ASHBURN, Va. (AP) — The Washington Redskins will present replacement players from 1987 with Super Bowl rings.
The team announced Wednesday it would honor the work of the replacement players who went 3-0 during the NFL strike. Washington went on to finish 11-4, win the NFC East and beat the Denver Broncos in the Super Bowl.READ MORE: Science of Weather: O'Shea Solar Park
Owner Dan Snyder says the replacement players’ “contributions are part of Redskins history and represent an integral reason why a Lombardi Trophy from the 1987 campaign resides in our facility.” The Virginia General Assembly passed a resolution Tuesday commending the replacement players on the 1987 team.READ MORE: Michigan Matters: Motor City's Italian Connection Grows!MSP, Metro Detroit Police Crack Down On 'Move Over' Law
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