The Washington Redskins are a National Football League team based in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area. The Redskins compete in the National Football Conference (NFC) East division. The team plays its home games at FedExField in Landover, Maryland. The Redskins were established as an NFL team in 1932. They won two NFL championships prior to the 1970 merger with the AFL and have won three Super Bowls and five NFC titles since then.