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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
501 117
Darrell Green is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Darrell Green Cornerback

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2
477 105
John Riggins is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
John Riggins Running back, Fullback

3
431 90
Art Monk is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Art Monk Wide receiver

4
386 107
Sammy Baugh is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Sammy Baugh Punter, Quarterback, Defensive back

5
457 118
Sean Taylor is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Sean Taylor Safety

6
350 113
Joe Theismann is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Joe Theismann Quarterback

7
297 71
Sonny Jurgensen is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Sonny Jurgensen Quarterback

8
236 62
Joe Jacoby is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Joe Jacoby Tackle, Offensive Lineman

9
228 73
Russ Grimm is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Russ Grimm Guard

10
212 47
Dexter Manley is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Dexter Manley Defensive end

11
266 93
Champ Bailey is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Champ Bailey Cornerback

12
187 49
Gary Clark is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Gary Clark Wide receiver

13
205 78
Charley Taylor is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Charley Taylor Running back, Wide receiver

14
169 58
Ken Houston is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Ken Houston Safety

15
164 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
229 84
London Fletcher is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
London Fletcher Linebacker, Middle Linebacker

17
208 76
Clinton Portis is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Clinton Portis Running back

18
155 45
Charles Mann is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Charles Mann Defensive end

19
157 59
Chris Hanburger is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Chris Hanburger Linebacker

20
136 27
Joe Gibbs is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Joe Gibbs Tight end

21
179 57
Doug Williams is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Doug Williams Quarterback

22
149 48
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

23
157 63
Dave Butz is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Dave Butz Defensive tackle, Defensive end

24
156 63
Mark Moseley is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Mark Moseley Placekicker

25
139 65
Sam Huff is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Sam Huff Linebacker

26
186 67
Santana Moss is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Santana Moss Wide receiver

27
136 66
Ricky Sanders is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Ricky Sanders Wide receiver

28
125 39
Jeff Bostic is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Jeff Bostic Offensive Lineman

29
162 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
115 55
Mark May is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time

31
119 58
Wilber Marshall is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Wilber Marshall Linebacker

32
156 68
Chris Cooley is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Chris Cooley Fullback, Tight end

33
101 55
Jim Lachey is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Jim Lachey Tackle

34
143 76
Mark Rypien is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Mark Rypien Quarterback

35
100 50
Chris Samuels is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Chris Samuels Tackle

36
76 18
Ryan Kerrigan is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
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37
109 63
Billy Kilmer is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Billy Kilmer Quarterback

38
112 52
Kirk Cousins is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Kirk Cousins Quarterback

39
102 51
DeAngelo Hall is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
DeAngelo Hall Cornerback

40
128 70
LaVar Arrington is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time

41
97 50
Monte Coleman is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Monte Coleman Linebacker - 1957

42
81 48
Jerry Smith is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Jerry Smith Tight end

43
61 28
George Allen is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time

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44
51 12
Jordan Reed is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Redskin23 added Jordan Reed Tight end

45
83 57
Darryl Grant is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Darryl Grant Defensive tackle, Tackle

46
87 51
Stephen Davis is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Stephen Davis Running back

47
83 55
Mark Schlereth is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time

48
73 30
Pat Fischer is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Pat Fischer Cornerback

49
51 16
Josh Norman is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
ILikeSports added Josh Norman Cornerback

50
127 87
Alfred Morris is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Alfred Morris Running back