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
963 155
Ed Reed is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Free Safety

2
1,047 189
Ray Lewis is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Linebacker

3
1,101 196
Sean Taylor is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Safety

4
818 106
Michael Irvin is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

5
605 110
Warren Sapp is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Defensive tackle, Defensive end, Tackle

6
599 105
Andre Johnson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

7
536 90
Reggie Wayne is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

8
486 91
Jim Kelly is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

9
531 106
Frank Gore is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

10
468 88
Vince Wilfork is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Defensive lineman

11
401 70
Clinton Portis is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

12
430 81
Edgerrin James is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

13
467 92
Devin Hester is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Wide receiver

14
379 70
Willis McGahee is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

15
368 70
Jeremy Shockey is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Tight end

16
373 50
Greg Olsen is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Tight end

17
379 86
Santana Moss is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

18
297 60
Jonathan Vilma is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Linebacker

19
257 70
Antrel Rolle is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Cornerback, Safety

20
255 83
Vinny Testaverde is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

21
240 57
Jerome Brown is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Defensive tackle

22
229 66
Bernie Kosar is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

23
236 48
Cortez Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
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24
337 107
Jimmy Graham is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Tight end

25
249 92
Kellen Winslow is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Tight End

26
180 51
Bryant McKinnie is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time

27
233 89
Ken Dorsey is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

28
151 28
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
176 50
Ted Hendricks is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Linebacker

30
166 38
Jim Otto is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Linebacker, Center

31
159 46
Ottis Anderson is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added

32
158 63
Brandon Meriweather is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Safety, Free Safety

33
192 67
Duke Johnson is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

34
121 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
142 46
D. J. Williams is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Outside Linebacker

36
134 30
Dan Morgan is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
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37
115 32
Jessie Armstead is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Calvin Es added Linebacker

38
175 48
Lamar Miller is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

39
103 21
Phillip Buchanon is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Plowman251 added Cornerback, Return specialist

40
114 30
Jon Beason is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Plowman251 added Linebacker

41
112 36
Denzel Perryman is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Plowman251 added Denzel Perryman Linebacker

42
80 30
Bubba Franks is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Calvin Es added Tight end

43
77 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
108 62
Najeh Davenport is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

45
240 176
Dwayne Johnson is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Defensive tackle

46
124 68
Gino Torretta is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

47
76 29
Lamar Thomas is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
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48
86 49
Mike Rumph is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Cornerback, Safety

49
115 49
Phillip Dorsett is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

50
72 45
William Joseph is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Defensive tackle, Tackle