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
609 161
Ronnie Lott is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 59

2
740 212
Reggie Bush is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 33

3
609 164
Marcus Allen is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 58

4
614 166
O. J. Simpson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 71

5
599 162
Troy Polamalu is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 37

6
499 126
Junior Seau is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Dec. at 43 (1969-2012)

7
392 94
Anthony Muñoz is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

8
374 123
Carson Palmer is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 39

9
250 74
Willie McGinest is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

10
388 150
Clay Matthews III is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

11
237 73
Bruce Matthews is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

12
227 69
Charles White is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 61

13
210 61
Tony Boselli is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 46

14
352 137
Matt Leinart is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 35

15
335 129
Lynn Swann is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 66

16
212 70
Anthony Davis is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 38

17
171 48
Ron Yary is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 72

18
178 54
Ricky Bell is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Dec. at 29 (1955-1984)

19
250 98
Keyshawn Johnson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

20
153 42
Leonard Williams is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

21
158 45
Mike Williams is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 59

22
173 55
Tyron Smith is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 28

23
195 68
Frank Gifford is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 88

24
169 54
Robert Woods is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 68

25
137 36
Ryan Kalil is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 33