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1987 was the fifty-sixth season for the Washington Redskins and the sixth season for Joe Gibbs as the head coach of the Redskins. They finished the season 11-4-0 in the regular season and 3-0 in the playoffs eventually winning the NFL championship against the Denver Broncos 42-10 for the team's fifth championship. At the conclusion of the season Doug Williams was awarded with the Super Bowl Most Valuable Player.
Head Coach: Joe Gibbs Assistant Head Coach-Defense: Richie Petitbon, Richie Petibon Defensive Coordinator: Larry Peccatiello Passing Game Coordinator: Dan Henning Quarterbacks Coach: Dan Henning, Jerry Rhome Wide Receivers Coach: Charley Taylor Offensive Line Coach: Joe Bugel Running Backs Coach: Don Breaux Tight Ends Coach: Warren "Rennie" Simmons Secondary Coach: Emmitt Thomas Strength Coach: Dan Riley Administrative Assistant: Bill Hickman Defensive Scouting Reports: Bill Hickman