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.

1
988 178
Ray Lewis is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Ray Lewis Linebacker

2
912 150
Ed Reed is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Ed Reed Free Safety

3
1,044 189
Sean Taylor is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Sean Taylor Safety

4
772 101
Michael Irvin is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Michael Irvin Wide receiver

5
580 105
Warren Sapp is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Warren Sapp Defensive tackle, Defensive end, Tackle

6
566 102
Andre Johnson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Andre Johnson Wide receiver

7
508 86
Reggie Wayne is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Reggie Wayne Wide receiver

8
464 89
Jim Kelly is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Jim Kelly Quarterback

9
504 102
Frank Gore is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Frank Gore Running back

10
440 87
Vince Wilfork is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Vince Wilfork Defensive lineman

11
407 79
Edgerrin James is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Edgerrin James Running back

12
442 89
Devin Hester is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Devin Hester Wide receiver

13
376 69
Clinton Portis is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Clinton Portis Running back

14
356 68
Willis McGahee is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Willis McGahee Running back

15
349 47
Greg Olsen is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Greg Olsen Tight end

16
346 67
Jeremy Shockey is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Jeremy Shockey Tight end

17
360 82
Santana Moss is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Santana Moss Wide receiver

18
276 60
Jonathan Vilma is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Jonathan Vilma Linebacker

19
237 69
Antrel Rolle is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Antrel Rolle Cornerback, Safety

20
240 78
Vinny Testaverde is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Vinny Testaverde Quarterback

21
226 52
Jerome Brown is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Jerome Brown Defensive tackle

22
216 62
Bernie Kosar is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Bernie Kosar Quarterback

23
223 46
Cortez Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Cortez Kennedy Defensive tackle

24
312 104
Jimmy Graham is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Jimmy Graham Tight end

25
235 86
Kellen Winslow is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Kellen Winslow Jr Tight End

26
225 84
Ken Dorsey is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Ken Dorsey Quarterback

27
167 49
Bryant McKinnie is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time

28
141 25
Bennie Blades is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Calvin Es added Bennie Blades Cornerback, Safety, Defensive back

29
170 44
Ted Hendricks is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Ted Hendricks Linebacker

30
154 35
Jim Otto is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Jim Otto Linebacker, Center

31
147 43
Ottis Anderson is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Ottis Anderson

32
136 44
D. J. Williams is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
D. J. Williams Outside Linebacker

33
146 61
Brandon Meriweather is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Brandon Meriweather Safety, Free Safety

34
180 65
Duke Johnson is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Duke Johnson Running back

35
110 29
Alonzo Highsmith is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Calvin Es added Alonzo Highsmith Running back

36
121 29
Dan Morgan is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Plowman251 added Dan Morgan Linebacker

37
108 29
Jessie Armstead is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Calvin Es added Jessie Armstead Linebacker

38
162 46
Lamar Miller is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Lamar Miller Running back

39
106 27
Jon Beason is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Plowman251 added Jon Beason Linebacker

40
93 20
Phillip Buchanon is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Plowman251 added Phillip Buchanon Cornerback, Return specialist

41
104 34
Denzel Perryman is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Plowman251 added Denzel Perryman Linebacker

42
73 24
Brian Blades is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Calvin Es added Brian Blades Wide receiver

43
71 29
Bubba Franks is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Calvin Es added Bubba Franks Tight end

44
227 167
Dwayne Johnson is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Dwayne Johnson Defensive tackle

45
100 60
Najeh Davenport is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Najeh Davenport Running back

46
72 26
Lamar Thomas is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Plowman251 added Lamar Thomas Wide receiver

47
82 45
Mike Rumph is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Mike Rumph Cornerback, Safety

48
116 65
Gino Torretta is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Gino Torretta Quarterback

49
107 48
Phillip Dorsett is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Phillip Dorsett Wide receiver

50
68 43
William Joseph is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
William Joseph Defensive tackle, Tackle