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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
866 211
Darrell Green is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Cornerback

2
811 213
John Riggins is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back, Fullback

3
726 166
Art Monk is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Wide receiver

4
861 227
Sean Taylor is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Safety

5
639 184
Sammy Baugh is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Punter, Quarterback, Defensive back

6
597 214
Joe Theismann is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Quarterback

7
520 126
Sonny Jurgensen is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Quarterback

8
453 111
Joe Jacoby is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Tackle, Offensive Lineman

9
369 122
Russ Grimm is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Guard

10
346 116
Charley Taylor is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back, Wide receiver

11
319 97
Ken Houston is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Safety

12
381 101
Dexter Manley is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Defensive end

13
328 94
Gary Clark is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Wide receiver

14
447 170
Champ Bailey is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Cornerback

15
277 88
Bobby Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back, Return specialist, Halfback

16
344 52
Joe Gibbs is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Tight end

17
377 135
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Linebacker, Middle Linebacker

18
265 90
Chris Hanburger is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Linebacker

19
274 80
Charles Mann is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Defensive end

20
356 137
Clinton Portis is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back

21
329 112
Doug Williams is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Quarterback

22
267 88
Mark Moseley is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Placekicker

23
333 103
Santana Moss is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Wide receiver

24
252 88
Dave Butz is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Defensive tackle, Defensive end

25
263 82
Brian Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back, Return specialist, Punt returner

26
224 100
Sam Huff is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Linebacker

27
219 99
Ricky Sanders is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Wide receiver

28
260 89
Larry Brown is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Tackle, Tight end

29
210 45
Ryan Kerrigan is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
CMCSS03 added Defensive end, Linebacker

30
201 68
Jeff Bostic is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Offensive Lineman

31
197 91
Wilber Marshall is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Linebacker

32
185 82
Mark May is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Offensive lineman

33
260 115
Chris Cooley is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Fullback, Tight end

34
225 113
Mark Rypien is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Quarterback

35
177 79
Chris Samuels is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Tackle

36
180 94
Billy Kilmer is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Quarterback

37
167 90
Jim Lachey is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Tackle

38
178 72
Monte Coleman is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Linebacker

39
202 101
DeAngelo Hall is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Cornerback

40
139 54
George Allen is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Coach

41
143 75
Jerry Smith is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Tight end

42
170 22
Trent Williams is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
quinn17 added Tackle

43
205 124
LaVar Arrington is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Linebacker

44
154 82
Stephen Davis is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back

45
142 86
Mark Schlereth is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time

46
132 82
Darryl Grant is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Defensive tackle, Tackle

47
138 52
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Cornerback

48
134 63
Jordan Reed is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Redskin23 added Tight end

49
135 67
Josh Norman is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
ILikeSports added Cornerback

50
193 133
Alfred Morris is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back