1. Dan Marino:
Possibly the greatest player in Dolphins history, Marino is a legend both on and off the field. He was an incredible quarterback during his time with the team, setting numerous records that still stand today. He’s also been very involved with the community, fundraising for various charities and causes over the years.
2. Bob Griese:
Another legendary Dolphins quarterback, Griese led the team to two Super Bowl victories during his time with the squad. He was also named MVP of Super Bowl VIII, cementing his place among the all-time greats.
3. Larry Csonka:
A bruising running back, Csonka was a key member of the Dolphins teams that won consecutive Super Bowls in the early 1970s. He was named MVP of Super Bowl VIII, and his number 39 is now retired by the team.
4. Paul Warfield:
One of the most talented wide receivers in NFL history, Warfield was a huge part of the Dolphins’ success in the early 1970s. He was named First-Team All-Pro three times during his time with the team, and he’s also a member of both the Pro Football Hall of Fame and the College Football Hall of Fame.
5. Dick Anderson:
A hard-hitting safety, Anderson was a key part of the Dolphins’ defensive unit during their championship runs in the 1970s. He was named First-Team All-Pro twice during his career, and he’s a member of both the Pro Football Hall of Fame and the College Football Hall of Fame.
6. Zach Thomas:
A five-time Pro Bowl selection and two-time First-Team All-Pro, Thomas was one of the most dominant linebackers in the NFL during his time with the Dolphins. He led Miami to six playoff appearances in his 12 seasons with the team, and he’s now a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
7. Jason Taylor:
One of the most versatile players in Dolphins history, Taylor spent time at both defensive end and linebacker during his time with the team. He was named Defensive Player of the Year in 2006, and he’s currently the team’s all-time leader in sacks.
8. Jake Scott:
A member of the Dolphins’ Perfect Season team, Scott was named Super Bowl MVP after intercepting two passes in Miami’s win over the Washington Redskins. He was also a First-Team All-Pro selection in 1974, and he’s now a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame.
9. Ndamukong Suh:
One of the most dominant defensive players in the NFL today, Suh has been a force since joining the Dolphins in 2010. He’s been selected to four Pro Bowls and was named First-Team All-Pro in 2010, 2012, and 2014.
10. Cameron Wake:
An incredible pass rusher, Wake has been one of the best defensive players in the NFL since joining the Dolphins in 2009. He’s a five-time Pro Bowl selection and was named First-Team All-Pro in 2012 and 2015. He currently ranks second in team history with 96 career sacks. Honorable mentions: Kent Bowden, Richmond Webb, Sam Madison, Keith Sims, OJ McDuffie, Mark Clayton, Nat Moore, Mercury Morris, Jim Langer, Larry Little, Dwight Stephenson. This is just a small sampling of some of the great players who have donned a Dolphins uniform over the years. There are many more who could have easily made this list, and it’s always exciting to see what new talent will emerge in the years to come.