NCAA The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever  

Ranker College Football
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List Rules Vote up all of your favorite Volunteer players of all time.

The Tennessee Volunteers are one of the most successful teams in NCAA history. Their 49 bowl appearances (3rd all time), 25 bowl game victories (6th all time), 16 conference championships, and six national championships leave little room for arguing with the program's greatness.

Team sports aren't about the individual, but here is a list of the best Vols to ever lace 'em up and help make the program the legend that it is today.

Upvote your pick for the best Volunteer of all time!
list ordered by

1
427 47
Peyton Manning is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Quarterback

2
369 39
Reggie White is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Defensive tackle, Defensive end

3
296 56
Eric Berry is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Cornerback, Safety, Defensive back

4
239 68
Jason Witten is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
JesseAaron added Tight end

5
171 52
Jamal Lewis is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Running back

6
164 52
Al Wilson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Linebacker

7
123 38
Peerless Price is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Wide receiver

8
141 45
Doug Atkins is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Defensive end

9
144 50
Leonard Little is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Defensive end

10
130 42
Travis Henry is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Running back

11
151 55
Johnny Majors is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Running back, Halfback

12
112 34
Willie Gault is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Wide receiver

13
129 46
Tee Martin is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Quarterback

14
81 23
Dale Carter is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Cornerback

15
97 33
Condredge Holloway is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Quarterback

16
86 30
Stanley Morgan is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Wide receiver

17
88 30
John Henderson is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Defensive tackle

18
101 41
Heath Shuler is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Quarterback

19
70 20
Jack Reynolds is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Linebacker

20
82 28
Dustin Colquitt is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
JesseAaron added Punter

21
117 54
Arian Foster is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
JesseAaron added Running back

22
83 33
James Stewart is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Running back

23
75 27
Bill Bates is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Safety, Linebacker, Defensive back

24
71 26
Charlie Garner is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Running back

25
61 17
Jimmy Colquitt is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever

26
64 15
Joshua Dobbs is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
potato989 added Joshua Dobbs

Quaterback

27
70 25
Robert Meachem is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
JesseAaron added Wide receiver

28
54 18
Steve Kiner is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Linebacker

29
67 27
Bobby Dodd is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Quarterback

30
59 18
George Cafego is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Running back, Quarterback

31
85 42
Cordarelle Patterson is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever

32
51 17
Shaun Ellis is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
icoachfb added Defensive end

33
58 24
Travis Stephens is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
JesseAaron added Running back

34
57 23
Fuad Reveiz is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Placekicker

35
60 26
Hank Lauricella is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Running back, Halfback, Quarterback

36
54 22
Steve DeLong is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Defensive tackle, Defensive end, Tackle

37
46 16
Beattie Feathers is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Running back, Halfback

38
54 24
Marcus Nash is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Wide receiver

39
57 21
Jeff Hall is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Placekicker

40
43 16
Tim McGee is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Wide receiver

41
47 18
Bob Suffridge is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever

42
63 26
Deon Grant is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Safety, Defensive back

43
53 23
Gene McEver is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Halfback

44
44 18
Antone Davis is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Tackle, Guard

45
70 34
Casey Clausen is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Quarterback

46
46 20
Bobby Majors is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Bobby Majors

47
51 26
Joey Kent is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Wide receiver

48
40 17
Roland James is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Cornerback, Safety

49
43 20
Bob Johnson is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Center

50
38 16
Richmond Flowers is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever