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This is a list of the greatest Washington Redskins of all time. The Washington Redskins are a deep that's rich with tradition. Formed in 1933, the Redskins are have had some of the greatest players in football history wear its uniform. The team has won five championship, with two before the AFL-NFL merger and three Super Bowl titles in the 1980s and 1990s. Despite a dry period that ran from 1946-1970, the Redskins have been one of the most successful teams in the NFL. They have featured a number of Hall of Fame players and some of the best players ever, especially on offense.

Like many NFL teams, when the Redskins have a great quarterback, they are more likely to achieve success. Beginning with "Slingin'" Sammy Baugh to Sonny Jurgensen to Joe Theismann to Robert Griffin III today, the Redskins have had some of the best quarterbacks in the NFL on its team. Another position of strength for the Redskins has been its offensive line. Nicknamed "The Hogs," the Redskins teams of the 1980s had one of the best offensive lines in the league, and easily one of the most memorable nicknames ever. Along with a superstar receiving cores with Art Monk, Gary Clark and Ricky Sanders, the Redskins won three Super Bowl titles in nine seasons from 1982-1991. Those teams are some of the best in team history.

This is the list of the greatest Washington Redskins of all time. If you think someone should be on this list of the best Redskins of all time, then feel free to add him to the list. Vote or rerank this list of the greatest Washington Redskins ever.
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1
452 99
Darrell Green is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Darrell Green Cornerback

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2
428 92
John Riggins is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
John Riggins Running back, Fullback

3
387 82
Art Monk is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Art Monk Wide receiver

4
354 95
Sammy Baugh is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Sammy Baugh Punter, Quarterback, Defensive back

5
399 103
Sean Taylor is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Sean Taylor Safety

6
325 101
Joe Theismann is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Joe Theismann Quarterback

7
267 65
Sonny Jurgensen is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Sonny Jurgensen Quarterback

8
212 67
Russ Grimm is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Russ Grimm Guard

9
210 56
Joe Jacoby is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Joe Jacoby Tackle, Offensive Lineman

10
192 70
Charley Taylor is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Charley Taylor Running back, Wide receiver

11
235 82
Champ Bailey is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Champ Bailey Cornerback

12
189 42
Dexter Manley is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Dexter Manley Defensive end

13
174 47
Gary Clark is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Gary Clark Wide receiver

14
154 54
Ken Houston is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Ken Houston Safety

15
152 53
Bobby Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Bobby Mitchell Running back, Return specialist, Halfback

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16
209 77
London Fletcher is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
London Fletcher Linebacker, Middle Linebacker

17
188 70
Clinton Portis is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Clinton Portis Running back

18
145 54
Chris Hanburger is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Chris Hanburger Linebacker

19
139 40
Charles Mann is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Charles Mann Defensive end

20
160 53
Doug Williams is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Doug Williams Quarterback

21
114 23
Joe Gibbs is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Joe Gibbs Tight end

22
146 58
Dave Butz is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Dave Butz Defensive tackle, Defensive end

23
140 59
Mark Moseley is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Mark Moseley Placekicker

24
133 45
Brian Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Brian Mitchell Running back, Return specialist, Punt returner

25
124 63
Sam Huff is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Sam Huff Linebacker

26
172 60
Santana Moss is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Santana Moss Wide receiver

27
124 61
Ricky Sanders is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Ricky Sanders Wide receiver

28
152 58
Larry Brown is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Larry Brown Tackle, Tight end

29
111 35
Jeff Bostic is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Jeff Bostic Offensive Lineman

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30
104 51
Mark May is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time

31
107 53
Wilber Marshall is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Wilber Marshall Linebacker

32
139 65
Chris Cooley is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Chris Cooley Fullback, Tight end

33
92 52
Jim Lachey is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Jim Lachey Tackle

34
99 45
Kirk Cousins is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Kirk Cousins Quarterback

35
99 57
Billy Kilmer is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Billy Kilmer Quarterback

36
129 69
Mark Rypien is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Mark Rypien Quarterback

37
61 15
Ryan Kerrigan is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
CMCSS03 added Ryan Kerrigan Defensive end, Linebacker

38
90 46
Chris Samuels is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Chris Samuels Tackle

39
92 46
DeAngelo Hall is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
DeAngelo Hall Cornerback

40
42 8
Jordan Reed is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Redskin23 added Jordan Reed Tight end

41
73 45
Jerry Smith is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Jerry Smith Tight end

42
76 53
Darryl Grant is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Darryl Grant Defensive tackle, Tackle

43
88 47
Monte Coleman is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Monte Coleman Linebacker - 1957

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44
52 23
George Allen is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time

45
109 69
LaVar Arrington is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time

46
65 27
Pat Fischer is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Pat Fischer Cornerback

47
118 80
Alfred Morris is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Alfred Morris Running back

48
56 30
DeSean Jackson is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
CMCSS03 added DeSean Jackson Wide receiver

49
74 51
Mark Schlereth is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time

50
77 50
Stephen Davis is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Stephen Davis Running back