The Greatest Redskins RB’s of All-Time When looking at the storied history of the Washington Redskins, one cannot do so without first taking a look at the long line of historically great running backs. From the days of Cliff Battles, to the tough Larry Brown and the bruising John Riggins, Redskins backs have always set the tone. For […]
This is part one of a series that is going to be reviewing the best players in each NFL draft, starting at the beginning of the 1970’s and going all the way to the present. We will be selecting the best player from each draft class, going by decade. While many arguments can be made for which player is best in each year, there can only be one on this list! If you differ in your...
The latest person to jump on the bandwagon of beer-themed TV shows? Washington Redskins legend John Riggins. Riggins hosted a pilot called “Brew Stories”, which was pitched at the Realscreen Summit in DC last month. I really don’t know how much you can really do with another beer-themed show. We saw the Dogfish Head focused Brew Masters, which was canceled pretty quickly...
Five Great Offensive Players In Redskins History When you want Washington Redskins tickets, you’re thinking of high-powered offenses and topnotch quarterback play. Here are five of the greatest offensive weapons in team history. John Riggins (Running back, 1976-1985) A member of both the Pro Football Hall of Fame and the vaunted 10,000 Yard Rushing Club, [...]
Today is the 65th birthday of Robert John Riggins — known to Washington Redskins fans as Riggo or The Diesel. The franchise all-time rushing leader and responsible for arguably the greatest moment in the history of the club, Riggins was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1992. Check out this tribute to the indomitable man.
Feature Image: New York Jets running back John Riggins (44) carries the ball against the Miami Dolphins at the Orange Bowl. (Credit: Spokeo) Coaching Change Gang Green entered the 1974 season with a new head coach, Charley Winner. Weeb Ewbank, who had served as New York’s head coach since 1963, resigned following a 4-10 1973 season to focus on his duties as the team’s general...
Why is it easy to be a fan of John Riggins? This tweet and that photo posted last night, via @riggo44: Punxsutawney…
Oh well… Happy St. Patrick's Day! RJR pic.twitter.com/d7BlitETKn — John Riggins (@riggo44) March 17, 2014 Ten inches in Ashburn today. Ten! Riggo makes the most of it.
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