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)
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:
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.