College Football The Best Miami Football Players of All Time  

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List Rules Uvote the best Miami Hurricanes to ever take to the gridiron. Vote based on each players' University of Miami career only.

The Hurricanes from The University of Miami (or, THE U!) is one of the most storied programs in college football history. The Miami Hurricanes football team boasts 5 national titles, 9 conference championships, 2 Heisman Trophy winners, 35 consensus All-Americans, and that's not all. The Canes have also produced the most first round NFL draft picks of any college football program, and also hold the record for most consecutive drafts with at least one first round pick. Not to mention that 10 players from The U are now in the College Football Hall of Fame.

There have obviously been some greats at Miami, but who are the greatest? The following is a list of the best Miami Hurricanes ever. What do you think? Upvote the Miami Hurricane football players from any era, who you think are the best University of Miami players ever.

list ordered by

1
1,123 196
Ray Lewis is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Linebacker

2
1,036 164
Ed Reed is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Free Safety

3
1,180 207
Sean Taylor is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Safety

4
879 115
Michael Irvin is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

5
641 108
Andre Johnson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

6
577 94
Reggie Wayne is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

7
648 119
Warren Sapp is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Defensive tackle, Defensive end, Tackle

8
577 108
Frank Gore is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

9
526 96
Jim Kelly is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

10
508 95
Vince Wilfork is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Defensive lineman

11
429 73
Clinton Portis is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

12
461 85
Edgerrin James is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

13
509 99
Devin Hester is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Wide receiver

14
408 71
Willis McGahee is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

15
412 55
Greg Olsen is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Tight end

16
399 76
Jeremy Shockey is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Tight end

17
402 92
Santana Moss is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

18
316 65
Jonathan Vilma is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Linebacker

19
274 77
Antrel Rolle is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Cornerback, Safety

20
271 92
Vinny Testaverde is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

21
245 69
Bernie Kosar is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

22
255 60
Jerome Brown is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Defensive tackle

23
369 112
Jimmy Graham is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Tight end

24
249 54
Cortez Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Defensive tackle

25
268 100
Kellen Winslow is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Tight End

26
187 53
Bryant McKinnie is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time

27
248 93
Ken Dorsey is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

28
161 32
Bennie Blades is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Calvin Es added Cornerback, Safety, Defensive back

29
188 51
Ted Hendricks is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Linebacker

30
176 39
Jim Otto is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Linebacker, Center

31
168 48
Ottis Anderson is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added

32
155 47
D. J. Williams is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Outside Linebacker

33
145 31
Dan Morgan is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
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34
127 29
Alonzo Highsmith is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Calvin Es added Running back

35
165 68
Brandon Meriweather is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Safety, Free Safety

36
207 75
Duke Johnson is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

37
121 34
Jessie Armstead is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Calvin Es added Linebacker

38
186 52
Lamar Miller is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

39
122 30
Jon Beason is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Plowman251 added Linebacker

40
110 25
Phillip Buchanon is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Plowman251 added Cornerback, Return specialist

41
122 37
Denzel Perryman is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Plowman251 added Denzel Perryman Linebacker

42
86 31
Bubba Franks is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Calvin Es added Tight end

43
82 28
Brian Blades is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Calvin Es added Wide receiver

44
113 63
Najeh Davenport is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

45
258 185
Dwayne Johnson is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Defensive tackle

46
81 29
Lamar Thomas is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Plowman251 added Wide receiver

47
127 51
Phillip Dorsett is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

48
129 76
Gino Torretta is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

49
87 51
Mike Rumph is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Cornerback, Safety

50
75 47
William Joseph is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Defensive tackle, Tackle