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List of the best Miami Dolphins of all time. Since their formation in 1966 as part of the AFL, the Miami Dolphins have been one of the most successful teams in AFC history. From the beginning of the 1970s through the early 2000s, Miami was the standard bearer for excellence in the conference. During this nearly 30 year run of success, the Dolphins had many of the best players in its history on its roster. The dominant Dolphins Super Bowl teams of the 1970s had some of the top players in the league on the team. With head coach Don Shula as the constant, the Dolphins fielded what some consider to be the best team of all time in 1972 when they went an unmatched 17-0, the only NFL team to go undefeated during a single season. 

Many of the team's best players were on the 1972 undefeated, Super Bowl winning team. Hall of Fame players like Larry Csonka, Paul Warfield, Bob Griese and Larry Little to name a few are considered some of the best Dolphins ever. While the players on that team are memorable, perhaps the most famous Dolphins player is star quarterback Dan Marino, who is one of the best quarterbacks of all time. Despite not winning a championship, Marino is still considered one of the most popular and greatest Dolphins ever and thousands of Miami fans to this day will wear his jersey to the team's home games. 

This list of the best Miami Dolphins factors in all players from the team's AFL days to the present day. If you see someone missing from this list, feel free to add him if you consider him one of the greatest Miami Dolphins players of all time. Vote and rerank this list so it accurately reflects who is the best Miami Dolphins player of all time
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1
1,154 82
Dan Marino is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
Quarterback

2
692 133
Larry Csonka is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
Running back, Fullback

3
649 140
Jason Taylor is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
Linebacker

4
575 121
Zach Thomas is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
Linebacker

5
538 130
Bob Griese is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
Quarterback

6
396 89
Larry Little is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
Guard

7
429 102
Paul Warfield is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
Wide receiver

8
474 131
Cameron Wake is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
AlexPutnam added Defensive end, Linebacker

9
385 98
Mark Gregory Clayton is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
Wide receiver

10
377 100
Mark Duper is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
Wide receiver

11
324 100
Dwight Stephenson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time

12
322 86
Mercury Morris is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
Running back, Halfback

13
307 74
Nick Buoniconti is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
Offensive Lineman, Guard, Linebacker

14
388 154
Ricky Williams is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
Running back

15
251 78
Jake Scott is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
Safety, Defensive back

16
253 73
Bob Kuechenberg is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time

17
264 78
Sam Madison is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
Cornerback

18
239 79
Richmond Webb is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
Tackle

19
239 73
Jim Kiick is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
Running back, Halfback

20
213 71
Manny Fernandez is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
Defensive tackle, Defensive end, Tackle

21
205 71
Jim Langer is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
Guard, Center

22
206 73
Dick Anderson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
Safety, Defensive back

23
207 78
Patrick Surtain is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
Cornerback

24
272 115
Jarvis Landry is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
Wide Receiver

25
206 73
John Offerdahl is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
Linebacker

26
218 71
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Wide receiver

27
191 62
O. J. McDuffie is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
JohnFoster added Wide receiver

28
199 51
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CadenFischr added Safety

29
191 69
Earl Morrall is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
Punter, Quarterback

30
199 80
Bryan Cox is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
Linebacker

31
179 68
Reggie Roby is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
Punter

32
160 96
Jake Long is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
JohnFoster added Tackle

33
136 58
Irving Fryar is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
JohnFoster added Return specialist, Wide receiver

34
146 90
Jeff Cross is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
Defensive end

35
120 47
A.J. Duhe is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
brandon-kasyanov added A.J. Duhe Linebacker

36
113 74
Ronnie Brown is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
Jonathan_Rojas2 added Running back

37
136 74
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Running back

38
98 45
Garo Yepremian is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
Saskjays added Placekicker

39
136 70
Jim Jensen is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
Running back, Quarterback, Wide receiver

40
161 82
Olindo Mare is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
Placekicker

41
114 61
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JohnFoster added Defensive tackle, Tackle

42
102 52
Trace Armstrong is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
JohnFoster added Defensive end

43
134 69
Chris Chambers is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
JohnFoster added Wide receiver

44
114 57
Bob Baumhower is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
JohnFoster added Lineman, Defensive lineman

45
144 94
Ndamukong Suh is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
CMCSS03 added Defensive tackle

46
94 33
Troy Vincent is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
Cornerback, Safety, Defensive back

47
111 58
Pete Stoyanovich is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
JohnFoster added Placekicker

48
101 54
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JohnFoster added Guard

49
137 97
Ryan Tannehill is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
Gredgamander added Quarterback, Wide receiver

50
94 50
Louis Oliver is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Miami Dolphins of All Time
JohnFoster added Safety