Joe Theismann (signing autographs for fans at FedEx Field on Aug. 25) and Sonny Jurgensen were the darlings of D.C. during their heydays when Washington was synonymous with winning. (Craig Bisacre/The Washington Times)

Joe Theismann (signing autographs for fans at FedEx Field on Aug. 25) and Sonny Jurgensen were the darlings of D.C. during their heydays when Washington was synonymous with winning. (Craig Bisacre/The Washington Times)