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
620 175
Tim Tebow is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

2
538 139
Emmitt Smith is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Running back

3
283 98
Steve Spurrier is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

4
329 126
Percy Harvin is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

5
222 62
Fred Taylor is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
WilliamThomasDoro added Running back

6
266 76
Joe Haden is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Cornerback, Defensive back

7
234 62
Jack Youngblood is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Defensive end

8
244 82
Danny Wuerffel is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

9
132 39
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
154 64
Brandon Spikes is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
WilliamThomasDoro added Linebacker

11
128 54
Wilber Marshall is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Linebacker

12
145 67
Vernon Hargreaves III is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
jack-young added Vernon Hargreaves III Cornerback

13
151 70
Dante Fowler Jr. is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
WilliamThomasDoro added Dante Fowler Jr.

14
104 36
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
131 80
Rex Grossman is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

16
100 43
Ike Hilliard is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

17
128 68
Cris Collinsworth is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

18
86 49
Wes Chandler is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

19
84 54
Jabar Gaffney is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
WilliamThomasDoro added Wide receiver

20
69 43
Reidel Anthony is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

21
57 34
Lito Sheppard is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Manuel Deleon added Cornerback

22
58 52
Shane Matthews is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

23
151 135
Aaron Hernandez is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Tight end

24
66 38
Jacquez Green is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Wide Receiver

25
59 49
James Jones is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

26
66 61
Mike Gillislee is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
WilliamThomasDoro added Running back

27
52 47
Chris Doering is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
mkeith.peel added Wide receiver

28
46 44
Kerwin Bell is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

29
44 42
Lawrence Wright is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Safety, Defensive back

30
45 44
Carlos Alvarez is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

31
46 43
Willie Jackson is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

32
51 49
Nat Moore is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
mkeith.peel added Wide receiver

33
61 59
Jeffery Demps is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
WilliamThomasDoro added Running back

34
38 37
Keiwan Ratliff is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Manuel Deleon added Cornerback, Return specialist, Kickoff returner

35
34 36
Channing Crowder is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Manuel Deleon added

36
37 39
John Reaves is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

37
36 46
Scot Brantley is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Linebacker

38
29 37
Jarvis Moss is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Manuel Deleon added Defensive end

39
12 9
Bob Hewko is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
QuestSF added Bob Hewko Quarterback

40
26 47
Jeremy Mincey is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
WilliamThomasDoro added Defensive end

41
23 37
Brandon Siler is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Manuel Deleon added Linebacker

42
6 4
Riley Cooper is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
RollTide19 added Wide receiver

43
5 4
Will Hill is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
RollTide19 added Safety, Defensive back

44
1 4
Felipe Franks is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
JackMcLane added Felipe Franks

45
12 35
Earl Everett is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Manuel Deleon added Linebacker

46
15 43
Lee McGriff is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Lee McGriff Wide Receiver

47
12 42
Tommy Durrance is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Tommy Durrance Running Back

48
31 78
Andre Debose is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
WilliamThomasDoro added