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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1
677 175
Emmitt Smith is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Running back

2
771 217
Tim Tebow is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

3
292 78
Fred Taylor is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
WilliamThomasDoro added Running back

4
426 155
Percy Harvin is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

5
328 95
Joe Haden is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Cornerback, Defensive back

6
287 75
Jack Youngblood is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Defensive end

7
341 124
Steve Spurrier is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

8
301 97
Danny Wuerffel is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

9
162 55
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
191 77
Brandon Spikes is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
WilliamThomasDoro added Linebacker

11
188 80
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
163 64
Wilber Marshall is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Linebacker

13
127 49
Ike Hilliard is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

14
139 50
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
32 1
Jevon Kearse is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Heather Hamlin added

16
183 87
Dante Fowler Jr. is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
WilliamThomasDoro added Dante Fowler Jr.

17
162 96
Rex Grossman is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

18
159 85
Cris Collinsworth is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

19
106 55
Wes Chandler is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

20
102 62
Jabar Gaffney is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
WilliamThomasDoro added Wide receiver

21
24 1
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
87 49
Reidel Anthony is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

23
28 2
Maurkice Pouncey is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Heather Hamlin added Guard, Center

24
73 39
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
85 43
Jacquez Green is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Wide Receiver