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
1,046 187
Ray Lewis is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Linebacker

2
961 154
Ed Reed is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Free Safety

3
1,098 195
Sean Taylor is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Safety

4
817 105
Michael Irvin is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

5
603 109
Warren Sapp is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Defensive tackle, Defensive end, Tackle

6
597 104
Andre Johnson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

7
535 88
Reggie Wayne is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

8
530 104
Frank Gore is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

9
486 91
Jim Kelly is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

10
467 88
Vince Wilfork is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Defensive lineman

11
429 80
Edgerrin James is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

12
399 69
Clinton Portis is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

13
465 92
Devin Hester is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Wide receiver

14
377 70
Willis McGahee is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

15
366 69
Jeremy Shockey is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Tight end

16
370 50
Greg Olsen is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Tight end

17
378 86
Santana Moss is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

18
295 60
Jonathan Vilma is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Linebacker

19
256 70
Antrel Rolle is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Cornerback, Safety

20
253 82
Vinny Testaverde is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

21
239 56
Jerome Brown is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Defensive tackle

22
227 65
Bernie Kosar is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

23
235 48
Cortez Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
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24
334 107
Jimmy Graham is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Tight end

25
248 91
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
232 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
157 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
132 30
Dan Morgan is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
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37
114 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
102 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
113 30
Jon Beason is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Plowman251 added Linebacker

41
111 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
77 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
79 30
Bubba Franks is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Calvin Es added Tight end

44
107 62
Najeh Davenport is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

45
124 68
Gino Torretta is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

46
239 176
Dwayne Johnson is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Defensive tackle

47
76 29
Lamar Thomas is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Plowman251 added Wide receiver

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