How Many Super Bowls Have the Redskins Won?
The Washington Redskins have won three Super Bowl titles. The three NFL championships came in 1983, 1988 and 1992 in Super Bowls XVII, XXII and XXVI respectively.
In Super Bowl XVII, Washington defeated the Miami Dolphins by the score of 27 to 17. Running back John Riggins was the MVP of the game. In Super Bowl XXII, the Redskins beat the Denver Broncos 42 to 10. Quarterback Doug Williams won the MVP award. In Super Bowl XXVI, Washington defeated the Buffalo Bills by the score of 37 to 24. The MVP award went to quarterback Mark Rypien. The Redskins reached the Super Bowl but lost on two other occasions. They were defeated by the Miami Dolphins 14 to 7 in Super Bowl VII and by the Los Angeles Raiders 38 to 9 in Super Bowl IIXX.