John Riggins, Redskins won their first Super Bowl 30 years ago today WFY | January 30, 2013 | Redskins/NFL, Video | 2 Comments Thirty years ago today, John Riggins ran through Don McNeal to score a 42 yard touchdown in Super Bowl XVII. That run put the Washington Redskins up 20-17 over the Miami Dolphins, a lead never relinquished. Riggins, Redskins Run to Super Bowl Title, 27-17 – The Post Hail To The Redskins! – Sports Illustrated PREVIOUSLY: MUST SEE: John Riggins: A Football Life at 8 p.m. on NFL Network h/t @SteveRep44 Tags:John Riggins, Miami Dolphins, Washington Redskins Related Posts Ronnie Belliard walk-off homer No Comments | Jun 30, 2008 Nats: Gio was awesome on the hill and at the plate last night, but my timeline was full of O’s stuff 1 Comment | Aug 9, 2012 The Michigan version is called "The Charlie Baumans" No Comments | Nov 15, 2006 Redskins vs. Rams prediction No Comments | Sep 24, 2010 About The Author WFY I'm the publisher of this blog. 2 Comments Add a Comment Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.