OTD in 1983: John Riggins, Redskins won their first Super Bowl 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 Penn State: Joe Paterno looks and sounds like he’s ready for a big season No Comments | Aug 22, 2011 D.C. teams in Bizjournals 2008 rankings No Comments | Mar 10, 2009 Music Tuesday: Radio Radio No Comments | Jul 28, 2009 Nats take 3 of 4 from Cardinals, clinch non-losing season, host Cubs at 1:05 today No Comments | Sep 3, 2012 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.