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
1,077 191
Ray Lewis is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Linebacker

2
990 158
Ed Reed is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Free Safety

3
846 107
Michael Irvin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

4
1,133 201
Sean Taylor is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Safety

5
617 106
Andre Johnson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

6
626 114
Warren Sapp is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Defensive tackle, Defensive end, Tackle

7
551 92
Reggie Wayne is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

8
551 107
Frank Gore is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

9
503 94
Jim Kelly is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

10
483 90
Vince Wilfork is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Defensive lineman

11
411 71
Clinton Portis is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

12
439 82
Edgerrin James is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

13
483 97
Devin Hester is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Wide receiver

14
392 70
Willis McGahee is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

15
389 51
Greg Olsen is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Tight end

16
381 73
Jeremy Shockey is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Tight end

17
389 89
Santana Moss is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

18
306 61
Jonathan Vilma is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Linebacker

19
265 72
Antrel Rolle is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Cornerback, Safety

20
260 88
Vinny Testaverde is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

21
236 67
Bernie Kosar is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

22
246 58
Jerome Brown is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Defensive tackle

23
241 50
Cortez Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Defensive tackle

24
351 107
Jimmy Graham is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Tight end

25
257 96
Kellen Winslow is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Tight End

26
182 52
Bryant McKinnie is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time

27
237 91
Ken Dorsey is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

28
153 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
178 50
Ted Hendricks is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Linebacker

30
168 38
Jim Otto is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Linebacker, Center

31
161 47
Ottis Anderson is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added

32
162 63
Brandon Meriweather is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Safety, Free Safety

33
198 68
Duke Johnson is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

34
146 46
D. J. Williams is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Outside Linebacker

35
137 31
Dan Morgan is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
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36
121 29
Alonzo Highsmith is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Calvin Es added Running back

37
118 32
Jessie Armstead is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Calvin Es added Linebacker

38
181 49
Lamar Miller is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

39
116 30
Jon Beason is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Plowman251 added Linebacker

40
104 22
Phillip Buchanon is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Plowman251 added Cornerback, Return specialist

41
116 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
83 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
78 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
111 62
Najeh Davenport is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

45
248 178
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
119 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