NFL investigating Washington Redskins themed gun

redskinsgunAn AR-15 assault rifle which was decked in Washington Redskins colors and logos appeared at the Capitol Gun Show this weekend reports CBS DC. Now the National Football League is looking into the matter as it does not issue licenses to firearms manufacturers.

A similar gun had been selling for $1,999 on the website of Virginia based Terminal Performance.

While the gun is sold out, Below is the listing on the website:

Angels will be heard singing ‘Hail to the Redskins’ in the background as you feast your eyes on this one of a kind tribute to our nation’s capitol home team. The National Football League’s Washington Redskins take center stage in an extraordinary custom AR-15 build. Decked out in burgundy and gold, this weapon system is a must for the Redskin fan that has everything. Nothing else like this ‘Skins carbine exists on planet earth, from the patented swirl-dipped color matching optic cover to the full length black widow rail. One look at this football themed rifle conjurs images ranging from Sammy Baugh to John Riggins and the hogs; and from Darrel Green to RG3. Capitalizing on the legend of the Washington Redskins, This AR-15 has what it takes to honor the Super Bowl winning football team. Everything including the upper receiver, lower receiver, barrel, grips, stock and optic scream the burgundy and gold. As with all of our projects, this firearm is 5.56/.223 made with all American parts by American gunsmiths right here in Virginia.

The NFL does not allow firearms in any facility used by an NFL club.