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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
822 204
Darrell Green is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Cornerback

2
776 201
John Riggins is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back, Fullback

3
693 158
Art Monk is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Wide receiver

4
611 178
Sammy Baugh is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Punter, Quarterback, Defensive back

5
816 216
Sean Taylor is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Safety

6
572 203
Joe Theismann is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Quarterback

7
495 122
Sonny Jurgensen is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Quarterback

8
430 107
Joe Jacoby is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Tackle, Offensive Lineman

9
356 119
Russ Grimm is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Guard

10
336 111
Charley Taylor is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back, Wide receiver

11
305 95
Ken Houston is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Safety

12
364 99
Dexter Manley is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Defensive end

13
431 163
Champ Bailey is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Cornerback

14
316 90
Gary Clark is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Wide receiver

15
265 85
Bobby Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back, Return specialist, Halfback

16
361 128
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Linebacker, Middle Linebacker

17
323 50
Joe Gibbs is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Tight end

18
266 75
Charles Mann is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Defensive end

19
254 88
Chris Hanburger is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Linebacker

20
340 130
Clinton Portis is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back

21
316 105
Doug Williams is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Quarterback

22
255 86
Mark Moseley is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Placekicker

23
242 87
Dave Butz is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Defensive tackle, Defensive end

24
322 97
Santana Moss is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Wide receiver

25
245 80
Brian Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back, Return specialist, Punt returner

26
211 99
Sam Huff is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Linebacker

27
209 97
Ricky Sanders is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Wide receiver

28
251 87
Larry Brown is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Tackle, Tight end

29
195 41
Ryan Kerrigan is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
CMCSS03 added Defensive end, Linebacker

30
192 65
Jeff Bostic is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Offensive Lineman

31
176 80
Mark May is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Offensive lineman

32
189 90
Wilber Marshall is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Linebacker

33
252 108
Chris Cooley is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Fullback, Tight end

34
170 76
Chris Samuels is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Tackle

35
214 113
Mark Rypien is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Quarterback

36
171 94
Billy Kilmer is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Quarterback

37
161 87
Jim Lachey is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Tackle

38
193 95
DeAngelo Hall is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Cornerback

39
170 72
Monte Coleman is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Linebacker

40
129 54
George Allen is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Coach

41
136 74
Jerry Smith is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Tight end

42
198 120
LaVar Arrington is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Linebacker

43
147 78
Stephen Davis is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back

44
129 79
Darryl Grant is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Defensive tackle, Tackle

45
154 22
Trent Williams is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
quinn17 added Tackle

46
136 83
Mark Schlereth is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time

47
128 51
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Cornerback

48
126 56
Jordan Reed is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Redskin23 added Tight end

49
126 56
Josh Norman is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
ILikeSports added Cornerback

50
187 125
Alfred Morris is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back