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.


 
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1
519 135
Ronnie Lott is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 56

2
514 135
Troy Polamalu is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 36

3
618 176
Reggie Bush is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 33

4
512 137
Marcus Allen is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 58

5
419 106
Junior Seau is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Died at 43 (1969-2012)

6
510 141
O. J. Simpson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 70

7
316 73
Anthony Muñoz is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

8
291 88
Lynn Swann is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 66

9
305 98
Carson Palmer is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 36

10
334 115
Clay Matthews III is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

11
188 57
Bruce Matthews is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

12
194 61
Willie McGinest is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

13
162 48
Tony Boselli is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 45

14
166 53
Frank Gifford is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 87

15
169 58
Charles White is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 57

16
204 79
Keyshawn Johnson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

17
278 124
Matt Leinart is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 34

18
140 44
Ricky Bell is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Dec. at 29 (1955-1984)

19
169 61
Anthony Davis is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 38

20
180 68
Steve Smith is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 38

21
115 30
Leonard Williams is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

22
164 59
Marqise Lee is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 26

23
181 69
Brian Cushing is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 31

24
135 42
Tyron Smith is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 27

25
128 40
Robert Woods is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 67

26
133 43
Jack Del Rio is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 55

27
153 55
Rey Maualuga is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 31

28
128 41
Ron Yary is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 71

29
120 37
Mike Garrett is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 73

30
131 44
LenDale White is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 33

31
104 30
Matt Kalil is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 28

32
108 34
Ryan Kalil is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 33

33
115 40
Mike Williams is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 58

34
105 40
Sam Cunningham is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

35
84 26
Sam Darnold is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
LuckyDarth123 added Sam Darnold Quarterback

36
100 37
Rodney Peete is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 49

37
82 32
Nelson Agholor is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

38
83 33
Lofa Tatupu is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 33

39
89 38
Dwayne Jarrett is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

40
76 29
Mark Carrier is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 50

41
66 22
Joey Browner is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 57

42
75 29
Everson Griffen is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

43
84 36
Taylor Mays is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 30

44
75 33
Joe McKnight is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 29

45
55 18
Tim McDonald is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 53

46
63 25
T. J. McDonald is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

47
60 23
Dennis Smith is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 59

48
61 24
Keith Rivers is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 31

49
56 21
Keith Van Horne is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

50
66 29
Jason Sehorn is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 46