NFL The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time  

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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
780 192
Darrell Green is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Cornerback

2
729 191
John Riggins is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back, Fullback

3
657 149
Art Monk is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Wide receiver

4
585 169
Sammy Baugh is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Punter, Quarterback, Defensive back

5
765 208
Sean Taylor is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Safety

6
549 191
Joe Theismann is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Quarterback

7
475 119
Sonny Jurgensen is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Quarterback

8
412 102
Joe Jacoby is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Tackle, Offensive Lineman

9
342 116
Russ Grimm is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Guard

10
323 109
Charley Taylor is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back, Wide receiver

11
287 92
Ken Houston is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Safety

12
348 90
Dexter Manley is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Defensive end

13
305 84
Gary Clark is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Wide receiver

14
411 158
Champ Bailey is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Cornerback

15
257 81
Bobby Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back, Return specialist, Halfback

16
347 124
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Linebacker, Middle Linebacker

17
305 48
Joe Gibbs is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Tight end

18
254 72
Charles Mann is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Defensive end

19
245 84
Chris Hanburger is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Linebacker

20
326 124
Clinton Portis is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back

21
297 99
Doug Williams is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Quarterback

22
246 82
Mark Moseley is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Placekicker

23
237 82
Dave Butz is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Defensive tackle, Defensive end

24
305 90
Santana Moss is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Wide receiver

25
239 73
Brian Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back, Return specialist, Punt returner

26
205 93
Sam Huff is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Linebacker

27
201 92
Ricky Sanders is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Wide receiver

28
243 83
Larry Brown is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Tackle, Tight end

29
187 63
Jeff Bostic is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Offensive Lineman

30
183 39
Ryan Kerrigan is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
CMCSS03 added Defensive end, Linebacker

31
172 77
Mark May is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Offensive lineman

32
185 86
Wilber Marshall is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Linebacker

33
245 105
Chris Cooley is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Fullback, Tight end

34
168 73
Chris Samuels is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Tackle

35
207 110
Mark Rypien is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Quarterback

36
167 91
Billy Kilmer is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Quarterback

37
160 84
Jim Lachey is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Tackle

38
187 92
DeAngelo Hall is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Cornerback

39
165 69
Monte Coleman is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Linebacker

40
121 51
George Allen is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Coach

41
133 71
Jerry Smith is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Tight end

42
192 116
LaVar Arrington is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Linebacker

43
143 75
Stephen Davis is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back

44
127 75
Darryl Grant is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Defensive tackle, Tackle

45
135 81
Mark Schlereth is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time

46
143 20
Trent Williams is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
quinn17 added Tackle

47
125 49
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Cornerback

48
116 53
Jordan Reed is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Redskin23 added Tight end

49
180 133
Kirk Cousins is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Quarterback

50
114 54
Josh Norman is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
ILikeSports added Cornerback