football The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time  

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Hailing from "The Swamp" in Gainesville, Florida, The Gators are one of the most celebrated institutions in college football. The Gators have three national championships to their name, as well as eight SEC-titles in the program's 108-year history. The University of Florida has also produced 31 consensus All-Americans and three Heisman Trophy winners.

With 89 First Team All-Americans and 46 NFL first-round draft picks, it is safe to say that the Gators have had some remarkable talent over the years.

So, It's up to you now, Rankers. Who is the best Florida Gator ever? You have your work cut out for you. From Tebow to Collinsworth to Emmitt Smith – Steve Spurrier, Jack Youngblood, and Danny Wuerffel and many more. There is no wrong answer! Upvote your picks for the best University of Florida football players now!
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467 135
Tim Tebow is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Tim Tebow Quarterback

2
402 107
Emmitt Smith is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Emmitt Smith Running back

3
256 89
Percy Harvin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Percy Harvin Wide receiver

4
215 74
Steve Spurrier is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Steve Spurrier Quarterback

5
187 61
Danny Wuerffel is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Danny Wuerffel Quarterback

6
165 48
Fred Taylor is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
WilliamThomasDoro added Fred Taylor Running back

7
201 62
Joe Haden is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Joe Haden Cornerback, Defensive back

8
178 50
Jack Youngblood is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Jack Youngblood Defensive end

9
97 23
Reggie Nelson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Manuel Deleon added Reggie Nelson Cornerback, Safety

10
119 51
Brandon Spikes is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
WilliamThomasDoro added Brandon Spikes Linebacker

11
102 41
Wilber Marshall is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Wilber Marshall Linebacker

12
83 29
Ike Hilliard is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Ike Hilliard Wide receiver

13
107 49
Vernon Hargreaves III is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
jack-young added Vernon Hargreaves III Cornerback

14
117 54
Dante Fowler Jr. is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
WilliamThomasDoro added Dante Fowler Jr.

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15
102 61
Rex Grossman is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Rex Grossman Quarterback

16
67 19
Jordan Reed is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
JasonAzarpour added Jordan Reed Tight end

17
74 32
Wes Chandler is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Wes Chandler Wide receiver

18
98 48
Cris Collinsworth is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Cris Collinsworth Quarterback

19
67 38
Jabar Gaffney is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
WilliamThomasDoro added Jabar Gaffney Wide receiver

20
57 27
Reidel Anthony is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Reidel Anthony Wide receiver

21
45 20
Lito Sheppard is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Manuel Deleon added Lito Sheppard Cornerback

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22
46 36
Shane Matthews is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Shane Mathews Quarterback

23
52 27
Jacquez Green is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Jaquez Green Wide Receiver

24
115 97
Aaron Hernandez is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Aaron Hernandez Tight end

25
48 37
James Jones is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
James Jones Wide receiver

26
43 36
Nat Moore is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
mkeith.peel added Nat Moore Wide receiver

27
37 31
Carlos Alvarez is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Carlos Alvarez Wide receiver

28
36 31
Willie Jackson is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Willie Jackson Wide receiver

The Best Alabama Crimson Tide Football Players of All Time

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49 44
Jeffery Demps is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
WilliamThomasDoro added Jeffery Demps Running back

30
37 34
Chris Doering is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
mkeith.peel added Chris Doering Wide receiver

31
44 46
Mike Gillislee is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
WilliamThomasDoro added Mike Gillislee Running back

32
32 29
Lawrence Wright is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Lawrence Wright Safety, Defensive back

33
24 23
Channing Crowder is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Manuel Deleon added Channing Crowder

34
30 28
John Reaves is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
John Reaves Quarterback

35
26 24
Keiwan Ratliff is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Manuel Deleon added Keiwan Ratliff Cornerback, Return specialist, Kickoff returner

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33 32
Kerwin Bell is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Kerwin Bell Quarterback

37
24 25
Jarvis Moss is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Manuel Deleon added Jarvis Moss Defensive end

38
30 39
Scot Brantley is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Scot Brantley Linebacker

39
21 35
Jeremy Mincey is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
WilliamThomasDoro added Jeremy Mincey Defensive end

40
15 24
Brandon Siler is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Manuel Deleon added Brandon Siler Linebacker

41
8 23
Earl Everett is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Manuel Deleon added Earl Everett Linebacker

42
12 29
Lee McGriff is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Lee McGriff Wide Receiver

43
8 30
Tommy Durrance is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Tommy Durrance Running Back

44
23 60
Andre Debose is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
WilliamThomasDoro added Andre Debose