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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.

1
739 181
Darrell Green is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Darrell Green Cornerback

2
621 138
Art Monk is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Art Monk Wide receiver

3
689 180
John Riggins is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
John Riggins Running back, Fullback

4
557 159
Sammy Baugh is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Sammy Baugh Punter, Quarterback, Defensive back

5
724 196
Sean Taylor is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Sean Taylor Safety

6
521 183
Joe Theismann is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Joe Theismann Quarterback

7
456 112
Sonny Jurgensen is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Sonny Jurgensen Quarterback

8
391 96
Joe Jacoby is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Joe Jacoby Tackle, Offensive Lineman

9
331 109
Russ Grimm is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Russ Grimm Guard

10
307 105
Charley Taylor is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Charley Taylor Running back, Wide receiver

11
331 81
Dexter Manley is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Dexter Manley Defensive end

12
272 87
Ken Houston is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Ken Houston Safety

13
285 78
Gary Clark is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Gary Clark Wide receiver

14
246 74
Bobby Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Bobby Mitchell Running back, Return specialist, Halfback

15
389 153
Champ Bailey is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Champ Bailey Cornerback

16
328 119
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London Fletcher Linebacker, Middle Linebacker

17
280 46
Joe Gibbs is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Joe Gibbs Tight end

18
240 68
Charles Mann is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Charles Mann Defensive end

19
306 115
Clinton Portis is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Clinton Portis Running back

20
233 80
Chris Hanburger is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Chris Hanburger Linebacker

21
278 91
Doug Williams is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Doug Williams Quarterback

22
232 65
Brian Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Brian Mitchell Running back, Return specialist, Punt returner

23
233 79
Mark Moseley is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Mark Moseley Placekicker

24
228 78
Dave Butz is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Dave Butz Defensive tackle, Defensive end

25
289 84
Santana Moss is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Santana Moss Wide receiver

26
198 88
Sam Huff is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Sam Huff Linebacker

27
194 87
Ricky Sanders is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Ricky Sanders Wide receiver

28
234 80
Larry Brown is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Larry Brown Tackle, Tight end

29
180 60
Jeff Bostic is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Jeff Bostic Offensive Lineman

30
163 73
Mark May is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Mark May Offensive lineman

31
164 38
Ryan Kerrigan is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
CMCSS03 added Ryan Kerrigan Defensive end, Linebacker

32
172 81
Wilber Marshall is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Wilber Marshall Linebacker

33
160 70
Chris Samuels is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Chris Samuels Tackle

34
226 101
Chris Cooley is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Chris Cooley Fullback, Tight end

35
163 85
Billy Kilmer is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Billy Kilmer Quarterback

36
199 103
Mark Rypien is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Mark Rypien Quarterback

37
155 80
Jim Lachey is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Jim Lachey Tackle

38
173 83
DeAngelo Hall is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
DeAngelo Hall Cornerback

39
156 66
Monte Coleman is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Monte Coleman Linebacker

40
189 108
LaVar Arrington is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
LaVar Arrington Linebacker

41
115 48
George Allen is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
George Allen Coach

42
127 68
Jerry Smith is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Jerry Smith Tight end

43
134 70
Stephen Davis is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Stephen Davis Running back

44
131 77
Mark Schlereth is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time

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120 72
Darryl Grant is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Darryl Grant Defensive tackle, Tackle

46
126 16
Trent Williams is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
quinn17 added Trent Williams Tackle

47
118 45
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Pat Fischer Cornerback

48
170 118
Kirk Cousins is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Kirk Cousins Quarterback

49
104 46
Jordan Reed is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Redskin23 added Jordan Reed Tight end

50
77 25
Ken Harvey is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
rushzonesports added Ken Harvey Linebacker