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
681 178
Emmitt Smith is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Running back

2
776 219
Tim Tebow is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

3
431 156
Percy Harvin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

4
296 81
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
332 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
290 76
Jack Youngblood is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Defensive end

7
305 97
Danny Wuerffel is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

8
343 125
Steve Spurrier is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

9
163 56
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
192 78
Brandon Spikes is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
WilliamThomasDoro added Linebacker

11
190 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
164 65
Wilber Marshall is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Linebacker

13
33 1
Jevon Kearse is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Heather Hamlin added

14
130 49
Ike Hilliard is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

15
140 51
Jordan Reed is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
JasonAzarpour added Tight end

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
163 97
Rex Grossman is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

18
161 87
Cris Collinsworth is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Quarterback

19
107 56
Wes Chandler is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

20
25 1
Mike Pouncey is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Heather Hamlin added Center

21
102 62
Jabar Gaffney is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
WilliamThomasDoro added Wide receiver

22
29 2
Maurkice Pouncey is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Heather Hamlin added Guard, Center

23
88 49
Reidel Anthony is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver

24
74 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
86 43
Jacquez Green is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best University of Florida Football Players of All Time
Wide Receiver