Football The Best Safeties in NFL History  

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1,540 766
Ronnie Lott is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
USC Trojans football, Oakland Raiders, San Francisco 49ers

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1,634 819
Ed Reed is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Houston Texans, Baltimore Ravens, New York Jets

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1,347 663
Sean Taylor is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Washington Redskins, Miami Hurricanes football

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1,329 655
Brian Dawkins is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Denver Broncos, Philadelphia Eagles, Clemson Tigers football

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1,628 824
Troy Polamalu is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Pittsburgh Steelers

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213 70
Rod Woodson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Cody J Engisch added Pittsburgh Steelers, Oakland Raiders, Purdue Boilermakers football

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959 584
Steve Atwater is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Denver Broncos, New York Jets, Arkansas Razorbacks football

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129 40
Charles Woodson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
1519765977530 added Michigan Wolverines football, Oakland Raiders, Green Bay Packers -

As a Packer, was a Corner/Safety hybrid

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666 549
Paul Krause is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Washington Redskins, Minnesota Vikings

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135 75
John Lynch is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Cody J Engisch added Stanford Cardinal football, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Denver Broncos

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432 362
Earl Thomas is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Seattle Seahawks

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455 388
Eric Berry is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Tennessee Volunteers football, Kansas City Chiefs

13
429 368
Kam Chancellor is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Seattle Seahawks

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614 606
Rodney Harrison is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
New England Patriots, San Diego Chargers, Western Illinois Leathernecks football

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582 629
Jack Tatum is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Houston Oilers, Oakland Raiders, Ohio State Buckeyes football

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48 31
Bob Sanders is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Indianapolis Colts, San Diego Chargers, Iowa Hawkeyes football

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42 28
Harrison Smith is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Minnesota Vikings

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68 61
Eric Weddle is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Rusty Shackelford added Utah Utes football, San Diego Chargers

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34 21
Mel Renfro is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Erin Zachary added

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47 37
Lawyer Milloy is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Rusty Shackelford added Seattle Seahawks, Buffalo Bills, Washington Huskies football

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36 25
Donnie Shell is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added

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404 488
Kenny Easley is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Seattle Seahawks, UCLA Bruins football

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391 477
Larry Wilson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History

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31 23
Charlie Waters is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Dallas Cowboys

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30 22
Cliff Harris is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added

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28 22
LeRoy Butler is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Green Bay Packers, Florida State Seminoles football

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41 40
Aeneas Williams is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Rusty Shackelford added

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34 34
Malcolm Jenkins is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added New Orleans Saints

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53 61
Tyrann Mathieu is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Rusty Shackelford added Arizona Cardinals, LSU Tigers football

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19 16
Dennis Smith is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added

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30 35
Adrian Wilson is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Rusty Shackelford added NC State Wolfpack football, Arizona Cardinals, New England Patriots

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6 3
Devin McCourty is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
hdalessio21 added Rutgers Scarlet Knights football, New England Patriots

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18 20
Jake Scott is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added

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5 3
Clarence Scott is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
LuckyDarth123 added Cleveland Browns -

Over 30 Career Interceptions

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17 20
Dick Anderson is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Miami Dolphins

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16 19
Yale Lary is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added

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9 11
Sammy Baugh is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
1525304932022 added TCU Horned Frogs football, Washington Redskins, Columbus Red Birds -

Sammy Baugh could do it all. He was a league leader in punting, passing, and intercepting. Sammy Baugh was a first ballet hall of famer in the first pro football hall of fame class, and on the official top 100 greatest NFL players list, he was ranked #14!

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16 21
Joey Browner is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added

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11 14
Antoine Bethea is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Jordan Miller0 added Indianapolis Colts, Howard Bison football

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0 0
Patrick Chung is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
SuperUnicorn33 added New England Patriots, Oregon Ducks football, Philadelphia Eagles

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0 0
Landon Collins is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
SuperUnicorn33 added

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13 20
Tim McDonald is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added

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326 477
Willie Wood is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History

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7 13
HaHa Clinton-Dix is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
SuperUnicorn33 added Green Bay Packers , Alabama Crimson Tide Football

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10 18
Roy Williams is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Cincinnati Bengals, Dallas Cowboys

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342 505
Darren Sharper is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
New Orleans Saints, Green Bay Packers, William & Mary Tribe football

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12 23
Carnell Lake is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added

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288 438
Ken Houston is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History

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8 19
Jack Christiansen is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added

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9 21
Glover Quin is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Erin Zachary added Houston Texans, Detroit Lions