Who is the best Redskins player ever?

  1. Darrell Green, Cornerback. 11 of 11. Years with the team: 1983-2002.
  2. Sammy Baugh, Quarterback. 10 of 11.
  3. John Riggins, Running Back. 9 of 11.
  4. Chris Hanburger, Linebacker. 8 of 11.
  5. Art Monk, Wide Receiver. 7 of 11.
  6. Sonny Jurgenson, Quarterback. 6 of 11.
  7. Dexter Manley, DE. 5 of 11.
  8. Joe Theismann, Quarterback. 4 of 11.

Who wore 80 for the Redskins?

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Who are the Redskins Hall of Famers?


Name Position Years with the Redskins
Sammy Baugh Quarterback 1937-52
Bobby Beathard General Manager 1978-88
Bill Dudley Running Back 1950-51, 1953
Turk Edwards Tackle 1932-40

Who was the quarterback for the Washington Redskins in the 80s?

Joe Theismann
Starting quarterbacks

Season(s) Quarterback(s)
1982 Joe Theismann (9)
1981 Joe Theismann (16)
1980 Joe Theismann (15) / Mike Kruczek (1)
1979 Joe Theismann (16)

Who wore #17 for the Redskins?

Terry McLaurin

No. 17 – Washington Commanders
Career history
Washington Redskins / Football Team / Commanders (2019–present)
Roster status: Active
Career highlights and awards

Who was the first black player for the Washington Redskins?

Bobby Mitchell
Bobby Mitchell becomes first African American player for the Washington Redskins.

Is Sean Taylor in the HOF?

Taylor was inducted posthumously as the 43rd member into the Washington Redskins Ring of Fame on November 30, 2008.

Is Jim Lachey in the Hall of Fame?

You didn’t know Jim Lachey wasn’t in the Hall of Fame.

Who is the best Redskins QB of all time?

Top 10 Greatest Redskins QBs of All Time

  • Sammy Baugh.
  • Joe Theismann.
  • Sonny Jurgensen.
  • Mark Rypien.
  • Doug Williams.
  • Billy Kilmer.
  • Kirk Cousins.
  • Robert Griffin III.

Who is the best Redskins quarterback ever?

Now, here are the top five quarterbacks in Redskins history.

  1. Sammy Baugh. 5 of 5.
  2. Joe Theismann. 4 of 5.
  3. Sonny Jurgensen. 3 of 5.
  4. Mark Rypien. 2 of 5.
  5. Billy Kilmer. 1 of 5. Billy Kilmer was never the flashiest quarterback, nor did he post great numbers, but he knew how to win, and that’s what puts him on this list.

Who wore 77 for the Redskins?

Manley was drafted in the fifth round (119th overall) of the 1981 NFL Draft by the Washington Redskins, where he played for nine seasons. During his career with the Redskins, Manley won two Super Bowl titles and was a Pro Bowler in 1986 when he recorded a Redskins single-season record of 18.5 sacks.