Happy Birthday, Diesel!

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Happy Birthday, Diesel!

Postby 44diesel » Mon Aug 04, 2014 4:29 pm

Happy Birthday to one of the greatest running backs (and characters) in Redskins history, John Riggins. #44 turns 65 today. Here's a couple of videos from around the web on the diesel.

"I'm bored, I'm broke and I'm back"
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EF5SGK1YiUo

4th and 2
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tleC3OYByXs
or
http://www.redskins.com/media-gallery/v ... 9198963a5b

John Riggins NFL Films
Part 1: http://www.nfl.com/videos/nfl-game-high ... ins-Part-I
Part 2: http://www.nfl.com/videos/nfl-films-pre ... ns-Part-II
Part 3: http://www.nfl.com/videos/nfl-game-high ... s-Part-III

NFL Top Ten Characters #3
http://www.nfl.com/videos/nfl-network-t ... hn-Riggins

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Re: Happy Birthday, Diesel!

Postby KazooSkinsFan » Mon Aug 04, 2014 4:36 pm

I'm new to the Redskins, but who is Diesel?
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Re: Happy Birthday, Diesel!

Postby yupchagee » Mon Aug 04, 2014 5:50 pm

KazooSkinsFan wrote:I'm new to the Redskins, but who is Diesel?


John Riggins
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Re: Happy Birthday, Diesel!

Postby DarthMonk » Mon Aug 04, 2014 7:31 pm

yupchagee wrote:
KazooSkinsFan wrote:I'm new to the Redskins, but who is Diesel?


John Riggins


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Re: Happy Birthday, Diesel!

Postby Deadskins » Tue Aug 05, 2014 6:58 am

KazooSkinsFan wrote:I'm new to the Redskins, but who is Diesel?

I think he means Vin Diesel.
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Re: Happy Birthday, Diesel!

Postby riggofan » Tue Aug 05, 2014 7:24 am

44!

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Re: Happy Birthday, Diesel!

Postby DarthMonk » Tue Aug 05, 2014 7:40 am

I think it was Obama's birthday too.

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Re: Happy Birthday, Diesel!

Postby riggofan » Tue Aug 05, 2014 7:56 am

DarthMonk wrote:I think it was Obama's birthday too.

:-$


Holy cow. And Obama is the 44th president of the USA. Apocalypse!!!

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Re: Happy Birthday, Diesel!

Postby 44diesel » Tue Aug 05, 2014 11:59 am

riggofan wrote:
DarthMonk wrote:I think it was Obama's birthday too.

:-$


Holy cow. And Obama is the 44th president of the USA. Apocalypse!!!

The end is near. :twisted: :lol:
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Re: Happy Birthday, Diesel!

Postby KazooSkinsFan » Tue Aug 05, 2014 12:31 pm

yupchagee wrote:
KazooSkinsFan wrote:I'm new to the Redskins, but who is Diesel?


John Riggins


You know I'm kidding, right? He's on my avatar...
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Re: Happy Birthday, Diesel!

Postby KazooSkinsFan » Tue Aug 05, 2014 12:32 pm

Deadskins wrote:
KazooSkinsFan wrote:I'm new to the Redskins, but who is Diesel?

I think he means Vin Diesel.


Now we're getting somewhere!
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