Since their inception as the Boston Braves in 1932, the Redskins have treated a devoted fanbase to both good times and bad times, and three Lombardi Trophies stand as proof of the success that this team has had as one of the NFL's earliest franchises.
While the last 20 years or so have been as difficult as any for Redskins fans, the team's following is still among the best in the league. Redskins fans are passionate and raucous, smart and proud. All you need to do is step into the confines of FedEx Field in order to feel the pulsating noise of 92,000 screaming men, women and children who bleed burgundy and gold.
It's not easy being a Redskins fan. So to give prospective fans a schooling in the Redskins way, here are the "10 Commandments of Being a Redskins Fan."