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.

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822 130
Ed Reed is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Ed Reed Free Safety

2
889 158
Ray Lewis is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Ray Lewis Linebacker

3
947 174
Sean Taylor is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Sean Taylor Safety

4
691 95
Michael Irvin is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Michael Irvin Wide receiver

5
526 97
Warren Sapp is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Warren Sapp Defensive tackle, Defensive end, Tackle

6
510 96
Andre Johnson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Andre Johnson Wide receiver

7
460 80
Reggie Wayne is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Reggie Wayne Wide receiver

8
454 94
Frank Gore is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Frank Gore Running back

9
424 85
Jim Kelly is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Jim Kelly Quarterback

10
409 85
Vince Wilfork is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Vince Wilfork Defensive lineman

11
404 83
Devin Hester is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Devin Hester Wide receiver

12
372 74
Edgerrin James is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Edgerrin James Running back

13
343 63
Clinton Portis is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Clinton Portis Running back

14
327 62
Willis McGahee is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Willis McGahee Running back

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314 43
Greg Olsen is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Greg Olsen Tight end

16
314 64
Jeremy Shockey is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Jeremy Shockey Tight end

17
326 78
Santana Moss is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Santana Moss Wide receiver

18
249 57
Jonathan Vilma is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Jonathan Vilma Linebacker

19
217 67
Antrel Rolle is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Antrel Rolle Cornerback, Safety

20
216 74
Vinny Testaverde is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Vinny Testaverde Quarterback

21
197 56
Bernie Kosar is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Bernie Kosar Quarterback

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202 48
Jerome Brown is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Jerome Brown Defensive tackle

23
206 43
Cortez Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Cortez Kennedy Defensive tackle

24
281 99
Jimmy Graham is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Jimmy Graham Tight end

25
205 77
Ken Dorsey is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Ken Dorsey Quarterback

26
209 81
Kellen Winslow is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Kellen Winslow Jr Tight End

27
155 48
Bryant McKinnie is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time

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127 21
Bennie Blades is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Calvin Es added Bennie Blades Cornerback, Safety, Defensive back

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148 40
Ted Hendricks is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Ted Hendricks Linebacker

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139 33
Jim Otto is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Jim Otto Linebacker, Center

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133 40
Ottis Anderson is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Ottis Anderson

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120 40
D. J. Williams is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
D. J. Williams Outside Linebacker

33
130 59
Brandon Meriweather is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Brandon Meriweather Safety, Free Safety

34
159 61
Duke Johnson is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time

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97 26
Jessie Armstead is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Calvin Es added Jessie Armstead Linebacker

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108 26
Dan Morgan is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Plowman251 added Dan Morgan Linebacker

37
97 26
Alonzo Highsmith is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Calvin Es added Alonzo Highsmith Running back

38
95 23
Jon Beason is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Plowman251 added Jon Beason Linebacker

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141 45
Lamar Miller is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Lamar Miller Running back

40
79 20
Phillip Buchanon is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Plowman251 added Phillip Buchanon Cornerback, Return specialist

41
94 33
Denzel Perryman is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Plowman251 added Denzel Perryman Linebacker

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64 23
Brian Blades is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Calvin Es added Brian Blades Wide receiver

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111 61
Gino Torretta is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Gino Torretta Quarterback

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203 150
Dwayne Johnson is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Dwayne Johnson Defensive tackle

45
62 27
Bubba Franks is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Calvin Es added Bubba Franks Tight end

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76 42
Mike Rumph is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Mike Rumph Cornerback, Safety

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65 25
Lamar Thomas is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Plowman251 added Lamar Thomas Wide receiver

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90 58
Najeh Davenport is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Najeh Davenport Running back

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97 44
Phillip Dorsett is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time

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63 41
William Joseph is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
William Joseph Defensive tackle, Tackle