In 1937, the franchise moved to Washington, D.C. Of the 49 Redskins starting quarterbacks, two have been inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame: Sammy Baugh and Sonny Jurgensen. The quarterback is considered the most important position on the field and among the most important positions in team sports. File:Rg3 redskins.jpg. Washington Redskins: QB depth chart. Kyle Allen will get the start vs. the #Rams, while former starter Dwayne Haskins goes … Jason Campbell 2005-2009. The name was changed the following year to the Redskins. These are the quarterbacks on Washington’s roster and their odds on starting in Week 1: Alex Smith (no line) Dwayne Haskins-176; Kyle Allen +150 Kyle Allen will be the WFT's starting quarterback in Week 6--if he's healthy. In today’s NFL, Cousins earns top-third status because the QB position isn’t choc-full of game-changing talent like years past. America’s Team, which is fading, will start Garrett Gilbert at QB. In American football, the starting quarterback is typically viewed as the leader of a team. They are among the most high-profile athletes in North America, and have been described as "akin to A-list celebrities". Washington quarterback Dwayne Haskins was named the starting quarterback for the Week 1 matchup against the Eagles. Alex Smith has made a courageous rehab from a life-threatening injury but he’ll be the backup quarterback in Washington after Ron Rivera named Dwayne Haskins the … But it’s not like Cousins is a slouch, either. 15 overall pick in the 2019 NFL Draft. The Washington Football Team announced Wednesday that Kyle Allen would take over as the team's starting quarterback for its Week 5 game against the Los Angeles Rams. Well, one of the interesting nuggets about Gilbert is his dad, Gale, is the quarterback who was on five Super Bowl losers in a row. Robert Griffin III 2012-present. The quarterback carousel in Washington continues to churn, with no single player staying for more than what seemed like his 15 minutes of fame. There is no quarterback controversy in Washington right now. The latest drama is surrounding Dwayne Haskins, who was drafted with the No. Odds via BetMGM; access USA TODAY Sports’ betting odds for a full list. Sources: The Washington Football Team is making a QB change. The news came one week after Haskins’ first career start in Buffalo. Odds last updated Tuesday, April 28 at 1:30 p.m. Garrett who? Mark Brunell 2004-2007 (AP Photo/Alex Brandon) AP Dwayne Haskins will be the Redskins' starting quarterback the rest of the 2019 season, head coach Bill Callahan announced on Monday. The 15th overall pick in the 2019 NFL Draft, Haskins played decent against the Bills, avoiding any major mistakes and mostly operating the vanilla game plan. ET. Allen is a … The Dallas Cowboys are dipping deep into the depths of NFL quarterbacks for their game Sunday against the Pittsburgh Steelers. After Monday's disappointing 23-17 loss to the Washington Redskins, Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger did exactly what you thought he would.