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
1,121 179
Ed Reed is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Free Safety

2
1,201 213
Ray Lewis is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Linebacker

3
1,256 219
Sean Taylor is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Safety

4
947 123
Michael Irvin is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

5
700 124
Warren Sapp is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Defensive tackle, Defensive end, Tackle

6
683 117
Andre Johnson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

7
617 100
Reggie Wayne is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

8
625 111
Frank Gore is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

9
563 102
Jim Kelly is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

10
540 100
Vince Wilfork is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Defensive lineman

11
497 93
Edgerrin James is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

12
548 107
Devin Hester is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Wide receiver

13
457 80
Clinton Portis is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

14
431 76
Willis McGahee is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

15
445 57
Greg Olsen is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Tight end

16
435 80
Jeremy Shockey is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Tight end

17
427 95
Santana Moss is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

18
338 68
Jonathan Vilma is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Linebacker

19
290 81
Antrel Rolle is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Cornerback, Safety

20
265 71
Bernie Kosar is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

21
289 97
Vinny Testaverde is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

22
278 63
Jerome Brown is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Defensive tackle

23
266 56
Cortez Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Defensive tackle

24
386 116
Jimmy Graham is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Tight end

25
199 56
Bryant McKinnie is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time

26
282 108
Kellen Winslow is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Tight End

27
267 99
Ken Dorsey is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

28
177 34
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
203 53
Ted Hendricks is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Linebacker

30
189 41
Jim Otto is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Linebacker, Center

31
183 49
Ottis Anderson is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added

32
138 31
Alonzo Highsmith is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Calvin Es added Running back

33
161 51
D. J. Williams is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Outside Linebacker

34
154 35
Dan Morgan is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
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35
175 72
Brandon Meriweather is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Safety, Free Safety

36
218 77
Duke Johnson is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

37
132 35
Jessie Armstead is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Calvin Es added Linebacker

38
196 53
Lamar Miller is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

39
128 34
Jon Beason is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Plowman251 added Linebacker

40
117 28
Phillip Buchanon is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Plowman251 added Cornerback, Return specialist

41
125 39
Denzel Perryman is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Plowman251 added Denzel Perryman Linebacker

42
94 34
Bubba Franks is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Calvin Es added Tight end

43
89 31
Brian Blades is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Calvin Es added Wide receiver

44
91 31
Lamar Thomas is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Plowman251 added Wide receiver

45
120 67
Najeh Davenport is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

46
141 80
Gino Torretta is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

47
267 202
Dwayne Johnson is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Defensive tackle

48
133 58
Phillip Dorsett is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

49
91 55
Mike Rumph is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Cornerback, Safety

50
76 51
William Joseph is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Defensive tackle, Tackle