DC Sports Bog: John Riggins


Posted at 08:55 AM ET, 03/26/2014

John Riggins is still the coolest guy in the room

Redskins legend has used this snowy month to demonstrate that he remains cooler than you.

By Dan Steinberg  |  08:55 AM ET, 03/26/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  John Riggins, Morning pixels, Redskins

Posted at 03:06 PM ET, 03/03/2014

The 1979 Redskins players poll

Leonard Shapiro surveyed 20 Redskins about beer, restaurants, nightlife and cheerleaders.

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:06 PM ET, 03/03/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Joe Theismann, John Riggins, Kenny Houston, Redskins

Posted at 09:45 AM ET, 01/23/2014

The Redskins totem pole

Looking for a unique piece of Redskins art?

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:45 AM ET, 01/23/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bryce Harper, Joe Theismann, John Riggins, Matisse, Redskins, RGIII, Sammy Baugh, Sonny Jurgensen

Posted at 04:21 PM ET, 11/12/2013

John Riggins selling mugs and stuff in new online store

The Redskins Hall of Famer opened up an online store, which sells items such as a “What Would Riggo Do?” mug.

By Lindsay Applebaum  |  04:21 PM ET, 11/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  John Riggins, Redskins

Posted at 12:11 PM ET, 09/20/2013

Joe Gibbs gets roasted

A few of the highlights from Thursday night’s roast of the beloved Super Bowl winning coach.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:11 PM ET, 09/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Clinton Portis, Jeff Bostic, Joe Gibbs, John Riggins, Redskins

Posted at 01:01 PM ET, 09/13/2013

A Riggins-Ovechkin jersey

One local fan married his love for Alex Ovechkin with his love for John Riggins with his love for weirdness.

By Dan Steinberg  |  01:01 PM ET, 09/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Alex Ovechkin, Caps, Jersey Fouls, John Riggins, Redskins

Posted at 03:17 PM ET, 08/06/2013

John Riggins at Redskins training camp

After years of harsh criticism and a step backwards away from football, John Riggins says 'it feels right' to visit with the Redskins

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:17 PM ET, 08/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bruce Allen, Dan Snyder, John Riggins, Redskins

Posted at 11:48 AM ET, 06/28/2013

John Riggins and Joe Gibbs drove a Winnebago on a racetrack

Or a 'Riggebego,' if you will.

By Sarah Kogod  |  11:48 AM ET, 06/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Joe Gibbs, John Riggins, Redskins

Posted at 09:35 AM ET, 06/05/2013

Riggo, Joe Gibbs and Don Breaux fishing

What happens when two legendary Redskins, plus one famous assistant coach, head out on a boat with television cameras?

By Dan Steinberg  |  09:35 AM ET, 06/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Don Breaux, Joe Gibbs, John Riggins, Redskins

Posted at 10:23 AM ET, 11/21/2012

More on the NFL Network's John Riggins documentary

Producer of new look at John Riggins's life and career calls him the best subject he's encountered in 35 years at NFL Films.

By Dan Steinberg  |  10:23 AM ET, 11/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  John Riggins, NFL Network, Redskins

Posted at 12:22 PM ET, 11/16/2012

NFL Films on John Riggins's journey

The NFL Network will soon air a documentary about John Riggins's life. You're gonna want to watch it.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:22 PM ET, 11/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  John Riggins, NFL Network, Redskins

Posted at 03:19 PM ET, 10/29/2012

John Riggins and ‘Loosen Up, Sandy’

The most famous 'Sandy' related story in D.C. sports history involved a Redskins running back and a Supreme Court Justice

By Dan Steinberg  |  03:19 PM ET, 10/29/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  John Riggins, Redskins, Sandra Day O'Connor, Sandy

Posted at 12:49 PM ET, 05/24/2012

Riggo goes off the grid and into the wild

Former Redskins running back — and critic — will host a hunting and cooking show to debut in January.

By Dan Steinberg  |  12:49 PM ET, 05/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  John Riggins, Redskins

Posted at 11:01 AM ET, 05/17/2012

John Riggins previews Riggo on the Range

Former Skins star and analyst is now posing with dead piggies and dead fish for a huntin’ and cookin’ show.

By Dan Steinberg  |  11:01 AM ET, 05/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Redskins | Tags:  John Riggins