Redskins Historian Mike Richman

About this original series

Redskins historian Mike Richman is the author of two history books on the Redskins, the Washington Redskins Football Vault and The Redskins Encyclopedia, and the host of a Redskins TV show, "Burgundy & Gold Magazine." He also appears as a guest on other TV shows to discuss Redskins history and current developments regarding the Redskins.

Episodes of Redskins Historian Mike Richman

    • Mike Richman on FOX-5: Dec. 28, 2012

      In an appearance on D.C. television station FOX-5 on Dec. 28, 2012, Mike Richman talks with news anchor Tony Perkins about the storied Redskins-Cowboys rivalry, two days before the teams would clash in a seismic game at FedExField to determine the NFC East champion. Mike points out that the game marks the first time in 33 years (1979) that the Redskins and Cowboys have met in a regular season-ending game that holds playoff implications for both teams. Those two games, he says, rank just behind...

      • Release date
        Dec 29, 2012
      • Runtime
        06:24
    • Mike Richman on Inside Sports: May 2012 (Part 1)

      On May 7, 2012, Mike Richman appeared as a guest on the TV show "Inside Sports" on Prince George's (MD) Community Television (CTV) to discuss the Redskins' picks in the NFL draft, namely the selection of much ballyhooed QB and Heisman Trophy winner Robert Griffin III, or RG3. Mike was joined on the show by host Bill McCaffrey, CTV sports reporter Chris Marks and former University of MD football player David Carroll. In addition to the Redskins, the discussion focused on the Ravens' draft picks...

      • Release date
        May 16, 2012
      • Runtime
        11:03
    • Mike Richman on Inside Sports: May 2012 (Part 2)

      On May 7, 2012, Mike Richman appeared as a guest on the TV show "Inside Sports" on Prince George's (MD) Community Television (CTV) to discuss the Redskins' picks in the NFL draft, namely the selection of much ballyhooed QB and Heisman Trophy winner Robert Griffin III, or RG3. Mike was joined on the show by host Bill McCaffrey, CTV sports reporter Chris Marks and former University of MD football player David Carroll. In addition to the Redskins, the discussion focused on the Ravens' draft picks...

      • Release date
        May 16, 2012
      • Runtime
        12:37
    • Mike Richman on Fantasy Sports News & World Repo...

      Mike Richman appears on Fantasy Sports News & World Report in the days leading up to Super Bowl XLVI, a rematch between the Giants and Patriots. Host Bryan Lyles and another guest, Fantastic Forum host and Redskins fanatic Ulysses Campbell, named their fantasy studs, sleepers and stinkers from the 2011 season. With the NFL postseason down to two conference championship games -- Giants-49ers in the NFC and Patriots-Ravens in the AFC -- the panel also predicted which teams would clash in the Sup...

      • Release date
        Apr 26, 2012
      • Runtime
        27:32
    • Mike Richman on Redskins Nation: Dec. 26, 2011

      In his final appearance on "Redskins Nation" during the 2011 season, Mike Richman talks about the trade that brought Hall of Fame QB Sonny Jurgensen to D.C. in 1964. Jurgensen played his first seven seasons in Philly, but new Eagles coach Joe Kuharich dealt him to the Redskins as part of a personnel housecleaning. Mike explains that Jurgy gained revenge with a spectacular performance in a 35-20 win over the Eagles in 1964. Mike also spoke about the Redskins' infamous "Body Bag Game" against Ph...

      • Release date
        May 17, 2012
      • Runtime
        02:49
    • Mike Richman on Redskins Nation: Dec. 12, 2011

      In his weekly appearance on "Redskins Nation" during the 2011 season, Mike Richman discusses the trade that brought Hall of Fame MLB Sam Huff to D.C. in 1964. Huff, who played his first eight seasons with the Giants, was furious at coach Allie Sherman for making the trade. But Mike explains that Huff gained revenge when the Redskins embarrassed the Giants, 72-41, in a 1966 game. Mike's conversation with host Larry Michael, the "Voice of the Redskins," came in the context of the Redskins' upcom...

      • Release date
        May 17, 2012
      • Runtime
        01:27
    • Mike Richman on The Sideline Report: Nov. 23, 20...

      Mike Richman appears as a guest on the TV show, "The Sideline Report," on Nov. 23, 2011, three days after the Redskins' 27-24 overtime loss to the Cowboys at FedExField. Richman, host Marvin Jackson and fellow guest Donna Hopkins broke down the game, giving grades to the offense and defense, and speculated on the upcoming game against the Seahawks. The show included a segment on a Redskins alumni reunion at FedExField on the same day former linebacker Chris Hanburger, a Redskins star in the 19...

      • Release date
        Apr 22, 2012
      • Runtime
        13:07
    • Mike Richman on The Sideline Report: Nov. 23, 20...

      Mike Richman appears as a guest on the TV show, "The Sideline Report," on Nov. 23, 2011, three days after the Redskins' 27-24 overtime loss to the Cowboys at FedExField. Richman, host Marvin Jackson and fellow guest Donna Hopkins broke down the game, giving grades to the offense and defense, and speculated on the upcoming game against the Seahawks. The show included a segment on a Redskins alumni reunion at FedExField on the same day former linebacker Chris Hanburger, a Redskins star in the 19...

      • Release date
        Apr 22, 2012
      • Runtime
        06:11
    • Mike Richman on The Sideline Report: Nov. 23, 20...

      Mike Richman appears as a guest on the TV show, "The Sideline Report," on Nov. 23, 2011, three days after the Redskins' 27-24 overtime loss to the Cowboys at FedExField. Richman, host Marvin Jackson and fellow guest Donna Hopkins broke down the game, giving grades to the offense and defense, and speculated on the upcoming game against the Seahawks. The show included a segment on a Redskins alumni reunion at FedExField on the same day former linebacker Chris Hanburger, a Redskins star in the 19...

      • Release date
        Apr 22, 2012
      • Runtime
        09:11
    • Mike Richman on Redskins Nation: Nov. 14, 2011

      In his weekly appearance on "Redskins Nation" during the 2011 season, Mike Richman is asked about the Redskins' history of playing the Cowboys around Thanksgiving. He elaborates on a 24-23 Dallas win on Thanksgiving Day in 1974. In that game, rookie QB Clint Longley keyed a Cowboys recovery from a large deficit en route to the win at Texas Stadium. Mike's conversation with host Larry Michael, the "Voice of the Redskins," came in the context of the Redskins' upcoming game against the Cowboys at...

      • Release date
        May 17, 2012
      • Runtime
        00:53