football The Best Safeties in NFL History  

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1,510 755
Ed Reed is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Ed Reed Houston Texans, Baltimore Ravens, New York Jets

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1,432 712
Ronnie Lott is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Ronnie Lott USC Trojans football, Oakland Raiders, San Francisco 49ers

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1,504 754
Troy Polamalu is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Troy Polamalu Pittsburgh Steelers

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1,217 602
Brian Dawkins is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Brian Dawkins Denver Broncos, Philadelphia Eagles, Clemson Tigers football

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1,240 619
Sean Taylor is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Sean Taylor Washington Redskins, Miami Hurricanes football

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904 548
Steve Atwater is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Steve Atwater Denver Broncos, New York Jets, Arkansas Razorbacks football

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150 46
Rod Woodson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Cody J Engisch added Rod Woodson Pittsburgh Steelers, Oakland Raiders, Purdue Boilermakers football

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620 527
Paul Krause is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Paul Krause Washington Redskins, Minnesota Vikings

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70 17
Charles Woodson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
1519765977530 added Charles Woodson Michigan Wolverines football, Oakland Raiders, Green Bay Packers - As a Packer, was a Corner/Safety hybrid

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98 50
John Lynch is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Cody J Engisch added John Lynch Stanford Cardinal football, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Denver Broncos

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381 332
Earl Thomas is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Earl Thomas Seattle Seahawks

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404 357
Eric Berry is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Eric Berry Tennessee Volunteers football, Kansas City Chiefs

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377 339
Kam Chancellor is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Kam Chancellor Seattle Seahawks

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577 586
Rodney Harrison is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Rodney Harrison New England Patriots, San Diego Chargers, Western Illinois Leathernecks football

The Best NFL Running Backs of All Time

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562 609
Jack Tatum is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Jack Tatum Houston Oilers, Oakland Raiders, Ohio State Buckeyes football

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46 39
Eric Weddle is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Rusty Shackelford added Eric Weddle Utah Utes football, San Diego Chargers

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379 469
Kenny Easley is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Kenny Easley Seattle Seahawks, UCLA Bruins football

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369 461
Larry Wilson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History

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17 10
Charlie Waters is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Charlie Waters Dallas Cowboys

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29 26
Aeneas Williams is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Rusty Shackelford added Aeneas Williams

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14 7
Mel Renfro is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Erin Zachary added Mel Renfro

The Toughest Professional Fighters in History

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20 15
Donnie Shell is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Donnie Shell

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16 10
Cliff Harris is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Cliff Harris

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23 21
Bob Sanders is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Bob Sanders Indianapolis Colts, San Diego Chargers, Iowa Hawkeyes football

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18 17
Harrison Smith is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Harrison Smith Minnesota Vikings

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11 8
Jake Scott is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Jake Scott

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26 29
Lawyer Milloy is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Rusty Shackelford added Lawyer Milloy Seattle Seahawks, Buffalo Bills, Washington Huskies football

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10 8
Dick Anderson is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Dick Anderson Miami Dolphins

The Greatest Defenders in NFL History

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17 18
Malcolm Jenkins is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Malcolm Jenkins New Orleans Saints

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12 13
LeRoy Butler is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added LeRoy Butler Green Bay Packers, Florida State Seminoles football

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9 10
Dennis Smith is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Dennis Smith

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10 13
Yale Lary is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Yale Lary

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4 5
Antoine Bethea is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Jordan Miller0 added Antoine Bethea Indianapolis Colts, Howard Bison football

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35 50
Tyrann Mathieu is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Rusty Shackelford added Tyrann Mathieu Arizona Cardinals, LSU Tigers football

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19 27
Adrian Wilson is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Rusty Shackelford added Adrian Wilson NC State Wolfpack football, Arizona Cardinals, New England Patriots

The Weirdest Sports from Around the World

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7 12
Tim McDonald is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Tim McDonald

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317 471
Willie Wood is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History

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8 15
Joey Browner is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Joey Browner

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5 12
Jack Christiansen is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Jack Christiansen

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326 497
Darren Sharper is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Darren Sharper New Orleans Saints, Green Bay Packers, William & Mary Tribe football

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7 18
Carnell Lake is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Carnell Lake

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4 15
Chuck Cecil is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Chuck Cecil

The Best Madden NFL Cover Athletes

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4 15
Glover Quin is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Erin Zachary added Glover Quin Houston Texans, Detroit Lions

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271 433
Ken Houston is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History

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3 14
Roy Williams is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Roy Williams Cincinnati Bengals, Dallas Cowboys

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2 14
Darren Perry is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Darren Perry

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5 26
Mike Brown is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Rusty Shackelford added Mike Brown Kansas City Chiefs

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8 35
Mike Minter is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History

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5 28
Tavon Wilson is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Rusty Shackelford added Tavon Wilson New England Patriots

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222 438
Deron Cherry is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History