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 Shame on me, I’m letting myself be amused by Marion Barry now No Comments | Jun 22, 2009 Happy Birthday Dad No Comments | Jul 23, 2008 Thrashers mock Ovechkin’s Eastern commercial; Caps win No Comments | Apr 8, 2009 Thomas Boswell chat 10.22.2009 No Comments | Oct 22, 2009 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.