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The Best University of Washington Football Players Ever 

Ranker College Football
Updated May 31, 2019 8.2k votes 1.1k voters 19.4k views 66 items

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The Washington Huskies are certainly a top-tier program. With the 19th best winning percentage in NCAA history, 15 Pac-10 championships, seven Rose Bowl titles, and four national championships, it's hard to argue with their success.

No team can achieve great success without great players. The following is a list of the best Washington Huskies ever. What do you think? Upvote your favorites now!
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Warren Moon is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best University of Washington Football Players Ever
Quarterback from Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Age: 59

Teams: Seattle Seahawks, Houston Oilers, Washington Huskies football, Kansas City Chiefs, Minnesota Vikings

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#1,803 of 2,166 The Best Athletes Of All Time #14 of 257 The Best Quarterbacks Of All Time #51 of 1,537 The Best Football Players Ever

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Steve Emtman is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best University of Washington Football Players Ever
Defensive tackle and Lineman from Spokane, Washington

Age: 45

Teams: Indianapolis Colts, Washington Redskins, Miami Dolphins

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Napoleon Kaufman is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best University of Washington Football Players Ever
Running back from Kansas City, Missouri

Age: 42

Teams: Oakland Raiders, Washington Huskies football

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Lawyer Milloy is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best University of Washington Football Players Ever
Strong Safety and Defensive back from St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America

Age: 45

Teams: Seattle Seahawks, Buffalo Bills, Washington Huskies football, Atlanta Falcons, New England Patriots

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#432 of 1,537 The Best Football Players Ever #226 of 350 People Who Should Be in the Pro Football Hall of Fame #164 of 542 The Greatest Defenders in NFL History

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Lincoln Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best University of Washington Football Players Ever
Tackle from York, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Age: 44

Teams: Tampa Bay Storm, Oakland Raiders, Washington Huskies football, Atlanta Falcons

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Corey Dillon is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best University of Washington Football Players Ever
mrpoon added Running back from Seattle, Washington

Age: 44

Teams: Cincinnati Bengals, Washington Huskies football, New England Patriots

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#66 of 221 The Best NFL Running Backs of All Time #477 of 1,537 The Best Football Players Ever #190 of 350 People Who Should Be in the Pro Football Hall of Fame

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Mark Brunell is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best University of Washington Football Players Ever
mrpoon added Quarterback from Los Angeles, California

Age: 48

Teams: New Orleans Saints, Washington Redskins, Washington Huskies football, Jacksonville Jaguars, Green Bay Packers, + more

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#122 of 257 The Best Quarterbacks Of All Time #638 of 1,537 The Best Football Players Ever #17 of 92 The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time

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Marques Tuiasosopo is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best University of Washington Football Players Ever
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Hugh McElhenny is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best University of Washington Football Players Ever
Running back from Los Angeles, California

Age: 87

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Mario Bailey is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best University of Washington Football Players Ever
Wide receiver from Oakland, California, United States of America

Age: 48

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Jake Locker is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best University of Washington Football Players Ever
mrpoon added Quarterback from Bellingham, Washington

Age: 27

Teams: Washington Huskies football, Tennessee Titans

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#123 of 257 The Best Quarterbacks Of All Time #1,249 of 1,537 The Best Football Players Ever #67 of 121 The Greatest College Football Quarterbacks of All Time

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Reggie Williams is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best University of Washington Football Players Ever
Wide receiver from Landstuhl, Germany

Age: 32

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Danny Shelton Nose Tackl... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best University of Washington Football Players Ever
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Bishop Sankey is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best University of Washington Football Players Ever
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Age: 23

Teams: Washington Huskies football

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Joe Steele is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best University of Washington Football Players Ever
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Olin Kreutz is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best University of Washington Football Players Ever
Olin Kreutz Center from Honolulu, Hawaii

Age: 38

Teams: New Orleans Saints, Washington Huskies football, Chicago Bears

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Mark Bruener is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best University of Washington Football Players Ever
Tight end from Aberdeen, Washington

Age: 46

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Budda Baker is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best University of Washington Football Players Ever
27luketaylor added Budda Baker
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Sonny Sixkiller is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best University of Washington Football Players Ever
Craig Peterson added Quarterback from Tahlequah, Oklahoma, United States of America

Age: 67

Teams: Washington Huskies football, The Hawaiians, San Diego Chargers

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#78 of 92 The Most Overlooked Quarterbacks of All Time #7 of 31 The Best Washington Huskies Quarterbacks of All Time

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Dave Hoffmann is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best University of Washington Football Players Ever

Age: 45

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Jake Browning is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best University of Washington Football Players Ever
Rusty Shackelford added Jake Browning

Quarterback

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Austin Seferian-Jenkins ... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best University of Washington Football Players Ever
mrpoon added

Age: 23

Teams: Washington Huskies men's basketball, Washington Huskies football

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Greg Lewis is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best University of Washington Football Players Ever
Running back from Port St. Joe, Florida

Age: 46

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Myles Gaskin is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best University of Washington Football Players Ever
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Dana Hall is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best University of Washington Football Players Ever
Safety from Bellflower, California

Age: 46