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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.
list ordered by

1
467 104
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
442 96
John Riggins is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
John Riggins Running back, Fullback

3
398 85
Art Monk is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Art Monk Wide receiver

4
366 100
Sammy Baugh is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Sammy Baugh Punter, Quarterback, Defensive back

5
419 108
Sean Taylor is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Sean Taylor Safety

6
333 103
Joe Theismann is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Joe Theismann Quarterback

7
280 67
Sonny Jurgensen is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Sonny Jurgensen Quarterback

8
218 58
Joe Jacoby is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Joe Jacoby Tackle, Offensive Lineman

9
215 70
Russ Grimm is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Russ Grimm Guard

10
196 72
Charley Taylor is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Charley Taylor Running back, Wide receiver

11
248 85
Champ Bailey is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Champ Bailey Cornerback

12
196 44
Dexter Manley is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Dexter Manley Defensive end

13
178 48
Gary Clark is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Gary Clark Wide receiver

14
158 56
Ken Houston is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Ken Houston Safety

15
220 79
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
157 54
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
196 71
Clinton Portis is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Clinton Portis Running back

18
149 56
Chris Hanburger is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Chris Hanburger Linebacker

19
143 43
Charles Mann is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Charles Mann Defensive end

20
170 53
Doug Williams is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Doug Williams Quarterback

21
121 24
Joe Gibbs is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Joe Gibbs Tight end

22
149 60
Dave Butz is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Dave Butz Defensive tackle, Defensive end

23
131 63
Sam Huff is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Sam Huff Linebacker

24
143 61
Mark Moseley is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Mark Moseley Placekicker

25
130 61
Ricky Sanders is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Ricky Sanders Wide receiver

26
137 48
Brian Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Brian Mitchell Running back, Return specialist, Punt returner

27
178 63
Santana Moss is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Santana Moss Wide receiver

28
157 60
Larry Brown is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Larry Brown Tackle, Tight end

29
114 38
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
107 53
Mark May is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time

31
112 54
Wilber Marshall is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Wilber Marshall Linebacker

32
145 67
Chris Cooley is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Chris Cooley Fullback, Tight end

33
104 47
Kirk Cousins is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Kirk Cousins Quarterback

34
96 54
Jim Lachey is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Jim Lachey Tackle

35
134 71
Mark Rypien is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Mark Rypien Quarterback

36
65 16
Ryan Kerrigan is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
CMCSS03 added Ryan Kerrigan Defensive end, Linebacker

37
95 47
Chris Samuels is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Chris Samuels Tackle

38
102 60
Billy Kilmer is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Billy Kilmer Quarterback

39
96 48
DeAngelo Hall is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
DeAngelo Hall Cornerback

40
75 46
Jerry Smith is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Jerry Smith Tight end

41
45 10
Jordan Reed is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Redskin23 added Jordan Reed Tight end

42
79 55
Darryl Grant is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Darryl Grant Defensive tackle, Tackle

43
92 48
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
116 70
LaVar Arrington is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time

45
54 24
George Allen is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time

46
67 28
Pat Fischer is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Pat Fischer Cornerback

47
121 81
Alfred Morris is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Alfred Morris Running back

48
79 52
Mark Schlereth is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time

49
81 51
Stephen Davis is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Stephen Davis Running back

50
58 32
DeSean Jackson is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
CMCSS03 added DeSean Jackson Wide receiver