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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
877 213
Darrell Green is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Cornerback

2
820 213
John Riggins is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back, Fullback

3
735 167
Art Monk is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Wide receiver

4
875 229
Sean Taylor is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Safety

5
642 184
Sammy Baugh is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Punter, Quarterback, Defensive back

6
601 215
Joe Theismann is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Quarterback

7
523 126
Sonny Jurgensen is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Quarterback

8
459 111
Joe Jacoby is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Tackle, Offensive Lineman

9
373 122
Russ Grimm is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Guard

10
351 116
Charley Taylor is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back, Wide receiver

11
323 97
Ken Houston is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Safety

12
386 101
Dexter Manley is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Defensive end

13
332 94
Gary Clark is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Wide receiver

14
448 172
Champ Bailey is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Cornerback

15
277 89
Bobby Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back, Return specialist, Halfback

16
347 52
Joe Gibbs is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Tight end

17
379 136
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Linebacker, Middle Linebacker

18
268 90
Chris Hanburger is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Linebacker

19
278 80
Charles Mann is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Defensive end

20
359 137
Clinton Portis is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back

21
333 112
Doug Williams is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Quarterback

22
268 88
Mark Moseley is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Placekicker

23
335 103
Santana Moss is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Wide receiver

24
255 88
Dave Butz is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Defensive tackle, Defensive end

25
268 82
Brian Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back, Return specialist, Punt returner

26
228 100
Sam Huff is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Linebacker

27
223 99
Ricky Sanders is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Wide receiver

28
263 89
Larry Brown is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Tackle, Tight end

29
213 47
Ryan Kerrigan is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
CMCSS03 added Defensive end, Linebacker

30
203 68
Jeff Bostic is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Offensive Lineman

31
198 92
Wilber Marshall is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Linebacker

32
187 82
Mark May is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Offensive lineman

33
261 115
Chris Cooley is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Fullback, Tight end

34
227 113
Mark Rypien is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Quarterback

35
179 79
Chris Samuels is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Tackle

36
181 95
Billy Kilmer is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Quarterback

37
169 90
Jim Lachey is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Tackle

38
178 73
Monte Coleman is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Linebacker

39
203 103
DeAngelo Hall is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Cornerback

40
140 54
George Allen is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Coach

41
173 22
Trent Williams is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
quinn17 added Tackle

42
143 76
Jerry Smith is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Tight end

43
208 125
LaVar Arrington is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Linebacker

44
154 83
Stephen Davis is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back

45
143 86
Mark Schlereth is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time

46
132 83
Darryl Grant is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Defensive tackle, Tackle

47
140 53
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Cornerback

48
138 63
Jordan Reed is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Redskin23 added Tight end

49
138 69
Josh Norman is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
ILikeSports added Cornerback

50
120 68
Brian Orakpo is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
CMCSS03 added Defensive end, Linebacker