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The Best Miami Football Players of All Time  

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List Rules Vote up the best Miami Hurricanes ever to take to the gridiron. Vote based on each player's 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.

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Ken Dorsey is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Quarterback
27
Bennie Blades is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Calvin Es added Cornerback, Safety, Defensive back
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Kellen Winslow is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Tight End
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Ted Hendricks is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Linebacker
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Ottis Anderson is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added
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Jim Otto is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Linebacker, Center
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Dan Morgan is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Plowman251 added Linebacker
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D. J. Williams is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Outside Linebacker
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Alonzo Highsmith is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Calvin Es added Running back
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Jessie Armstead is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Calvin Es added Linebacker
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Duke Johnson is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back
37
Phillip Buchanon is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Plowman251 added Cornerback, Return specialist
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Brandon Meriweather is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Safety, Free Safety
39
Jon Beason is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Plowman251 added Linebacker
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Lamar Miller is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back
41
Denzel Perryman is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Plowman251 added Linebacker
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Brian Blades is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Calvin Es added Wide receiver
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Bubba Franks is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Calvin Es added Tight end
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Najeh Davenport is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back
45
Calais Campbell is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
NMalosh54 added Defensive end
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Lamar Thomas is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Plowman251 added Wide receiver
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Gino Torretta is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Quarterback
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Phillip Dorsett is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver
49
Mike Rumph is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Cornerback, Safety
50
Michael Barrow is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Chando Johnson added Linebacker