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Redskins Historian: 1991 Quest Begins

Posted by Andrew Walker on August 31, 2012 – 5:41 pm

(AP photo)

By Mike Richman
The Redskins Historian

(Click here for more about the Redskins kicking off the 1991 season in style)

On Sept. 1, 1991, the Redskins opened the season with a 45-0 rout of the Lions at RFK Stadium.

Everything clicked.

Quarterback Mark Rypien completed 15 throws for 183 yards and two touchdowns, cornerback Darrell Green intercepted two passes for a defense that held the Lions to 154 yards, and rookie Brian Mitchell returned a punt 69 yards for a score.

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