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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
644 154
Darrell Green is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Darrell Green Cornerback

2
610 151
John Riggins is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
John Riggins Running back, Fullback

3
546 121
Art Monk is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Art Monk Wide receiver

4
622 162
Sean Taylor is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Sean Taylor Safety

5
482 141
Sammy Baugh is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Sammy Baugh Punter, Quarterback, Defensive back

6
460 161
Joe Theismann is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Joe Theismann Quarterback

7
391 98
Sonny Jurgensen is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Sonny Jurgensen Quarterback

8
328 85
Joe Jacoby is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Joe Jacoby Tackle, Offensive Lineman

9
286 98
Russ Grimm is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Russ Grimm Guard

10
264 94
Charley Taylor is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Charley Taylor Running back, Wide receiver

11
278 71
Dexter Manley is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Dexter Manley Defensive end

12
231 76
Ken Houston is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Ken Houston Safety

13
342 133
Champ Bailey is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Champ Bailey Cornerback

14
240 69
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
209 69
Bobby Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Bobby Mitchell Running back, Return specialist, Halfback

16
285 107
London Fletcher is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
London Fletcher Linebacker, Middle Linebacker

17
225 36
Joe Gibbs is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Joe Gibbs Tight end

18
265 98
Clinton Portis is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Clinton Portis Running back

19
202 61
Charles Mann is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Charles Mann Defensive end

20
198 72
Chris Hanburger is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Chris Hanburger Linebacker

21
239 73
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
204 72
Mark Moseley is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Mark Moseley Placekicker

23
197 57
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
251 76
Santana Moss is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Santana Moss Wide receiver

25
198 74
Dave Butz is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Dave Butz Defensive tackle, Defensive end

26
175 78
Sam Huff is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Sam Huff Linebacker

27
207 70
Larry Brown is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Larry Brown Tackle, Tight end

28
169 80
Ricky Sanders is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Ricky Sanders Wide receiver

The Best Washington Redskins Quarterbacks of All Time

29
152 53
Jeff Bostic is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Jeff Bostic Offensive Lineman

30
129 28
Ryan Kerrigan is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
CMCSS03 added Ryan Kerrigan Defensive end, Linebacker

31
151 72
Wilber Marshall is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Wilber Marshall Linebacker

32
141 67
Mark May is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time

33
195 87
Chris Cooley is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Chris Cooley Fullback, Tight end

34
134 61
Chris Samuels is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Chris Samuels Tackle

35
134 72
Jim Lachey is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Jim Lachey Tackle

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36
175 96
Mark Rypien is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Mark Rypien Quarterback

37
141 80
Billy Kilmer is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Billy Kilmer Quarterback

38
147 71
DeAngelo Hall is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
DeAngelo Hall Cornerback

39
167 94
LaVar Arrington is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time

40
133 62
Monte Coleman is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Monte Coleman Linebacker - 1957

41
94 41
George Allen is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time

42
108 62
Jerry Smith is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Jerry Smith Tight end

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43
155 93
Kirk Cousins is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Kirk Cousins Quarterback

44
117 63
Stephen Davis is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Stephen Davis Running back

45
91 33
Jordan Reed is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Redskin23 added Jordan Reed Tight end

46
95 11
Trent Williams is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
quinn17 added Trent Williams Tackle

47
113 71
Mark Schlereth is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time

48
104 69
Darryl Grant is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Darryl Grant Defensive tackle, Tackle

49
103 42
Pat Fischer is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Pat Fischer Cornerback

50
90 34
Josh Norman is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
ILikeSports added Josh Norman Cornerback