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A Cowboys owner did once. Supposedly, the Cowboys' prospective owner Clint Murchison traded the rights to the song for Redskins' owner George Preston Marshall's support for an NFL franchise in Dallas in 1960.

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It almost didn't happen at all. George Preston Smith, owner of the Redskins, blocked Dallas' entrance until Dallas bought the rights to Washington's fight song,"Hail to the Redskins". They forbade Smith to use it if he continued to block Dallas' entrance into the league.

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