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Hail to the Redskins: How much do you know about Washington, D.C.'s NFL franchise?

Washington Redskins tight end Niles Paul hauls in a pass as he warms up before the start of an NFL football game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Aug. 29, 2013, in Tampa, Fla. (BRIAN BLANCO/AP)

Despite the team’s increasingly controversial nickname, pro football’s Redskins manage to unite Washingtonians like nothing else does. To test your Redskins IQ, try taking this 25-question quiz.

- Ross AtkinStaff writer

1. The Redskins began as the Braves in 1932 playing in what city?

The Redskins were originally the Boston Braves and played their games at Braves Field, the home of the city’s National League baseball team. The football Braves changed their name to Redskins in 1933 when they moved to Fenway Park.

The Redskins were originally the Boston Braves and played their games at Braves Field, the home of the city’s National League baseball team. The football Braves changed their name to Redskins in 1933 when they moved to Fenway Park.

The Redskins were originally the Boston Braves and played their games at Braves Field, the home of the city’s National League baseball team. The football Braves changed their name to Redskins in 1933 when they moved to Fenway Park.

The Redskins were originally the Boston Braves and played their games at Braves Field, the home of the city’s National League baseball team. The football Braves changed their name to Redskins in 1933 when they moved to Fenway Park.

New York

 

Providence, R.I.

 

Hartford, Conn.

 

Boston

 
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