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
386 44
Peyton Manning is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Quarterback

2
333 36
Reggie White is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Defensive tackle, Defensive end

3
269 54
Eric Berry is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Cornerback, Safety, Defensive back

4
211 66
Jason Witten is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
JesseAaron added Tight end

5
158 48
Jamal Lewis is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Running back

6
153 50
Al Wilson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Linebacker

7
110 34
Peerless Price is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Wide receiver

8
133 47
Leonard Little is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Defensive end

9
121 40
Travis Henry is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Running back

10
137 51
Johnny Majors is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Running back, Halfback

11
127 43
Doug Atkins is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Defensive end

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

13
116 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
75 23
Dale Carter is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Cornerback

16
90 32
Condredge Holloway is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Quarterback

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
71 26
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
104 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
49 17
Shaun Ellis is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
icoachfb added Defensive end

30
55 18
George Cafego is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Running back, Quarterback

31
56 23
Travis Stephens is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
JesseAaron added Running back

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

33
55 23
Fuad Reveiz is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Placekicker

34
50 15
Joshua Dobbs is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
potato989 added Joshua Dobbs

Quaterback

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
76 42
Cordarelle Patterson is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever

40
41 16
Tim McGee is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Wide receiver

41
60 26
Deon Grant is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Safety, Defensive back

42
50 24
Marcus Nash is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Wide receiver

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

44
43 19
Bobby Majors is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Bobby Majors

45
41 18
Antone Davis is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Tackle, Guard

46
64 33
Casey Clausen is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best University of Tennessee Football Players Ever
Quarterback

47
49 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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