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
1,136 199
Ray Lewis is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Linebacker

2
1,048 166
Ed Reed is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Free Safety

3
1,194 209
Sean Taylor is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Safety

4
891 117
Michael Irvin is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

5
647 108
Andre Johnson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

6
656 120
Warren Sapp is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Defensive tackle, Defensive end, Tackle

7
583 95
Reggie Wayne is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

8
583 108
Frank Gore is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

9
532 97
Jim Kelly is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

10
514 95
Vince Wilfork is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Defensive lineman

11
433 73
Clinton Portis is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

12
515 99
Devin Hester is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Wide receiver

13
465 86
Edgerrin James is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

14
411 71
Willis McGahee is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

15
405 76
Jeremy Shockey is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Tight end

16
415 56
Greg Olsen is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Tight end

17
405 92
Santana Moss is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

18
318 66
Jonathan Vilma is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Linebacker

19
277 77
Antrel Rolle is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Cornerback, Safety

20
273 94
Vinny Testaverde is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

21
248 70
Bernie Kosar is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

22
258 61
Jerome Brown is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Defensive tackle

23
372 112
Jimmy Graham is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Tight end

24
251 54
Cortez Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Defensive tackle

25
188 53
Bryant McKinnie is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time

26
268 102
Kellen Winslow is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Tight End

27
250 93
Ken Dorsey is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

28
163 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
189 51
Ted Hendricks is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Linebacker

30
177 39
Jim Otto is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Linebacker, Center

31
169 48
Ottis Anderson is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added

32
156 47
D. J. Williams is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Outside Linebacker

33
147 31
Dan Morgan is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
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34
128 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
166 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
122 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
112 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
84 28
Brian Blades is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Calvin Es added Wide receiver

43
87 32
Bubba Franks is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Calvin Es added Tight end

44
114 64
Najeh Davenport is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

45
83 29
Lamar Thomas is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Plowman251 added Wide receiver

46
260 187
Dwayne Johnson is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Defensive tackle

47
128 52
Phillip Dorsett is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

48
87 51
Mike Rumph is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Cornerback, Safety

49
130 78
Gino Torretta is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

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