College Sports 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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1
697 183
Emmitt Smith is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Running back

2
794 225
Tim Tebow is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

3
447 158
Percy Harvin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

4
304 84
Fred Taylor is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
WilliamThomasDoro added Running back

5
299 77
Jack Youngblood is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Defensive end

6
341 99
Joe Haden is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Cornerback, Defensive back

7
353 128
Steve Spurrier is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

8
314 101
Danny Wuerffel is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

9
169 59
Reggie Nelson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Manuel Deleon added Cornerback, Safety

10
197 82
Brandon Spikes is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
WilliamThomasDoro added Linebacker

11
197 85
Vernon Hargreaves III is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
jack-young added Vernon Hargreaves III
Cornerback

12
169 68
Wilber Marshall is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Linebacker

13
137 52
Ike Hilliard is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

14
146 53
Jordan Reed is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
JasonAzarpour added Tight end

15
189 91
Dante Fowler Jr. is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
WilliamThomasDoro added Dante Fowler Jr.

16
168 102
Rex Grossman is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

17
37 2
Maurkice Pouncey is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Heather Hamlin added Guard, Center

18
167 90
Cris Collinsworth is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

19
41 3
Jevon Kearse is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Heather Hamlin added

20
110 58
Wes Chandler is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

21
32 2
Mike Pouncey is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Heather Hamlin added Center

22
103 65
Jabar Gaffney is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
WilliamThomasDoro added Wide receiver

23
92 50
Reidel Anthony is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

24
78 40
Lito Sheppard is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Manuel Deleon added Cornerback

25
88 45
Jacquez Green is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Wide Receiver