Four Trojans nominated for 2012 Pro Football Hall
The Pro Football Hall of Fame houses more representatives from Southern California than any other school. A record eleven Trojans are enshrined in the palace of football past, and with the preliminary list of 2012 nominees announced today, there is potential for that number to swell.
2012 Hall of Fame Nominees
WR, Keyshawn Johnson (first-time eligible)
Tampa Bay Bucs- 2000-2003 (Super Bowl Champion)
Dallas Cowboys- 2004-2005
Pro Bowl- 1998 (MVP),1999, 2001
USC-1994-1995 (2x All-American)
T, Tony Boselli
Pro Bowl- 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000
Inducted in Jacksonville Jaguars Hall of Fame
USC- 1991-1994 (3x All-American)
LB, Clay Matthews Jr.
Atlanta Falcons- 1994-1996
Pro Bowl-1985, 1987, 1988, 1989
S, Joey Browner
Tampa Bay Bucs-1992
Pro Bowl-1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990
USC-1979-1982 (4x All-American)
The preliminary list consists of 103 nominees, which will be reduced to 25 in November, before finally being trimmed to a final 15 in January.