ncaa 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.


 
list ordered by

1
386 98
Ronnie Lott is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Ronnie Lott age 56

2
365 91
Troy Polamalu is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Troy Polamalu age 36

3
455 124
Reggie Bush is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Reggie Bush age 33

4
383 98
Marcus Allen is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Marcus Allen age 58

5
376 99
O. J. Simpson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
O. J. Simpson age 70

6
322 80
Junior Seau is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Junior Seau Died at 43 (1969-2012)

7
226 56
Anthony Muñoz is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

8
219 60
Lynn Swann is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Lynn Swann age 66

9
253 80
Clay Matthews III is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

10
228 73
Carson Palmer is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Carson Palmer age 36

11
133 39
Bruce Matthews is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

12
213 82
Matt Leinart is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Matt Leinart age 34

13
135 44
Willie McGinest is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

14
114 35
Tony Boselli is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Tony Boselli age 45

The Most Underrated College Football Player

15
148 56
Keyshawn Johnson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

16
139 51
Steve Smith is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Steve Smith age 38

17
130 48
Charles White is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Charles White age 60

18
119 42
Frank Gifford is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Frank Gifford age 85

19
134 51
Anthony Davis is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Anthony Davis age 38

20
140 55
Brian Cushing is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Brian Cushing age 31

21
98 31
Tyron Smith is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Tyron Smith age 25

The Best Frontmen in Rock

22
102 36
Ricky Bell is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Ricky Bell Died at 29 (1955-1984)

23
95 32
Jack Del Rio is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Jack Del Rio age 52

24
96 33
LenDale White is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
LenDale White age 33

25
95 33
Ron Yary is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Ron Yary age 71

26
126 54
Marqise Lee is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Marqise Lee age 26

27
113 46
Rey Maualuga is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Rey Maualuga age 31

28
83 27
Ryan Kalil is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Ryan Kalil age 33

The Best Alabama Crimson Tide Football Players of All Time

29
76 23
Matt Kalil is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Matt Kalil age 28

30
76 25
Leonard Williams is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

31
85 31
Mike Garrett is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Mike Garrett age 73

32
88 33
Mike Williams is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Mike Williams age 58

33
87 33
Robert Woods is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Robert Woods age 67

34
77 31
Sam Cunningham is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

35
71 29
Rodney Peete is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Rodney Peete age 49

The Smartest Celebrities

36
57 23
Mark Carrier is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Mark Carrier age 52

37
58 24
Lofa Tatupu is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Lofa Tatupu age 35

38
45 17
Dennis Smith is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Dennis Smith age 59

39
45 17
Keith Van Horne is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

40
50 21
Nelson Agholor is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

41
43 16
Joey Browner is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Joey Browner age 57

42
63 32
Dwayne Jarrett is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

The Best Heisman Trophy Winners of All Time

43
57 29
Taylor Mays is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Taylor Mays age 30

44
52 25
Joe McKnight is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Joe McKnight age 29

45
44 19
Keith Rivers is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Keith Rivers age 31

46
81 49
Matt Barkley is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Matt Barkley age 25

47
45 20
Brad Budde is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Brad Budde age 59

48
38 16
Tim McDonald is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Tim McDonald age 53

49
44 21
Chris Claiborne is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

50
50 27
Pat Haden is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Pat Haden age 62