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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
578 140
Darrell Green is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Darrell Green Cornerback

2
549 134
John Riggins is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
John Riggins Running back, Fullback

3
493 105
Art Monk is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Art Monk Wide receiver

4
550 137
Sean Taylor is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Sean Taylor Safety

5
433 127
Sammy Baugh is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Sammy Baugh Punter, Quarterback, Defensive back

6
416 136
Joe Theismann is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Joe Theismann Quarterback

7
346 85
Sonny Jurgensen is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Sonny Jurgensen Quarterback

8
284 76
Joe Jacoby is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Joe Jacoby Tackle, Offensive Lineman

9
256 91
Russ Grimm is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Russ Grimm Guard

10
240 84
Charley Taylor is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Charley Taylor Running back, Wide receiver

11
314 111
Champ Bailey is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Champ Bailey Cornerback

12
246 59
Dexter Manley is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Dexter Manley Defensive end

13
205 66
Ken Houston is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Ken Houston Safety

14
216 60
Gary Clark is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Gary Clark Wide receiver

The Best Washington Redskins Running Backs of All Time

15
268 93
London Fletcher is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
London Fletcher Linebacker, Middle Linebacker

16
188 63
Bobby Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Bobby Mitchell Running back, Return specialist, Halfback

17
244 87
Clinton Portis is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Clinton Portis Running back

18
187 34
Joe Gibbs is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Joe Gibbs Tight end

19
182 55
Charles Mann is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Charles Mann Defensive end

20
180 68
Chris Hanburger is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Chris Hanburger Linebacker

21
213 66
Doug Williams is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Doug Williams Quarterback

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22
184 65
Mark Moseley is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Mark Moseley Placekicker

23
178 52
Brian Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Brian Mitchell Running back, Return specialist, Punt returner

24
228 70
Santana Moss is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Santana Moss Wide receiver

25
179 70
Dave Butz is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Dave Butz Defensive tackle, Defensive end

26
160 72
Sam Huff is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Sam Huff Linebacker

27
155 74
Ricky Sanders is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Ricky Sanders Wide receiver

28
188 67
Larry Brown is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Larry Brown Tackle, Tight end

The Best Washington Redskins Quarterbacks of All Time

29
113 19
Ryan Kerrigan is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
CMCSS03 added Ryan Kerrigan Defensive end, Linebacker

30
139 48
Jeff Bostic is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Jeff Bostic Offensive Lineman

31
137 65
Wilber Marshall is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Wilber Marshall Linebacker

32
130 63
Mark May is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time

33
179 79
Chris Cooley is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Chris Cooley Fullback, Tight end

34
120 55
Chris Samuels is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Chris Samuels Tackle

35
163 84
Mark Rypien is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Mark Rypien Quarterback

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36
129 69
Billy Kilmer is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Billy Kilmer Quarterback

37
118 66
Jim Lachey is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Jim Lachey Tackle

38
131 61
DeAngelo Hall is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
DeAngelo Hall Cornerback

39
142 72
Kirk Cousins is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Kirk Cousins Quarterback

40
74 6
Trent Williams is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
quinn17 added Trent Williams Tackle

41
146 82
LaVar Arrington is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time

42
116 57
Monte Coleman is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Monte Coleman Linebacker - 1957

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43
76 22
Jordan Reed is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Redskin23 added Jordan Reed Tight end

44
105 55
Stephen Davis is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Stephen Davis Running back

45
94 57
Jerry Smith is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Jerry Smith Tight end

46
77 24
Josh Norman is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
ILikeSports added Josh Norman Cornerback

47
96 64
Darryl Grant is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Darryl Grant Defensive tackle, Tackle

48
75 38
George Allen is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time

49
95 64
Mark Schlereth is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time

50
73 36
Brian Orakpo is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
CMCSS03 added Brian Orakpo Defensive end, Linebacker