Football The Best Safeties in NFL History  

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1,480 732
Ronnie Lott is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Ronnie Lott USC Trojans football, Oakland Raiders, San Francisco 49ers

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1,563 781
Ed Reed is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Ed Reed Houston Texans, Baltimore Ravens, New York Jets

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1,558 785
Troy Polamalu is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Troy Polamalu Pittsburgh Steelers

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1,270 625
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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1,277 646
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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930 562
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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183 55
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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93 28
Charles Woodson is listed (or ranked) 8 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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643 538
Paul Krause is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Paul Krause Washington Redskins, Minnesota Vikings

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114 62
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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429 369
Eric Berry is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Eric Berry Tennessee Volunteers football, Kansas City Chiefs

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397 347
Earl Thomas is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Earl Thomas Seattle Seahawks

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393 355
Kam Chancellor is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Kam Chancellor Seattle Seahawks

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591 596
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

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571 618
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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57 50
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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25 13
Mel Renfro is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Erin Zachary added Mel Renfro

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382 468
Larry Wilson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History

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390 481
Kenny Easley is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Kenny Easley Seattle Seahawks, UCLA Bruins football

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32 25
Bob Sanders is listed (or ranked) 20 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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28 21
Donnie Shell is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Donnie Shell

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Harrison Smith is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Harrison Smith Minnesota Vikings

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35 33
Lawyer Milloy is listed (or ranked) 23 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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34 32
Aeneas Williams is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Rusty Shackelford added Aeneas Williams

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23 19
Charlie Waters is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Charlie Waters Dallas Cowboys

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22 18
Cliff Harris is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Cliff Harris

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27 26
Malcolm Jenkins is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Malcolm Jenkins New Orleans Saints

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44 55
Tyrann Mathieu is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Rusty Shackelford added Tyrann Mathieu Arizona Cardinals, LSU Tigers football

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15 16
Dick Anderson is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Dick Anderson Miami Dolphins

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17 19
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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26 32
Adrian Wilson is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Rusty Shackelford added Adrian Wilson NC State Wolfpack football, Arizona Cardinals, New England Patriots

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13 15
Yale Lary is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Yale Lary

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12 14
Dennis Smith is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Dennis Smith

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14 17
Jake Scott is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Jake Scott

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8 9
Antoine Bethea is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Jordan Miller0 added Antoine Bethea Indianapolis Colts, Howard Bison football

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2 1
Clarence Scott is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
LuckyDarth123 added Clarence Scott Cleveland Browns - Over 30 Career Interceptions

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3 3
HaHa Clinton-Dix is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
RyanTraverse added HaHa Clinton-Dix Green Bay Packers , Alabama Crimson Tide Football

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6 8
Sammy Baugh is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
1525304932022 added Sammy Baugh 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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9 15
Tim McDonald is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Tim McDonald

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321 474
Willie Wood is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History

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10 18
Joey Browner is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Joey Browner

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331 500
Darren Sharper is listed (or ranked) 42 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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6 15
Jack Christiansen is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Jack Christiansen

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6 15
Roy Williams is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Roy Williams Cincinnati Bengals, Dallas Cowboys

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282 435
Ken Houston is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History

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9 21
Carnell Lake is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Carnell Lake

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7 18
Glover Quin is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Erin Zachary added Glover Quin Houston Texans, Detroit Lions

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6 20
Chuck Cecil is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Chuck Cecil

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7 29
Mike Brown is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Rusty Shackelford added Mike Brown Kansas City Chiefs

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3 18
Darren Perry is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Safeties in NFL History
Dphil1983 added Darren Perry