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
1,251 217
Sean Taylor is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Safety

2
1,196 212
Ray Lewis is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Linebacker

3
1,114 179
Ed Reed is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Free Safety

4
943 123
Michael Irvin is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

5
697 124
Warren Sapp is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Defensive tackle, Defensive end, Tackle

6
680 117
Andre Johnson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

7
614 100
Reggie Wayne is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

8
622 111
Frank Gore is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

9
558 102
Jim Kelly is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

10
537 99
Vince Wilfork is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Defensive lineman

11
495 92
Edgerrin James is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

12
455 79
Clinton Portis is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

13
543 107
Devin Hester is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Wide receiver

14
430 74
Willis McGahee is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

15
442 57
Greg Olsen is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Tight end

16
433 80
Jeremy Shockey is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Tight end

17
425 95
Santana Moss is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

18
336 68
Jonathan Vilma is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Linebacker

19
288 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
278 63
Jerome Brown is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Defensive tackle

22
288 97
Vinny Testaverde is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

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
198 56
Bryant McKinnie is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time

26
281 108
Kellen Winslow is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Tight End

27
265 98
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
188 41
Jim Otto is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
yanksgiants1989 added Linebacker, Center

31
182 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
160 51
D. J. Williams is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Outside Linebacker

34
153 35
Dan Morgan is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
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35
174 72
Brandon Meriweather is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Safety, Free Safety

36
216 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
194 53
Lamar Miller is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Running back

39
127 34
Jon Beason is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Plowman251 added Linebacker

40
116 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
140 80
Gino Torretta is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

47
265 201
Dwayne Johnson is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Defensive tackle

48
91 55
Mike Rumph is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Cornerback, Safety

49
130 58
Phillip Dorsett is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Miami Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

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