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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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+ - 403 80
John Riggins is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
John Riggins Running back, Fullback

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2
+ - 426 92
Darrell Green is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Darrell Green Cornerback

3
+ - 375 75
Art Monk is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Art Monk Wide receiver

4
+ - 338 88
Sammy Baugh is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Sammy Baugh Punter, Quarterback, Defensive back

5
+ - 368 95
Sean Taylor is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Sean Taylor Safety

6
+ - 312 96
Joe Theismann is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Joe Theismann Quarterback

7
+ - 261 59
Sonny Jurgensen is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Sonny Jurgensen Quarterback

8
+ - 202 50
Joe Jacoby is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Joe Jacoby Tackle, Offensive Lineman

9
+ - 206 61
Russ Grimm is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Russ Grimm Guard

10
+ - 188 66
Charley Taylor is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Charley Taylor Running back, Wide receiver

11
+ - 223 71
Champ Bailey is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Champ Bailey Cornerback

12
+ - 181 39
Dexter Manley is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Dexter Manley Defensive end

13
+ - 165 45
Gary Clark is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Gary Clark Wide receiver

14
+ - 146 53
Ken Houston is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Ken Houston Safety

15
+ - 201 72
London Fletcher is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
London Fletcher Linebacker, Middle Linebacker

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16
+ - 147 52
Bobby Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Bobby Mitchell Running back, Return specialist, Halfback

17
+ - 178 66
Clinton Portis is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Clinton Portis Running back

18
+ - 138 52
Chris Hanburger is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Chris Hanburger Linebacker

19
+ - 153 48
Doug Williams is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Doug Williams Quarterback

20
+ - 133 39
Charles Mann is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Charles Mann Defensive end

21
+ - 136 56
Dave Butz is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Dave Butz Defensive tackle, Defensive end

22
+ - 131 56
Mark Moseley is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Mark Moseley Placekicker

23
+ - 105 20
Joe Gibbs is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Joe Gibbs Tight end

24
+ - 120 57
Ricky Sanders is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Ricky Sanders Wide receiver

25
+ - 124 43
Brian Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Brian Mitchell Running back, Return specialist, Punt returner

26
+ - 163 57
Santana Moss is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Santana Moss Wide receiver

27
+ - 117 63
Sam Huff is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Sam Huff Linebacker

28
+ - 145 58
Larry Brown is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Larry Brown Tackle, Tight end

29
+ - 107 33
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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+ - 100 48
Mark May is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time

31
+ - 103 51
Wilber Marshall is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Wilber Marshall Linebacker

32
+ - 132 60
Chris Cooley is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Chris Cooley Fullback, Tight end

33
+ - 91 41
Kirk Cousins is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Kirk Cousins Quarterback

34
+ - 125 66
Mark Rypien is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Mark Rypien Quarterback

35
+ - 86 51
Jim Lachey is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Jim Lachey Tackle

36
+ - 55 12
Ryan Kerrigan is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Ryan Kerrigan Defensive end, Linebacker

37
+ - 94 56
Billy Kilmer is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Billy Kilmer Quarterback

38
+ - 84 44
Chris Samuels is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Chris Samuels Tackle

39
+ - 87 43
DeAngelo Hall is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
DeAngelo Hall Cornerback

40
+ - 73 51
Darryl Grant is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Darryl Grant Defensive tackle, Tackle

41
+ - 105 63
LaVar Arrington is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time

42
+ - 50 20
George Allen is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time

43
+ - 68 44
Jerry Smith is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Jerry Smith Tight end

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+ - 35 6
Jordan Reed is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Jordan Reed Tight end

45
+ - 51 22
DeSean Jackson is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
DeSean Jackson Wide receiver

46
+ - 12 0
Trent Williams is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time

47
+ - 116 73
Alfred Morris is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Alfred Morris Running back

48
+ - 74 47
Mark Schlereth is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time

49
+ - 80 47
Monte Coleman is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Monte Coleman Linebacker - 1957

50
+ - 33 8
Josh Norman is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Josh Norman Cornerback