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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.

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665 164
Darrell Green is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Darrell Green Cornerback

2
627 158
John Riggins is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
John Riggins Running back, Fullback

3
563 126
Art Monk is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Art Monk Wide receiver

4
647 170
Sean Taylor is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Sean Taylor Safety

5
499 147
Sammy Baugh is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Sammy Baugh Punter, Quarterback, Defensive back

6
474 166
Joe Theismann is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Joe Theismann Quarterback

7
406 103
Sonny Jurgensen is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Sonny Jurgensen Quarterback

8
343 86
Joe Jacoby is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Joe Jacoby Tackle, Offensive Lineman

9
297 100
Russ Grimm is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Russ Grimm Guard

10
273 95
Charley Taylor is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Charley Taylor Running back, Wide receiver

11
289 73
Dexter Manley is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Dexter Manley Defensive end

12
239 79
Ken Houston is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Ken Houston Safety

13
354 139
Champ Bailey is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Champ Bailey Cornerback

14
250 71
Gary Clark is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Gary Clark Wide receiver

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220 70
Bobby Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Bobby Mitchell Running back, Return specialist, Halfback

16
294 110
London Fletcher is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
London Fletcher Linebacker, Middle Linebacker

17
238 36
Joe Gibbs is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Joe Gibbs Tight end

18
274 100
Clinton Portis is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Clinton Portis Running back

19
210 73
Chris Hanburger is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Chris Hanburger Linebacker

20
209 61
Charles Mann is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Charles Mann Defensive end

21
247 77
Doug Williams is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Doug Williams Quarterback

The Best Washington Redskins Wide Receivers of All Time

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205 58
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

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210 74
Mark Moseley is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Mark Moseley Placekicker

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206 74
Dave Butz is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Dave Butz Defensive tackle, Defensive end

25
260 78
Santana Moss is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Santana Moss Wide receiver

26
181 79
Sam Huff is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Sam Huff Linebacker

27
216 71
Larry Brown is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Larry Brown Tackle, Tight end

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172 82
Ricky Sanders is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Ricky Sanders Wide receiver

The Best NFL Running Backs of All Time

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159 54
Jeff Bostic is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Jeff Bostic Offensive Lineman

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147 68
Mark May is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time

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136 30
Ryan Kerrigan is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
CMCSS03 added Ryan Kerrigan Defensive end, Linebacker

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156 73
Wilber Marshall is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Wilber Marshall Linebacker

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142 62
Chris Samuels is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Chris Samuels Tackle

34
203 89
Chris Cooley is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Chris Cooley Fullback, Tight end

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140 72
Jim Lachey is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Jim Lachey Tackle

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146 80
Billy Kilmer is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Billy Kilmer Quarterback

37
180 97
Mark Rypien is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Mark Rypien Quarterback

38
154 75
DeAngelo Hall is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
DeAngelo Hall Cornerback

39
175 95
LaVar Arrington is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time

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140 62
Monte Coleman is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Monte Coleman Linebacker - 1957

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100 42
George Allen is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time

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114 62
Jerry Smith is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Jerry Smith Tight end

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120 71
Mark Schlereth is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time

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121 66
Stephen Davis is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Stephen Davis Running back

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103 12
Trent Williams is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
quinn17 added Trent Williams Tackle

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109 69
Darryl Grant is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Darryl Grant Defensive tackle, Tackle

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157 102
Kirk Cousins is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Kirk Cousins Quarterback

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106 42
Pat Fischer is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Pat Fischer Cornerback

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93 39
Jordan Reed is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Redskin23 added Jordan Reed Tight end

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90 39
Josh Norman is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
ILikeSports added Josh Norman Cornerback