redskins is a name for native Americans. Native Americans highly dissaprove of Indian mascots and once sued the Washington redskins.
Since the AFL-NFL merger in 1970, the Redskins have defeated the Chiefs only once in the regular season. That was September 18, 1983 when the Redskins won, 27-12, at RFK Stadium in Washington.
The first NFL strike was in 1982. The Washington Redskins won Super Bowl XVII The second NFL strike occurred in 1987. Once again, the Washington Redskins won Super Bowl XXII.
The Eagles and Redskins play twice a year being that they both play in the NFC East. Each teams plays once at home.
The Redskins were once located in Boston, and were called the Braves after the participants in the Boston Tea Party who disguised themselves as natives. As this caused confusion with the Major League Baseball National League Boston Braves (Now in Atlanta by way of Milwaukee), their owner changed their name to Redskins to differentiate them, while keeping the same mascot theme. When the team moved to Washington, the name stayed the same, though the claim to the tea party heritage is now suspect, as that is a Boston event.
7 times, once against the Lions and six times against the Cowboys. 1968: Cowboys 29, Redskins 20 1973: Redskins 20, Lions 0 1974: Cowboys 24, Redskins 23 1978: Cowboys 37, Redskins 10 1990: Cowboys 27, Redskins 17 1996: Cowboys 21, Redskins 10 2002: Cowboys 27, Redskins 20
Once. They won over the Washington Redskins on January 22, 1984 by a score of 38-9 in Tampa Stadium
Currently (2007), Joe Gibbs is in the 4th year of his second stint with the Washington Redskins.
In franchise history, there are no NFL teams that the Redskins have never won against.There are 2 teams that they have only won once against:1) Baltimore Ravens: 1-32) Kansas City Chiefs: 1-7
It is difficult to say with certainty who invented the counter trey running play, but it was undoubtedly popularized by the Washington Redskins in the 1980s. Washington's offensive line coach Joe Bugle once commented that he first saw the play run by the Nebraska Cornhuskers.
there was once an Indian tribe that had redskin and they took them as a mascot and the team as redskins... i don't know if the tribe is still existing in an Indian reserve but yea that's why
The Washington Capitals have been to the Stanley Cup playoffs once in 1998, losing to the Detroit Red Wings in four straight games.
Once. The Washington Capitals made it to the Stanley Cup Finals in 1998, and were swept in 4 games by the Detroit Red Wings.
The big D, little d rivalry between Dallas and Denver will always be a classic. nope it is the Washington Redskins and the Philadelphia Eagles Dallas and Denver were never rivals and probably never will be. The Cowboys rivals currently are: Washington Redskins, Philadelphia Eagles, New York Giants, and Pittsburgh Steelers. Also who can forget that the Arizona Cardinals were once in the NFC East. San Francisco 49ers were a strong rival and of course the Houston Texans. Dallas has the most rivals in history because of such a winning record.
Once ... in 1924, the Senators defeated the New York Giants 4 games to 3.
Each team plays each other twice once at home and once away, for a total of 38 games
I think it was Vancouver Washington, and Greece. In Toronto Canada there has also been several olympics.
The kids in the Hunger Games have to fight to the death of one another so they can win the games, and get home to their district. Once they win, you get fame, better food, and more opportunities.
Quarterback, defensive back, punter, and punt returner. Baugh led the NFL in pass completion percentage 9 times, interceptions once, yards per punt 5 times, and returned 11 punts in his career.
Dale Jarrett, at the 1993 Daytona 500. It was part of a sponsorship deal with the NFL where Jarrett, driving cars owned by ex-Washington Redskins coach Joe Gibbs, would wear helmets painted in the colors of NFL teams.
Santana Moss, or, Santana Terrell Moss plays for the Washington Redskins as a football wide receiver, of the National Football League (Otherwise known as NFL). Moss was originally picked by the New York Jets in 2001 and has been selected as All-Pro once.
If I am reading this correctly, each team plays 38 games a season. So, a team plays every other team twice, once at home and once away.
Currently the Redskins are considered the most valuable team. They sell alot of merchandise and have a relatively new stadium. The second most valuable team is the Cowboys. Once their stadium is done it should push them past the Redskins.