Editor’s note: As part of NFL’s Greatest Quarterback, fans will decide the best QB in each team’s history.
Sammy Baugh: Baugh was one of the early stars of the NFL. He was the No. 6 overall pick in 1937 and immediately led the Redskins to an NFL Championship. Baugh’s Redskins were one of the first teams to use the forward pass heavily in their offense.
Baugh’s 335 yards in the 1937 NFL Championship was a rookie playoff record until Russell Wilson broke it in 2012. Baugh led the league in passing four times, completion percentage nine times and completions five times during his 16-year career. He was a nine-time All Pro and was elected into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in its 1963 inaugural class.
Sonny Jurgensen: Jurgensen was one of the most prolific passers during his era and led the NFL in passing yards five times during his 18-year career. He led the Redskins to a 52-51-5 record from 1964 to 1974. Jurgensen was a five-time Pro Bowler during his career.
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