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The Best University of Georgia Football Players of All Time 

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List Rules Vote up your favorite Bulldog football players of all time.

The Georgia Bulldogs are one of College Football's most revered teams. With two national championships, 14 conference championships, appearances in 48 bowl games (the fifth most all-time), and having produced two Heisman Trophy winners, they are consistently a force to be reckoned with.

This is a list of the best UGA players of all time. What do you think, Rankers? Who is the best Bulldog ever?
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Herschel Walker is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best University of Georgia Football Players of All Time
Running back and Return specialist from Wrightsville, Georgia, United States of America

Age: 53

Teams: Georgia Bulldogs football team, New Jersey Generals, Philadelphia Eagles, Minnesota Vikings, Dallas Cowboys, + more

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Champ Bailey is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best University of Georgia Football Players of All Time
Cornerback from Fort Campbell, Kentucky

Age: 37

Teams: Washington Redskins, Denver Broncos, Georgia Bulldogs football team

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#14 of 119 The Greatest Washington Redskins of All Time #83 of 350 People Who Should Be in the Pro Football Hall of Fame #25 of 543 The Greatest Defenders in NFL History

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A.J. Greene is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best University of Georgia Football Players of All Time
Tackle and Offensive Lineman from Madison, Tennessee

Age: 29

Teams: Auburn Tigers football

4
David Pollack is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best University of Georgia Football Players of All Time
Linebacker from New Brunswick, New Jersey, United States of America

Age: 31

Teams: Cincinnati Bengals, Georgia Bulldogs football team

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Hines Ward is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best University of Georgia Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver from Seoul, South Korea

Age: 39

Teams: Pittsburgh Steelers

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#113 of 350 People Who Should Be in the Pro Football Hall of Fame #14 of 248 The Best Wide Receivers of All Time #97 of 1,537 The Best Football Players Ever

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Matthew Stafford is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best University of Georgia Football Players of All Time
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jhdfsf added Running back from Tarboro, North Carolina

Teams: Los Angeles Rams

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#40 of 226 The Best NFL Running Backs of All Time #2,159 of 2,181 The Best Athletes Of All Time #250 of 1,537 The Best Football Players Ever

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Fran Tarkenton is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best University of Georgia Football Players of All Time

Age: 75

Teams: Georgia Bulldogs football team, Minnesota Vikings, New York Giants

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#18 of 257 The Best Quarterbacks Of All Time #72 of 1,537 The Best Football Players Ever #3 of 77 The Best Quarterbacks to Never Win a Super Bowl

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Garrison Hearst is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best University of Georgia Football Players of All Time
Garrison Hearst Running back from Lincolnton, Georgia

Age: 44

Teams: Arizona Cardinals, Georgia Bulldogs football team

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David Greene is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best University of Georgia Football Players of All Time
Quarterback from Snellville

Age: 33

Teams: Seattle Seahawks, Kansas City Chiefs

11
Nick Chubb is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best University of Georgia Football Players of All Time
arthur2017bm added Nick Chubb

Running Back

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Thomas Davis is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best University of Georgia Football Players of All Time
Thomas Davis Linebacker from Shellman, Georgia

Age: 35

Teams: Los Angeles Chargers

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#402 of 543 The Greatest Defenders in NFL History #646 of 1,537 The Best Football Players Ever #112 of 155 The Greatest Linebackers of All Time

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Frank Sinkwich is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best University of Georgia Football Players of All Time
Running back and Halfback from McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania

Age: Dec. at 70 (1920-1990)

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Kevin Butler is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best University of Georgia Football Players of All Time
Kevin Butler Placekicker from Savannah, Georgia

Age: Died at 33 (1962-1995)

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#1,163 of 1,537 The Best Football Players Ever #31 of 147 The Greatest Chicago Bears of All Time #50 of 88 The Greatest NFL Kickers of All Time

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Terrell Davis is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best University of Georgia Football Players of All Time
Chris Pryor added Running back from San Diego, California, United States of America

Age: 43

Teams: Denver Broncos, Georgia Bulldogs football team, Long Beach State 49ers football

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#15 of 226 The Best NFL Running Backs of All Time #52 of 1,537 The Best Football Players Ever #13 of 47 The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time

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Terry Hoage is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best University of Georgia Football Players of All Time
Safety from Ames, Iowa

Age: 56

Teams: New Orleans Saints, Houston Oilers, Washington Redskins, Arizona Cardinals, San Francisco 49ers, + more

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Jake Scott is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best University of Georgia Football Players of All Time
Jake Scott Safety and Defensive back from Greenwood, South Carolina, United States of America

Age: 70

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#67 of 350 People Who Should Be in the Pro Football Hall of Fame #1,116 of 1,537 The Best Football Players Ever #31 of 47 The Best Super Bowl MVPs of All Time

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Richard Seymour is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best University of Georgia Football Players of All Time
Defensive tackle from Gadsden, South Carolina

Age: 36

Teams: Oakland Raiders, Georgia Bulldogs football team, New England Patriots

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#114 of 543 The Greatest Defenders in NFL History #260 of 1,537 The Best Football Players Ever #27 of 89 The Greatest Defensive Tackles of All Time

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Justin Houston is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best University of Georgia Football Players of All Time
Linebacker from Statesboro, Georgia

Age: 30

Teams: Georgia Bulldogs football team, Kansas City Chiefs

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#131 of 543 The Greatest Defenders in NFL History #794 of 1,537 The Best Football Players Ever #65 of 155 The Greatest Linebackers of All Time

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Boss Bailey is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best University of Georgia Football Players of All Time
Linebacker from Folkston, Georgia

Age: 39

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Knowshon Moreno is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best University of Georgia Football Players of All Time
mochamerc added Running back from Belford, New Jersey

Age: 28

Teams: Denver Broncos, Georgia Bulldogs football team

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Rodney Hampton is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best University of Georgia Football Players of All Time
Rodney Hampton Running back from Houston, Texas, United States of America

Age: 46

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Matt Stinchcomb is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best University of Georgia Football Players of All Time
Tackle from Atlanta, Georgia

Age: 38

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Benjamin Watson is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best University of Georgia Football Players of All Time
icoachfb added Tight end from Virginia

Age: 38

Teams: New England Patriots

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Terrence Edwards is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best University of Georgia Football Players of All Time
Wide receiver from Tennille, Georgia

Age: 39