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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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1
467 100
John Riggins is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
John Riggins Running back, Fullback

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2
490 113
Darrell Green is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Darrell Green Cornerback

3
420 87
Art Monk is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Art Monk Wide receiver

4
381 104
Sammy Baugh is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Sammy Baugh Punter, Quarterback, Defensive back

5
441 116
Sean Taylor is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Sean Taylor Safety

6
344 111
Joe Theismann is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Joe Theismann Quarterback

7
293 70
Sonny Jurgensen is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Sonny Jurgensen Quarterback

8
232 59
Joe Jacoby is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Joe Jacoby Tackle, Offensive Lineman

9
225 71
Russ Grimm is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Russ Grimm Guard

10
262 89
Champ Bailey is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Champ Bailey Cornerback

11
207 47
Dexter Manley is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Dexter Manley Defensive end

12
185 49
Gary Clark is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Gary Clark Wide receiver

13
203 77
Charley Taylor is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Charley Taylor Running back, Wide receiver

14
167 58
Ken Houston is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Ken Houston Safety

15
163 56
Bobby Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Bobby Mitchell Running back, Return specialist, Halfback

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16
226 84
London Fletcher is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
London Fletcher Linebacker, Middle Linebacker

17
203 74
Clinton Portis is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Clinton Portis Running back

18
156 59
Chris Hanburger is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Chris Hanburger Linebacker

19
150 45
Charles Mann is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Charles Mann Defensive end

20
176 56
Doug Williams is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Doug Williams Quarterback

21
130 26
Joe Gibbs is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Joe Gibbs Tight end

22
156 63
Dave Butz is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Dave Butz Defensive tackle, Defensive end

23
146 48
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
154 63
Mark Moseley is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Mark Moseley Placekicker

25
137 65
Sam Huff is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Sam Huff Linebacker

26
182 66
Santana Moss is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Santana Moss Wide receiver

27
134 65
Ricky Sanders is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Ricky Sanders Wide receiver

28
122 39
Jeff Bostic is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Jeff Bostic Offensive Lineman

29
161 64
Larry Brown is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Larry Brown Tackle, Tight end

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30
113 55
Mark May is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time

31
117 57
Wilber Marshall is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Wilber Marshall Linebacker

32
150 68
Chris Cooley is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Chris Cooley Fullback, Tight end

33
140 74
Mark Rypien is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Mark Rypien Quarterback

34
99 55
Jim Lachey is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Jim Lachey Tackle

35
73 17
Ryan Kerrigan is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
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36
97 50
Chris Samuels is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Chris Samuels Tackle

37
107 63
Billy Kilmer is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Billy Kilmer Quarterback

38
108 51
Kirk Cousins is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Kirk Cousins Quarterback

39
98 51
DeAngelo Hall is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
DeAngelo Hall Cornerback

40
124 70
LaVar Arrington is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time

41
59 26
George Allen is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time

42
95 50
Monte Coleman is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Monte Coleman Linebacker - 1957

43
79 48
Jerry Smith is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Jerry Smith Tight end

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44
48 11
Jordan Reed is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Redskin23 added Jordan Reed Tight end

45
81 57
Darryl Grant is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Darryl Grant Defensive tackle, Tackle

46
84 51
Stephen Davis is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Stephen Davis Running back

47
82 54
Mark Schlereth is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time

48
72 30
Pat Fischer is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Pat Fischer Cornerback

49
48 14
Josh Norman is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
ILikeSports added Josh Norman Cornerback

50
124 85
Alfred Morris is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Alfred Morris Running back