college football The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time  

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A list of the best USC Trojans players of all time. USC football is one of the most storied programs in the history of college football. When people think of the success of the Pac-8, Pac-10, and now Pac-12, USC football usually at the top of anyone's list as the greatest school to emerge from that conference. USC is one of the winningest football programs in college history and despite the brutal sanctions that were handed down by the NCAA in 2010, the school boasts an impressive 11 national championship along with six Heisman Trophy winners, which doesn't include a seventh, Reggie Bush who won in 2005. The NCAA may have tried to erase Bush from USC history, but anyone who saw the tailback play that year considers him to be one of the greatest players not only in USC football history, but one of the greatest college football players of all time. Many of USC's best players have gone to have successful careers at the next level in the NFL and the roster of NFL stars and Hall of Famers that USC boasts can go toe-to-toe with any other school in the country. Between Marcus Allen, Matt Leinart, Junior Seau, Troy Polamalu, Ronnie Lott, Frank Gifford and so many more, USC sports some of the best college football players ever. Anyone who disputes that is either a USC hate or doesn't know a lot about college football.

This is the list of the greatest famous USC football players of all time. If you notice any of USC great who isn't listed on here feel free to add him. Vote or re-rank this list according to who you think should be considered the best USC Trojans player ever.
 

 
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294 71
Marcus Allen is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Marcus Allen age 55

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2
289 70
Ronnie Lott is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Ronnie Lott age 57

3
267 63
Troy Polamalu is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Troy Polamalu age 35

4
347 94
Reggie Bush is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Reggie Bush age 32

5
252 59
Junior Seau is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Junior Seau Died at 43 (1969-2012)

6
281 73
O. J. Simpson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
O. J. Simpson age 69

7
172 42
Anthony Muñoz is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

8
164 43
Lynn Swann is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Lynn Swann age 63

9
188 54
Carson Palmer is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Carson Palmer age 36

10
199 60
Clay Matthews III is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

11
109 28
Bruce Matthews is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

12
174 64
Matt Leinart is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Matt Leinart age 32

13
103 31
Frank Gifford is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Frank Gifford age 85

14
106 33
Willie McGinest is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

15
116 39
Anthony Davis is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Anthony Davis age 35

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16
107 34
Steve Smith is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Steve Smith age 37

17
114 38
Brian Cushing is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Brian Cushing age 28

18
91 26
Tony Boselli is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Tony Boselli age 44

19
115 40
Charles White is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Charles White age 59

20
127 47
Keyshawn Johnson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

21
81 23
Ron Yary is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Ron Yary age 69

22
97 36
Rey Maualuga is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Rey Maualuga age 28

23
74 23
Jack Del Rio is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Jack Del Rio age 54

24
85 30
Ricky Bell is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Ricky Bell Died at 29 (1955-1984)

25
59 14
Matt Kalil is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Matt Kalil age 26

26
73 23
Mike Garrett is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Mike Garrett age 71

27
65 18
Ryan Kalil is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Ryan Kalil age 32

28
58 14
Leonard Williams is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

29
72 23
Tyron Smith is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Tyron Smith age 26

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74 25
Mike Williams is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Mike Williams age 56

31
75 28
LenDale White is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
LenDale White age 31

32
100 45
Marqise Lee is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Marqise Lee age 24

33
67 25
Sam Cunningham is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

34
67 27
Robert Woods is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Robert Woods age 65

35
58 24
Rodney Peete is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Rodney Peete age 49

36
71 35
Matt Barkley is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Matt Barkley age 26

37
55 25
Dwayne Jarrett is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

38
40 14
Brad Budde is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Brad Budde age 57

39
46 19
Mark Carrier is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Mark Carrier age 50

40
38 13
Keith Van Horne is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

41
47 20
Lofa Tatupu is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Lofa Tatupu age 33

42
37 13
Dennis Smith is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Dennis Smith age 58

43
34 12
Joey Browner is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Joey Browner age 55

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32 11
Nelson Agholor is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

45
38 16
Chris Claiborne is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

46
36 15
Keith Rivers is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Keith Rivers age 29

47
32 12
Johnnie Morton is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

48
43 21
Pat Haden is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Pat Haden age 62

49
31 12
Tim McDonald is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Tim McDonald age 50

50
44 23
Taylor Mays is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Taylor Mays age 29