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.


 
list ordered by
1
622 167
Troy Polamalu is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 37
2
626 169
Marcus Allen is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 58
3
639 174
O. J. Simpson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 71
4
628 170
Ronnie Lott is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 59
5
762 224
Reggie Bush is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 33
6
515 131
Junior Seau is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Died at 43 (1969-2012)
7
405 96
Anthony Muñoz is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
8
384 127
Carson Palmer is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 39
9
400 156
Clay Matthews III is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
10
253 80
Willie McGinest is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
11
245 76
Bruce Matthews is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
12
234 71
Charles White is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 61
13
343 131
Lynn Swann is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 66
14
215 63
Tony Boselli is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 46
15
357 141
Matt Leinart is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 35
16
215 72
Anthony Davis is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 38
17
174 49
Ron Yary is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 72
18
183 55
Ricky Bell is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Died at 29 (1955-1984)
19
258 99
Keyshawn Johnson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
20
164 48
Mike Williams is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 59
21
198 68
Frank Gifford is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 88
22
156 44
Leonard Williams is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
23
175 56
Tyron Smith is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 28
24
171 54
Robert Woods is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 68
25
177 58
LenDale White is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 34