think owners have been painted incorrectly a lot of times by various people and various situations. That’s not what we’re about.”

Here’s Dan Snyder’s response to the comments made by Irsay: