Football The Best Safeties in NFL History  

riley.baines
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1,674 826
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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1,796 893
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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1,440 714
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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1,762 894
Troy Polamalu is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Pittsburgh Steelers

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1,456 725
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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288 105
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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1,017 616
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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192 71
Charles Woodson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
yourgalemma added Michigan Wolverines football, Oakland Raiders, Green Bay Packers

As a Packer, was a Corner/Safety hybrid

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720 577
Paul Krause is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Washington Redskins, Minnesota Vikings

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503 400
Earl Thomas is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Seattle Seahawks

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172 105
John Lynch is listed (or ranked) 11 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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493 396
Kam Chancellor is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Seattle Seahawks

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515 417
Eric Berry is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Tennessee Volunteers football, Kansas City Chiefs

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645 623
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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103 78
Eric Weddle is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Rusty Shackelford added Utah Utes football, San Diego Chargers

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75 54
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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609 650
Jack Tatum is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Houston Oilers, Oakland Raiders, Ohio State Buckeyes football

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67 51
Aeneas Williams is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Rusty Shackelford added

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65 50
Harrison Smith is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Minnesota Vikings

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53 38
Mel Renfro is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Erin Zachary added

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61 48
Malcolm Jenkins is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added New Orleans Saints

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56 43
Donnie Shell is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added

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60 51
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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43 32
LeRoy Butler is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Green Bay Packers, Florida State Seminoles football

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434 499
Kenny Easley is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Seattle Seahawks, UCLA Bruins football