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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537 140
Marcus Allen is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 58

2
536 140
Troy Polamalu is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 34

3
538 142
Ronnie Lott is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 56

4
439 108
Junior Seau is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Dec. at 43 (1969-2012)

5
645 187
Reggie Bush is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 33

6
532 145
O. J. Simpson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 70

7
333 75
Anthony Muñoz is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

8
306 91
Lynn Swann is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 63

9
322 103
Carson Palmer is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 38

10
349 121
Clay Matthews III is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

11
204 64
Willie McGinest is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

12
199 62
Bruce Matthews is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

13
169 54
Tony Boselli is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 45

14
173 57
Frank Gifford is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 87

15
217 82
Keyshawn Johnson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

16
175 62
Charles White is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 57

17
288 128
Matt Leinart is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 34

18
189 71
Steve Smith is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 38

19
173 63
Marqise Lee is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 26

20
186 71
Brian Cushing is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 31

21
141 45
Jack Del Rio is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 55

22
137 43
Robert Woods is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 65

23
160 57
Rey Maualuga is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 31

24
123 35
Leonard Williams is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

25
143 47
Tyron Smith is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 27

26
173 66
Anthony Davis is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 38

27
144 49
Ricky Bell is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Dec. at 29 (1955-1984)

28
140 48
LenDale White is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 33

29
123 39
Mike Garrett is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 73

30
131 44
Ron Yary is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 71

31
114 35
Ryan Kalil is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 33

32
108 32
Matt Kalil is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 28

33
122 42
Mike Williams is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 58

34
101 29
Sam Darnold is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
LuckyDarth123 added Sam Darnold Quarterback

35
106 38
Rodney Peete is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 52

36
110 42
Sam Cunningham is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

37
92 33
Nelson Agholor is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

38
82 30
Everson Griffen is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

39
86 35
Lofa Tatupu is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 33

40
71 24
Joey Browner is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 57

41
78 31
Mark Carrier is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 50

42
89 41
Dwayne Jarrett is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

43
86 39
Taylor Mays is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 30

44
79 35
Joe McKnight is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 29

45
70 30
Jason Sehorn is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 46

46
58 22
Keith Van Horne is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

47
65 28
T. J. McDonald is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

48
56 21
Tim McDonald is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 53

49
61 26
Dennis Smith is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 56

50
109 65
Matt Barkley is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
age 27