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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
1,004 239
Darrell Green is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Cornerback

2
844 184
Art Monk is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Wide receiver

3
933 240
John Riggins is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back, Fullback

4
726 200
Sammy Baugh is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Punter, Quarterback, Defensive back

5
1,011 264
Sean Taylor is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Safety

6
592 135
Sonny Jurgensen is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Quarterback

7
664 245
Joe Theismann is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Quarterback

8
521 120
Joe Jacoby is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Tackle, Offensive Lineman

9
419 135
Russ Grimm is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Guard

10
408 122
Charley Taylor is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back, Wide receiver

11
376 104
Ken Houston is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Safety

12
443 114
Dexter Manley is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Defensive end

13
422 60
Joe Gibbs is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Tight end

14
370 108
Gary Clark is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Wide receiver

15
315 95
Bobby Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back, Return specialist, Halfback

16
508 189
Champ Bailey is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Cornerback

17
429 149
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Linebacker, Middle Linebacker

18
321 92
Charles Mann is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Defensive end

19
310 95
Chris Hanburger is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Linebacker

20
315 96
Mark Moseley is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Placekicker

21
406 150
Clinton Portis is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back

22
383 128
Doug Williams is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Quarterback

23
385 109
Santana Moss is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Wide receiver

24
299 92
Dave Butz is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Defensive tackle, Defensive end

25
305 89
Brian Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back, Return specialist, Punt returner