Football The Best Safeties in NFL History  

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1,587 790
Ed Reed is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Houston Texans, Baltimore Ravens, New York Jets

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1,500 742
Ronnie Lott is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
USC Trojans football, Oakland Raiders, San Francisco 49ers

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1,290 631
Brian Dawkins is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Denver Broncos, Philadelphia Eagles, Clemson Tigers football

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1,574 798
Troy Polamalu is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Pittsburgh Steelers

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1,292 653
Sean Taylor is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Washington Redskins, Miami Hurricanes football

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937 568
Steve Atwater is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Denver Broncos, New York Jets, Arkansas Razorbacks football

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193 59
Rod Woodson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Cody J Engisch added Pittsburgh Steelers, Oakland Raiders, Purdue Boilermakers football

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103 31
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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651 542
Paul Krause is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Washington Redskins, Minnesota Vikings

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120 67
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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436 376
Eric Berry is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Tennessee Volunteers football, Kansas City Chiefs

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409 352
Earl Thomas is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Seattle Seahawks

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406 358
Kam Chancellor is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Seattle Seahawks

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598 602
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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573 622
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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63 54
Eric Weddle is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Rusty Shackelford added Utah Utes football, San Diego Chargers

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395 483
Kenny Easley is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Seattle Seahawks, UCLA Bruins football

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384 472
Larry Wilson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History

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35 28
Bob Sanders is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Indianapolis Colts, San Diego Chargers, Iowa Hawkeyes football

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31 23
Donnie Shell is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added

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33 26
Harrison Smith is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Minnesota Vikings

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26 17
Mel Renfro is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Erin Zachary added

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39 35
Lawyer Milloy is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Rusty Shackelford added Seattle Seahawks, Buffalo Bills, Washington Huskies football

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27 20
Charlie Waters is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Dallas Cowboys

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25 19
Cliff Harris is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added

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36 35
Aeneas Williams is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Rusty Shackelford added

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29 29
Malcolm Jenkins is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added New Orleans Saints

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21 20
LeRoy Butler is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Green Bay Packers, Florida State Seminoles football

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15 15
Dennis Smith is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added

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17 18
Jake Scott is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added

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28 34
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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46 60
Tyrann Mathieu is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Rusty Shackelford added Arizona Cardinals, LSU Tigers football

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16 18
Dick Anderson is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Miami Dolphins

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11 11
Antoine Bethea is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Jordan Miller0 added Indianapolis Colts, Howard Bison football

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4 2
Clarence Scott is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
LuckyDarth123 added Cleveland Browns - Over 30 Career Interceptions

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14 17
Yale Lary is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added

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8 9
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 ...

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1 0
Devin McCourty is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
hdalessio21 added Rutgers Scarlet Knights football, New England Patriots

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13 20
Joey Browner is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added

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322 476
Willie Wood is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History

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3 7
HaHa Clinton-Dix is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
RyanTraverse added Green Bay Packers , Alabama Crimson Tide Football

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336 502
Darren Sharper is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
New Orleans Saints, Green Bay Packers, William & Mary Tribe football

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9 17
Roy Williams is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Cincinnati Bengals, Dallas Cowboys

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9 18
Tim McDonald is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added

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11 22
Carnell Lake is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added

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285 437
Ken Houston is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History

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9 20
Glover Quin is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Erin Zachary added Houston Texans, Detroit Lions

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6 18
Jack Christiansen is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added

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6 23
Chuck Cecil is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added

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9 30
Mike Brown is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Rusty Shackelford added Kansas City Chiefs