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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Marcus Allen is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Marcus Allen age 58

2
429 113
Ronnie Lott is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Ronnie Lott age 58

3
504 142
Reggie Bush is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Reggie Bush age 33

4
357 88
Junior Seau is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Junior Seau Died at 43 (1969-2012)

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Troy Polamalu is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Troy Polamalu age 36

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

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255 61
Anthony Muñoz is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

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248 66
Lynn Swann is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Lynn Swann age 66

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251 82
Carson Palmer is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Carson Palmer age 38

10
274 94
Clay Matthews III is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

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149 47
Bruce Matthews is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

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155 52
Willie McGinest is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

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134 41
Tony Boselli is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Tony Boselli age 45

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Matt Leinart is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Matt Leinart age 34

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

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Charles White is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Charles White age 60

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134 47
Frank Gifford is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Frank Gifford age 87

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147 56
Anthony Davis is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Anthony Davis age 38

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118 39
Ricky Bell is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Ricky Bell Died at 29 (1955-1984)

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110 35
Ron Yary is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Ron Yary age 71

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108 35
Jack Del Rio is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Jack Del Rio age 55

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Steve Smith is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Steve Smith age 38

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101 32
Mike Garrett is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Mike Garrett age 73

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Brian Cushing is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Brian Cushing age 31

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Rey Maualuga is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Rey Maualuga age 31

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138 57
Marqise Lee is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Marqise Lee age 26

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107 38
Tyron Smith is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Tyron Smith age 27

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106 38
LenDale White is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
LenDale White age 33

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Ryan Kalil is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Ryan Kalil age 33

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

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

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

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

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87 35
Sam Cunningham is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

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Rodney Peete is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Rodney Peete age 52

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Lofa Tatupu is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Lofa Tatupu age 35

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63 27
Mark Carrier is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Mark Carrier age 52

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72 36
Dwayne Jarrett is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

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50 19
Keith Van Horne is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

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41 12
Sam Darnold is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Rusty Shackelford added Sam Darnold

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58 26
Nelson Agholor is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

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49 19
Joey Browner is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Joey Browner age 57

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Dennis Smith is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Dennis Smith age 59

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51 21
Keith Rivers is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Keith Rivers age 31

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66 33
Taylor Mays is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Taylor Mays age 30

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Tim McDonald is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Tim McDonald age 53

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51 22
Brad Budde is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Brad Budde age 59

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55 27
Richard Wood is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Richard Wood age 64

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57 29
Joe McKnight is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Joe McKnight age 29

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T. J. McDonald is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time