college 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.
 

 

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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 57

2
+ - 283 72
Reggie Bush 
                    is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Reggie Bush age 32

3
+ - 235 54
Ronnie Lott 
                    is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Ronnie Lott age 57

4
+ - 213 47
Troy Polamalu 
                    is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Troy Polamalu age 35

5
+ - 205 47
Junior Seau 
                    is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Junior Seau Died at 43 (1969-2012)

6
+ - 222 60
O. J. Simpson 
                    is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
O. J. Simpson age 69

7
+ - 136 29
Lynn Swann 
                    is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Lynn Swann age 65

8
+ - 134 35
Anthony Muñoz 
                    is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

9
+ - 148 42
Carson Palmer 
                    is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Carson Palmer age 37

10
+ - 154 49
Clay Matthews III 
                    is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

11
+ - 138 47
Matt Leinart 
                    is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Matt Leinart age 33

12
+ - 98 32
Anthony Davis 
                    is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Anthony Davis age 37

13
+ - 98 33
Charles White 
                    is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Charles White age 59

14
+ - 79 23
Bruce Matthews 
                    is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

15
+ - 103 38
Keyshawn Johnson 
                    is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

16
+ - 79 25
Frank Gifford 
                    is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Frank Gifford age 86

17
+ - 80 26
Steve Smith 
                    is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Steve Smith age 37

18
+ - 81 27
Willie McGinest 
                    is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

19
+ - 88 32
Brian Cushing 
                    is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Brian Cushing age 30

20
+ - 70 22
Tony Boselli 
                    is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Tony Boselli age 44

21
+ - 71 23
Ricky Bell 
                    is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Ricky Bell Died at 29 (1955-1984)

22
+ - 60 16
LenDale White 
                    is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
LenDale White age 32

23
+ - 79 29
Rey Maualuga 
                    is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Rey Maualuga age 30

24
+ - 58 19
Ron Yary 
                    is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Ron Yary age 70

25
+ - 44 10
Matt Kalil 
                    is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Matt Kalil age 27

26
+ - 84 38
Marqise Lee 
                    is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Marqise Lee age 25

27
+ - 59 21
Mike Williams 
                    is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Mike Williams age 57

28
+ - 58 21
Mike Garrett 
                    is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Mike Garrett age 72

29
+ - 52 17
Tyron Smith 
                    is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Tyron Smith age 26

30
+ - 50 16
Ryan Kalil 
                    is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Ryan Kalil age 32

31
+ - 55 21
Jack Del Rio 
                    is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Jack Del Rio age 54

32
+ - 36 8
Leonard Williams 
                    is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

33
+ - 50 19
Rodney Peete 
                    is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Rodney Peete age 51

34
+ - 54 23
Sam Cunningham 
                    is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

35
+ - 53 23
Robert Woods 
                    is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Robert Woods age 66

36
+ - 48 21
Dwayne Jarrett 
                    is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

37
+ - 38 14
Mark Carrier 
                    is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Mark Carrier age 51

38
+ - 54 30
Matt Barkley 
                    is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Matt Barkley age 26

39
+ - 31 12
Chris Claiborne 
                    is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

40
+ - 37 17
Lofa Tatupu 
                    is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Lofa Tatupu age 34

41
+ - 32 13
Brad Budde 
                    is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Brad Budde age 58

42
+ - 28 11
Dennis Smith 
                    is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Dennis Smith age 58

43
+ - 29 12
Keith Van Horne 
                    is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

44
+ - 29 12
Keith Rivers 
                    is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Keith Rivers age 30

45
+ - 36 18
Richard Wood 
                    is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Richard Wood age 63

46
+ - 26 10
Joey Browner 
                    is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Joey Browner age 56

47
+ - 35 18
Taylor Mays 
                    is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Taylor Mays age 29

48
+ - 31 15
Charle Young 
                    is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Charle Young age 66

49
+ - 25 10
Johnnie Morton 
                    is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time

50
+ - 26 11
Tim McDonald 
                    is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best USC Trojans Players of All Time
Tim McDonald age 52