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
390 44
Peyton Manning is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Quarterback

2
336 36
Reggie White is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Defensive tackle, Defensive end

3
271 54
Eric Berry is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Cornerback, Safety, Defensive back

4
212 66
Jason Witten is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
JesseAaron added Tight end

5
159 48
Jamal Lewis is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Running back

6
154 50
Al Wilson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Linebacker

7
111 34
Peerless Price is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Wide receiver

8
134 47
Leonard Little is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Defensive end

9
122 40
Travis Henry is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Running back

10
128 43
Doug Atkins is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Defensive end

11
137 51
Johnny Majors is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Running back, Halfback

12
105 32
Willie Gault is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Wide receiver

13
117 44
Tee Martin is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Quarterback

14
86 28
John Henderson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Defensive tackle

15
91 32
Condredge Holloway is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Quarterback

16
75 23
Dale Carter is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Cornerback

17
81 30
Stanley Morgan is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Wide receiver

18
94 39
Heath Shuler is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Quarterback

19
80 32
James Stewart is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Running back

20
67 24
Charlie Garner is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Running back

21
65 20
Jack Reynolds is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Linebacker

22
67 23
Robert Meachem is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
JesseAaron added Wide receiver

23
72 27
Dustin Colquitt is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
JesseAaron added Punter

24
68 26
Bill Bates is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Safety, Linebacker, Defensive back

25
55 16
Jimmy Colquitt is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever

26
105 54
Arian Foster is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
JesseAaron added Running back

27
65 27
Bobby Dodd is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Quarterback

28
51 18
Steve Kiner is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Linebacker

29
57 23
Travis Stephens is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
JesseAaron added Running back

30
49 17
Shaun Ellis is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
icoachfb added Defensive end

31
55 18
George Cafego is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Running back, Quarterback

32
56 19
Jeff Hall is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Placekicker

33
51 15
Joshua Dobbs is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
potato989 added Joshua Dobbs

Quaterback

34
55 23
Fuad Reveiz is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Placekicker

35
53 22
Steve DeLong is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Defensive tackle, Defensive end, Tackle

36
58 26
Hank Lauricella is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Running back, Halfback, Quarterback

37
44 16
Beattie Feathers is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Running back, Halfback

38
45 17
Bob Suffridge is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever

39
77 42
Cordarelle Patterson is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever

40
51 24
Marcus Nash is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Wide receiver

41
41 16
Tim McGee is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Wide receiver

42
60 26
Deon Grant is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Safety, Defensive back

43
50 23
Gene McEver is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Halfback

44
42 18
Antone Davis is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Tackle, Guard

45
43 19
Bobby Majors is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Bobby Majors

46
65 33
Casey Clausen is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Quarterback

47
50 26
Joey Kent is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Wide receiver

48
38 17
Roland James is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Cornerback, Safety

49
37 16
Richmond Flowers is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever

50
41 20
Bob Johnson is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
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