View the latest in Washington Football Team, NFL team news here. After the 1982 season Redskins placekicker Mark Moseley was the first and only placekicker in NFL history to be named the NFL's Most Valuable Player; Moseley made 20 of 21 field goals attempted in 1982. During the course of the season, the Redskins raised more than $700,000. During the offseason, the Redskins traded for quarterback Alex Smith to replace Kirk Cousins as he left for the Minnesota Vikings in free agency. [38] However, the Redskins finished the year with a 5–11 record, which resulted in them being last in the NFC East. The Redskins' nine sacks allowed in 1991 are the third fewest allowed in a season. [53], The team's offense in 2016 set several franchise records, including having over 6,000 total net yards, which was only the third time in franchise history the team had accomplished that. The Redskins routed the Denver Broncos 42–10[8] after starting the game in a 10–0 deficit, the largest come-from-behind victory in Super Bowl history, which was tied by the New Orleans Saints in Super Bowl XLIV and the New England Patriots in Super Bowl XLIX. In the fourth quarter, Kilmer again went to Taylor, this time for a 45-yard touchdown. However, the Redskins failed to hold a 14-point lead and lost to the New York Giants 24–21. [12] He did, however, draft Art Monk in the first-round. After the death of Lombardi and Austin's unsuccessful 1970 season, Williams signed former Los Angeles Rams head coach George Allen as head coach on January 6, 1971. The white jersey over burgundy pants look reappeared in a home game against the Carolina Panthers later in 2006. [38] Terry Robiskie was named interim coach to finish out the season,[38] which ended with an 8–8 record. [10] They ended the season by losing to the Cleveland Rams in the 1945 NFL Championship Game, 15–14. This marked the second losing season of Joe Gibbs' second term as head coach with the Redskins, compared to the one losing season he had in his first 12-year tenure as head coach. One of the most impressive performances came from Baugh, who had a completion percentage of .703. [111][112] In 2013, a newly implemented NFL rule stated that teams could not wear alternate helmets (thus limiting them to one helmet) on account of player safety. If Marshall showed his approval of the Dallas franchise, Murchison would return the song. Breeskin had written the music to the Redskins fight song, now a staple at the stadium. We continue our countdown of ranking the 15 Washington Football Team players that will make the most impact heading into the 2020 season. The official source for NFL news, video highlights, fantasy football, game-day coverage, schedules, stats, scores and more. 2 pick in NFL draft", "Redskins' minority owners look to sell stakes in team amid ongoing turmoil", "Partial Owners of Washington's N.F.L. During his tenure, he helped draft future stars: wide receiver Charley Taylor, tight end Jerry Smith, safety Paul Krause, center Len Hauss, and linebacker Chris Hanburger. [43] The highlight of the season happened on November 5, and concluded with one of the most exciting endings in the history of the Cowboys–Redskins rivalry. [19] Assistant coach Bill Austin was the interim head coach in 1970, and Washington finished at 6–8.[12]. Here are some players the Washington Football Team could trade before the 2020 trade deadline. In celebration of the franchise's 75th anniversary, Washington wore a one-time throwback uniform for a home game against the New York Giants, based on their away uniform from 1970 to 1971. [123] The team's first round selection in the 2019 NFL Draft, quarterback Dwayne Haskins, wore number 7 when he played for the Ohio State Buckeyes and wore it with the team after being granted permission from Theismann. The team's former Redskins branding, used from 1933 until 2020, was one of the leading examples of Native American mascot controversy as the term redskin has been defined as offensive,[82] disparaging,[83][84] and taboo. The leg brace that allows Alex Smith to play football Washington quarterback Alex Smith jogs onto the field in the second quarter of Sunday's game against the Los Angeles Rams. Their sole bright spot that year came on October 9, 1994, linebacker Monte Coleman played in his 206th career game with the Redskins, which broke Art Monk's team record for games played (Coleman retired at season's end with 216 games played). As a result, Washington wore its 1937 throwbacks with the logo removed from the regular helmet in a game versus the San Diego Chargers. Redskins quarterback Joe Theismann would also be named the 1983 NFL's Most Valuable Player finishing the season with a career-high in both yards passing 3,714 yds., and touchdown passes thrown, 29 Td's while throwing only 11 interceptions. After Joe Gibbs announced his retirement following the 2007 season, Jim Zorn was hired as head coach, and brought in a West Coast Offense. In that game, the Redskins broke the record for fewest offensive yards (120) gained in a playoff victory, with one of their two touchdowns being from a defensive run after a fumble recovery. On September 13, 2001, the Redskins announced the establishment of the Redskins Relief Fund to help families of the victims of the attack at the Pentagon. However, public opinion polling, which places the question about the Redskins within a longer telephone survey on other topics, was deemed scientifically questionable by academic researchers. [38] After two mediocre years, Spurrier resigned after the 2003 season with three years left on his contract. In 2004, when Gibbs became the coach of the team once again, the team switched back to wearing white jerseys at home; in Gibbs's 16 years as head coach, the team never wore burgundy jerseys at home, even wearing a white throwback jersey in 2007. After posting a 14–2 record, the Redskins made and dominated the playoffs, beating the Falcons and Lions by a combined score of 64–17. Gibbs also added former Buffalo Bills defensive coordinator Jerry Gray to his staff as secondary/cornerbacks coach and lost quarterbacks coach Bill Musgrave to the Falcons. [45] The Redskins fired Shanahan and most of his staff after the season. [79] Around the time of the Redskins name retirement, minority owners Robert Rothman, Dwight Schar, and Frederick W. Smith were reported to have hired an investment banking firm to help search for potential buyers for their stake in the team, worth around 40% combined. The Redskins again made the playoffs in 1973, 1974, and 1976, only to lose all three times in the first round. This page was last edited on 14 December 2020, at 20:56. The Redskins have led the league in fewest passing yards allowed seven times, in 1939, 1942, 1945, 1952–53, 1980, and 1985, second only to Green Bay (10). Graham coached the Redskins for three seasons, but whatever magic he had as an NFL player disappeared on the sidelines as the team recorded a mark of 17–22–3 during that time period. [8] The most impressive feat during the season occurred on October 12, 1992, when Art Monk became the NFL's all-time leading pass receiver against the Denver Broncos on Monday Night Football by catching his 820th career reception. [21] Washington also took fullback Ron Hatcher of Michigan State in the eighth round (99th overall), who became the first black player to sign a contract with the team. In the first quarter, the Redskins had the ball at their own 5-yard line. The following numbers fall into that category. [27] The Redskins' first Super Bowl win, and their first NFL Championship in 40 years, was in Super Bowl XVII, where the Redskins defeated the Miami Dolphins 27–17. Callahan got the Redskins first victory over the 0–4 Miami Dolphins, snapping a 7-game losing streak dating back to the previous season, which was also his first NFL win as a head coach since 2003. The team will play as the Washington Football Team until a permanent replacement is chosen later. [33] Also during the season, "The Hogs",[33] under the coaching of Redskins offensive line coach Joe Bugel, allowed a league low and franchise record nine sacks – the third lowest total in NFL history. Running back Stephen Davis rushed for a then club-record 1,405 yards and quarterback Brad Johnson completed a then club-record 316 passes and threw for more than 4,000 yards in regular play that season. The only owner against the proposal was George Preston Marshall. [12] During the final game of the season, Larry Centers became the NFL's all-time leader in receptions by a running back with 685. In 2002, the team celebrated the passing of 70 years since its creation as the Boston Braves in 1932, and wore a special home uniform of burgundy jersey over gold pants which roughly resembled the home uniforms used from 1969 to 1978. The Redskins also picked Sean Taylor from University of Miami during the draft in Gibbs' first season. 2020 Washington Football Team Statistics & Players: 5-7 (1st in NFC East), Coach: Ron Rivera [85] Various people and groups, such as the National Congress of American Indians (NCAI), considered the name a racial slur and attempted to get the team to change it for decades. In 1986 season, the road to the playoffs was even harder, with the Redskins making the postseason as a wild-card team despite having a regular season record of 12–4. The 35–34 loss knocked the 10–6 Redskins out of playoff contention. [60][61] Keenum was named the starting QB on August 25, 2019. In time, Mitchell would be joined by other black players like receiver Charley Taylor, running back Larry Brown, defensive back Brig Owens, and guard John Nisby from the Pittsburgh Steelers.[21]. [118] The rivalry started in 1960 when the Cowboys joined the league as an expansion team. The 1983 season marked the rookie debut of cornerback Darrell Green, selected in the 1983 NFL Draft along with Charles Mann, Green would go on to play his entire 20-year NFL career for the Redskins. [127], The list includes three head coaches and 67 players, of which 41 were offensive players, 23 defensive players and three special teams players. [27] Then during the regular-season finale on December 17, 1983, Moseley set an NFL scoring record with 161 points while Riggins' total of 144 points was second. On December 22, 1996, the Redskins played their final game at Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Stadium, a victory over the Dallas Cowboys 37–10, and finished their tenure at the stadium with a 173–102–3 record, including 11–1 in the playoffs. As an alternative, social scientists from the University of Michigan and University of California at Berkeley performed a study in 2020 that measured Native American opinion in detail, finding that 49% had responded that the name was offensive, with the level of offense increasing to 67% for those with a stronger involvement in Native American culture. Just as the sale was about to be finalized, Marshall called for a change in terms. The Washington Football Team (formerly the Washington Redskins) are the fifth-most valuable franchise in the NFL, according to Forbes magazine. The 1989 Redskins finished with a 10–6 record but missed the playoffs. The latest stats, facts, news and notes on Dwayne Haskins Jr. of the Washington Football Team The Redskins continued to win ugly and lose ugly to be 5–3 at the halfway mark. After allowing limited attendance for one home game, Washington has decided to play the rest of 2020 without fans at games. Concurrently, WMAL was to be re-launched as an ESPN Radio affiliate, WSBN. [citation needed] Following the team's name change in 2020, their new logo was a simple "W" taken from the redesigned Washington wordmark while the helmet logo and striping were replaced with the player's jersey number in gold.[117]. Both worn over gold pants, the burgundy jerseys featured gold numbers bordered in white and the white jerseys featured burgundy numbers bordered in gold. In a 2008 Monday Night Football game against the against the Pittsburgh Steelers, Washington wore a monochrome look by wearing burgundy jerseys over burgundy pants. Look, if the football is going to be bad — and in the NFC East, it always is — it might as well be weird, too. The franchise's flagship station is WTEM, by virtue of previously being owned by Red Zebra Broadcasting, a group co-owned with the team by Snyder. [120] He wanted revenge after the failed negotiations with Marshall. However, the Redskins would begin to collapse. After the strike was settled, the Redskins dominated, winning six out of the seven remaining games to make the playoffs for the first time since 1976.[12]. Texas oil tycoon Clint Murchison Jr. was having a difficult time bringing an NFL team to Dallas. [33] In what proved to be a temporary retirement, Gibbs pursued an interest in NASCAR by founding Joe Gibbs Racing. The record was their worst since also going 3–13 in 2013 and was the second worst of any team that season, behind only the Bengals at 2–14. [31] Those three victories are often credited with getting the team into the playoffs and the basis for the 2000 movie The Replacements. (Toni L. … [2], The team was founded in 1932 as the Boston Braves under the ownership of George Preston Marshall. Washington wants to be a playoff team, so this is a game they need to and should win. The football team is the most popular sports team in the area and plays in one of the largest stadiums in the National Football League, FedExField, located in the Washington suburb of Landover, Maryland. [27] Also during the off-season, the Redskins acquired Mark May, Russ Grimm, and Dexter Manley in the 1981 NFL Draft, all of whom became significant contributors to the team for the next few years. Full Washington Football Team schedule for the 2020 season including dates, opponents, game time and game result information. Washington Football Team quarterback Alex Smith throws during the first half of an NFL football game against the Los Angeles Rams Sunday, Oct. 11, … [116] In 2018, Washington replaced the gold pants with white for the majority of their home games. The following year, the team wore an updated throwback uniform of the 1937 championship team that featured a helmet pattern based on the logo-less leather helmets worn at the time, in a game against the Carolina Panthers. [33] 1994 was even worse as they finished 3–13, their worst season in over 30 years. [58] Despite early success starting the season 6–3, their best start since 2008, the team finished the season 1–6 due to injuries. [114], Between 2014 and 2016, the team wore the gold pants with their standard uniforms, although the burgundy pants returned as part of the team's away uniform later in 2016. Riverboat Ron did it again. Their white jerseys have provided three basic color combinations. The team was founded in 1932 as the Boston Braves before changing its name to the Redskins the following year. Other than these exceptions, this "Redskins Rule" has proven true since 1936 when they won and incumbent Franklin D. Roosevelt won re-election, prior to the Redskins' move from Boston in 1937. The second period lasted between 1982 and 1991 where they appeared in the postseason seven times, captured four Conference titles, and won three Super Bowls in four appearances. But this did not stop George Preston Marshall from trying to make the Redskins the most successful franchise in the league. Formerly known as the Washington Redskins, the team competes in the National Football League (NFL) as a member of the NFC East division. Gold face masks were introduced in 1978 and remain as such to this day; previous to that they were grey. In 1961, they posted their worst regular season record with a 1–12–1 showing. [27] Starting on September 21, 1982,[27] the NFL faced a 57-day long players' strike, which reduced the 1982 season from a 16-game schedule to a nine-game schedule. The Redskins hosted the Green Bay Packers in the Wild Card round on January 10, 2016, but lost 35–18, ending their 2015 season. [33] The 1991 Washington Redskins are widely considered one of the best teams in NFL history. It was also the last season that Cousins played for the Redskins, as he signed with the Minnesota Vikings for 2018, ending his six-year tenure with the team. From 1936 to 1945, Washington went to the NFL Championship six times, winning two of them. [69] Gruden finished his six-year tenure with the Redskins with a 35–49–1 regular season record with one playoff appearance. In the preseason, Kenny Albert usually does play-by-play while former Redskins players Joe Theismann and Clinton Portis respectively serve as the color analyst and sideline reporter. After losing his first game as a starter to Tampa Bay, Campbell got his first NFL victory against the Carolina Panthers, bringing the Redskins out of a three-game losing streak. The Washington Football Team announced they will not have fans in the FedExField stands for the last two home games of the 2020 season. PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger may still play against the Washington Football Team on Monday, according to a recent report. In January 1983, during the second round of the playoffs against the Minnesota Vikings, John Riggins rushed for a Redskins playoff record 185 yards, leading Washington to a 21–7 win. In 2011, the Redskins wore the burgundy jersey and gold pants for five home games and a road game at Dallas, the burgundy jersey with white pants for three home games and a road game at Miami, the white jersey and burgundy pants for five road games, and the white jersey and gold pants for a Bills game in Toronto. [12] In his first year, his team started 6–0 but then lost 8 of the last 10 games. In 1962, Washington became the final professional American football franchise to integrate. Through 1960, the team shared baseball's Griffith Stadium with the first Washington Senators baseball team. It was the first NFL franchise with an official marching band and a fight song, "Hail to the Redskins". That means the … It was the Redskins' first victory at Texas Stadium since 1995. The latest news, video, standings, scores and schedule information for the Washington Football Team [113] That year, the Redskins removed the burgundy collar from their white jerseys in order to have better consistency with the new Nike uniforms that had debuted the previous season. Snyder later said in a 2013 interview that he was fired due to his over-controlling nature.[40]. 1988 started off with a boom and the club had a 5–3 record at mid-season, but a 2nd half swoon saw them miss the playoffs with a 7–9 record. Sean Taylor picked up the ball and ran 30 yards (27 m), breaking tackles along the way. The McNabb era came to an abrupt end when he was traded to Minnesota in August 2011. In a game against the Houston Texans on November 18, 2018, Alex Smith suffered a compound and spiral fracture to his tibia and fibula in his right leg when he was sacked by Kareem Jackson and J. J. Watt which forced him to miss the rest of the season. However, they lost in the Divisional Playoffs to the San Francisco 49ers, 24–20. After the Super Bowl, the Redskins set another franchise record by sending eight players to the Pro Bowl. The first game in new D.C. Stadium occurred on October 1 in front of 37,767 fans. Zorn was fired and replaced by Mike Shanahan after the season. Mike Shanahan surprised most observers by his decision to name John Beck, an obscure free agent quarterback, as the starter. Formerly known as the Washington Redskins, the team competes in the National Football League (NFL) as a member of the NFC East division. [38] They then beat the Detroit Lions in the first round of the playoffs, but lost to the Buccaneers, 14–13. The third time in 1942, where the Redskins won their second championship, 14–6. [49] McCloughan took over control of the roster from Bruce Allen, who was given the sole title of team president after the hiring. [21] The Redskins ended the 1962 season with their best record in five years: 5–7–2. However, the Redskins struggled to a 6–10 finish, once again 4th place in the division. Comprehensive and up-to-date Washington Football Team news, scores, fixtures, stats and roster On January 14, 2002, Snyder hired University of Florida coach Steve Spurrier,[38] the Redskins' fifth new head coach in 10 years. In the regular season, most games are part of the NFL on Fox package, with the main exceptions being when the team hosts an AFC team or plays in primetime. It was thought that the game would then go in overtime, however because of a defensive 15-yard (14 m) face mask penalty, the Redskins would get an untimed down. [54], Despite the numerous records set, the Redskins missed the playoffs, losing 19–10 in a "win and in" situation against the New York Giants in the final week of the season. [165] The connection was discovered in 2000 by Steve Hirdt, former executive vice president of the Elias Sports Bureau, while searching for discussion ideas for a game between the Redskins and Tennessee Titans. [119] During that year they were in separate conferences, but played once during the season. The Redskins returned to the playoffs in 1990 as a wild card team, lost in the Divisional playoffs to the 49ers, 28–10.[8]. Vince Lombardi, who coached Washington in 1969 before dying during the 1970 preseason, was the inspiration behind the helmet. The Redskins have led the league in passing eight times: in 1938, 1940, 1944, 1947–48, 1967, 1974 and 1989. This marked the first time since 1951 that the top two scorers in a season played on the same team. Furthermore, Redskins RB Clinton Portis led the NFL in rushing yards. The 2000 season started with the selection of future Pro Bowler Chris Samuels and the tumultuous LaVar Arrington in the 2000 NFL Draft and included five consecutive wins in the first half of the season. [3] In 1940, the Redskins met the Bears again in the 1940 NFL Championship Game. The Washington Football Team has officially signed backup OT David Steinmetz to the active roster on Saturday, bringing him up from the practice squad and giving them depth at the position and a security blanket should any of their top players go down with an injury. Quarterback Mark Brunell—an off-season acquisition from the Jacksonville Jaguars—struggled in his first season, and was replaced midway through the season by backup Patrick Ramsey. The 1991 season started with a franchise-record 11 straight victories. In its first season in Washington … During this period, they went without a single winning season during the years 1956–1968. The last combination consists of both white jerseys and pants. [52] Kirk Cousins, who took over as starting quarterback in the preseason, finished the season with career highs in touchdowns (29), yards (4,166), and completion percentage (69.8%). The Redskins finished the 1984 season with an 11–5 record,[12] and won the NFC East for the third consecutive season. The troublesome After cutting the injury-rattled Clinton Portis, the Redskins had no important offensive players left except for Santana Moss. The Redskins won their second championship in Super Bowl XXII on January 31, 1988, in San Diego, California. Then, with 2:44 left, Brunell connected with Moss again on a 70-yard (64 m) touchdown pass and Nick Novak kicked the game-winning extra point. [78] Due to their 3–13 record the previous season, the team had the second overall pick in the 2020 NFL Draft and selected Chase Young, a highly touted defensive end out of Ohio State. The helmets used with this special home uniform during that year were a reproduction of the helmets used by the team from 1965 to 1969, though they wore white at home in Week 1 against the Arizona Cardinals and again in Week 17, the latter forcing the Cowboys to use their blue jerseys. Washington Football Team quarterback Alex Smith entered an NFL game Sunday for the first time since suffering a life-threatening leg injury almost two years ago. In 1958, Murchison heard that George Preston Marshall, owner of the Washington Redskins, was eager to sell the team. They opened the 1979 season 6–2 and were 10–5 heading into the season finale at Texas Stadium, against whom a win would assure a playoff spot and a possible NFC East title. Throughout most of the 1980s, 1990s, and 2000s, Washington were just one of three other teams that primarily wore their white jerseys at home (the others being the Dallas Cowboys and Miami Dolphins). [6], The Redskins then relocated to Washington, D.C. in 1937. Gibbs was an assistant for the San Diego Chargers in 1979 and 1980 when the team wore white at home under head coach Don Coryell. [16] He also helped pull off two important trades, gaining quarterback Sonny Jurgensen from the Philadelphia Eagles and linebacker Sam Huff from the New York Giants.[17]. [21][23], In mid-December 1961, Marshall announced that on draft day, he had traded the rights to Davis to the Cleveland Browns, who wanted Davis to join the league's leading rusher, Jim Brown, in their backfield. [91][92][93] Around the same time, several retail companies began removing Redskins merchandise from their stores. 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