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
403 44
Peyton Manning is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Quarterback

2
349 36
Reggie White is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Defensive tackle, Defensive end

3
282 54
Eric Berry is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Cornerback, Safety, Defensive back

4
223 68
Jason Witten is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
JesseAaron added Tight end

5
163 51
Jamal Lewis is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Running back

6
159 51
Al Wilson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Linebacker

7
139 48
Leonard Little is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Defensive end

8
115 36
Peerless Price is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Wide receiver

9
135 44
Doug Atkins is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Defensive end

10
126 41
Travis Henry is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Running back

11
144 52
Johnny Majors is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Running back, Halfback

12
109 33
Willie Gault is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Wide receiver

13
120 46
Tee Martin is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Quarterback

14
94 32
Condredge Holloway is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Quarterback

15
77 23
Dale Carter is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Cornerback

16
87 29
John Henderson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Defensive tackle

17
83 30
Stanley Morgan is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Wide receiver

18
96 40
Heath Shuler is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Quarterback

19
68 20
Jack Reynolds is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Linebacker

20
69 24
Charlie Garner is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Running back

21
81 33
James Stewart is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Running back

22
75 27
Dustin Colquitt is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
JesseAaron added Punter

23
71 26
Bill Bates is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Safety, Linebacker, Defensive back

24
57 16
Jimmy Colquitt is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever

25
108 54
Arian Foster is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
JesseAaron added Running back

26
68 24
Robert Meachem is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
JesseAaron added Wide receiver

27
53 18
Steve Kiner is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Linebacker

28
66 27
Bobby Dodd is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Quarterback

29
55 15
Joshua Dobbs is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
potato989 added Joshua Dobbs

Quaterback

30
51 17
Shaun Ellis is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
icoachfb added Defensive end

31
58 23
Travis Stephens is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
JesseAaron added Running back

32
57 18
George Cafego is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Running back, Quarterback

33
57 23
Fuad Reveiz is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Placekicker

34
57 19
Jeff Hall is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Placekicker

35
54 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
59 26
Hank Lauricella is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Running back, Halfback, Quarterback

37
45 16
Beattie Feathers is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Running back, Halfback

38
46 17
Bob Suffridge is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever

39
78 42
Cordarelle Patterson is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever

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

41
63 26
Deon Grant is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Safety, Defensive back

42
52 24
Marcus Nash is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Wide receiver

43
51 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
45 19
Bobby Majors is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Bobby Majors

46
68 34
Casey Clausen is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Quarterback

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

48
39 17
Roland James is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Cornerback, Safety

49
38 16
Richmond Flowers is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever

50
42 20
Bob Johnson is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
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