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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
940 225
Darrell Green is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Cornerback

2
874 222
John Riggins is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back, Fullback

3
787 174
Art Monk is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Wide receiver

4
681 189
Sammy Baugh is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Punter, Quarterback, Defensive back

5
936 242
Sean Taylor is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Safety

6
625 227
Joe Theismann is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Quarterback

7
556 131
Sonny Jurgensen is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Quarterback

8
487 115
Joe Jacoby is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Tackle, Offensive Lineman

9
396 127
Russ Grimm is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Guard

10
380 120
Charley Taylor is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back, Wide receiver

11
349 102
Ken Houston is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Safety

12
413 106
Dexter Manley is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Defensive end

13
353 100
Gary Clark is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Wide receiver

14
382 56
Joe Gibbs is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Tight end

15
299 92
Bobby Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back, Return specialist, Halfback

16
472 179
Champ Bailey is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Cornerback

17
402 141
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Linebacker, Middle Linebacker

18
300 85
Charles Mann is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Defensive end

19
291 91
Chris Hanburger is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Linebacker

20
378 140
Clinton Portis is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back

21
357 119
Doug Williams is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Quarterback

22
292 90
Mark Moseley is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Placekicker

23
279 89
Dave Butz is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Defensive tackle, Defensive end

24
287 84
Brian Mitchell is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back, Return specialist, Punt returner

25
359 104
Santana Moss is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Wide receiver

26
247 103
Sam Huff is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Linebacker

27
280 90
Larry Brown is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Tackle, Tight end

28
238 104
Ricky Sanders is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Wide receiver

29
240 51
Ryan Kerrigan is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
CMCSS03 added Defensive end, Linebacker

30
219 72
Jeff Bostic is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Offensive Lineman

31
212 95
Wilber Marshall is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Linebacker

32
202 87
Mark May is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Offensive lineman

33
194 24
Trent Williams is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
quinn17 added Tackle

34
189 83
Chris Samuels is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Tackle

35
278 119
Chris Cooley is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Fullback, Tight end

36
241 118
Mark Rypien is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Quarterback

37
195 99
Billy Kilmer is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Quarterback

38
189 75
Monte Coleman is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Linebacker

39
182 93
Jim Lachey is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Tackle

40
154 57
George Allen is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Coach

41
212 109
DeAngelo Hall is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Cornerback

42
152 78
Jerry Smith is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Tight end

43
218 132
LaVar Arrington is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Linebacker

44
165 87
Stephen Davis is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Running back

45
148 90
Mark Schlereth is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time

46
137 86
Darryl Grant is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Defensive tackle, Tackle

47
147 56
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Cornerback

48
151 68
Jordan Reed is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
Redskin23 added Tight end

49
99 36
Ken Harvey is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
rushzonesports added Linebacker

50
131 74
Brian Orakpo is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time
CMCSS03 added Defensive end, Linebacker