NFL The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time  

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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
777 191
Darrell Green is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Cornerback

2
724 190
John Riggins is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back, Fullback

3
653 149
Art Monk is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Wide receiver

4
583 168
Sammy Baugh is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Punter, Quarterback, Defensive back

5
762 207
Sean Taylor is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Safety

6
545 191
Joe Theismann is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Quarterback

7
474 118
Sonny Jurgensen is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Quarterback

8
411 101
Joe Jacoby is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Tackle, Offensive Lineman

9
341 115
Russ Grimm is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Guard

10
322 108
Charley Taylor is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back, Wide receiver

11
286 91
Ken Houston is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Safety

12
347 89
Dexter Manley is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Defensive end

13
303 83
Gary Clark is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Wide receiver

14
409 158
Champ Bailey is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Cornerback

15
256 80
Bobby Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back, Return specialist, Halfback

16
345 123
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Linebacker, Middle Linebacker

17
303 48
Joe Gibbs is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Tight end

18
253 71
Charles Mann is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Defensive end

19
244 83
Chris Hanburger is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Linebacker

20
324 124
Clinton Portis is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back

21
296 98
Doug Williams is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Quarterback

22
245 81
Mark Moseley is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Placekicker

23
237 81
Dave Butz is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Defensive tackle, Defensive end

24
239 72
Brian Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back, Return specialist, Punt returner

25
304 90
Santana Moss is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Wide receiver

26
205 92
Sam Huff is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Linebacker

27
201 91
Ricky Sanders is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Wide receiver

28
242 82
Larry Brown is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Tackle, Tight end

29
187 62
Jeff Bostic is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Offensive Lineman

30
183 38
Ryan Kerrigan is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
CMCSS03 added Defensive end, Linebacker

31
172 76
Mark May is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Offensive lineman

32
185 85
Wilber Marshall is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Linebacker

33
243 104
Chris Cooley is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Fullback, Tight end

34
167 73
Chris Samuels is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Tackle

35
160 83
Jim Lachey is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Tackle

36
167 90
Billy Kilmer is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Quarterback

37
206 110
Mark Rypien is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Quarterback

38
186 91
DeAngelo Hall is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Cornerback

39
165 68
Monte Coleman is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Linebacker

40
121 50
George Allen is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Coach

41
131 70
Jerry Smith is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Tight end

42
143 74
Stephen Davis is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back

43
191 116
LaVar Arrington is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Linebacker

44
127 75
Darryl Grant is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Defensive tackle, Tackle

45
135 80
Mark Schlereth is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time

46
143 19
Trent Williams is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
quinn17 added Tackle

47
125 48
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Cornerback

48
116 52
Jordan Reed is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Redskin23 added Tight end

49
180 132
Kirk Cousins is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Quarterback

50
114 53
Josh Norman is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
ILikeSports added Cornerback