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
998 158
Ed Reed is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Free Safety

2
1,083 192
Ray Lewis is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Linebacker

3
851 107
Michael Irvin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

4
1,139 202
Sean Taylor is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Safety

5
623 107
Andre Johnson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

6
632 114
Warren Sapp is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Defensive tackle, Defensive end, Tackle

7
557 92
Reggie Wayne is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

8
558 107
Frank Gore is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

9
507 94
Jim Kelly is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

10
488 91
Vince Wilfork is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Defensive lineman

11
416 71
Clinton Portis is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

12
444 82
Edgerrin James is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

13
490 97
Devin Hester is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Wide receiver

14
397 70
Willis McGahee is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

15
394 51
Greg Olsen is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Tight end

16
386 73
Jeremy Shockey is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Tight end

17
392 89
Santana Moss is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

18
309 62
Jonathan Vilma is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Linebacker

19
268 72
Antrel Rolle is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Cornerback, Safety

20
263 88
Vinny Testaverde is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

21
249 58
Jerome Brown is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Defensive tackle

22
238 67
Bernie Kosar is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

23
243 50
Cortez Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
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24
355 107
Jimmy Graham is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Tight end

25
262 96
Kellen Winslow is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Tight End

26
183 52
Bryant McKinnie is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time

27
241 91
Ken Dorsey is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

28
155 29
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
180 50
Ted Hendricks is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Linebacker

30
170 38
Jim Otto is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Linebacker, Center

31
162 47
Ottis Anderson is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added

32
164 63
Brandon Meriweather is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Safety, Free Safety

33
202 68
Duke Johnson is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

34
149 46
D. J. Williams is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Outside Linebacker

35
123 29
Alonzo Highsmith is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Calvin Es added Running back

36
138 31
Dan Morgan is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Plowman251 added Linebacker

37
119 32
Jessie Armstead is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Calvin Es added Linebacker

38
184 49
Lamar Miller is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

39
107 22
Phillip Buchanon is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Plowman251 added Cornerback, Return specialist

40
118 30
Jon Beason is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Plowman251 added Linebacker

41
120 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 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
79 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
112 62
Najeh Davenport is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

45
249 178
Dwayne Johnson is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Defensive tackle

46
77 29
Lamar Thomas is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Plowman251 added Wide receiver

47
125 71
Gino Torretta is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

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

49
121 51
Phillip Dorsett is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

50
72 46
William Joseph is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Defensive tackle, Tackle