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Hogs History: Coach Joe Gibbs Returns

The Hogs History series is a retrospective for enjoyment and discussion of the great moments and personalities in Washington Redskins' history. This piece delves into the return of Joe Gibbs as Head Coach of the Redskins

Hogs History: Kick Off

A retrospective for enjoyment and discussion of the great moments and personalities in Washington Redskins' history.

Redskins Revelry: WAS-TB, '05 Wild Card Weekend

With the new Redskins regime bringing excitement back to DC, Ryan Kohn looks back on a fond memory to try and get the positive feelings pumping once again.

80 Years on the Warpath: The Sammy Baugh Era 1937-1952

80 Years on the Warpath: The Sammy Baugh Era 1937-1952

The Washington Redskins, 75 Years in the Nation's Capital (1937-Present)

The Redskins have spent the last 75 years in our Nation's Capital. A look back at that first year.

1994 Washington Redskins: Turnovers and QB's, How Familiar

The 2011 Redskins may have been horrible in gifting the football to opponents. But nothing will touch the 1994 Washington Redskins.

Redskins vs. Eagles on New Years, 2005 Edition

This won't be the first time the Redskins and Eagles have faced off on New Years. Enter: Sean Taylor and the 2005 Redskins.

"The Dancing Bear" Helped Lead Redskins to Prominence in 1970s

Defensive end Ron McDole became a Redskin in 1971 and was a charter member of the team's "Over The Hill Gang." That group was part of Redskin team's that made the playoffs five times in the 1970s, including an appearance in Super Bowl VII.

George Starke: Senior Citizen on the "Hogs"

George Starke was an original "Hog," the Washington Redskins famed offensive line from the first Joe Gibbs coaching era. He was also the "Head Hog" because of his seniority on that line.

Mike Nelms: Key Redskin in Gibbs-I Glory Period

Mike Nelms played for the Redskins for 5 seasons from 1980-84. He was the premier kick returner in the NFL during that period.