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The 2019 USC football season is now 79 days away.

The No. 79 jersey hasn’t been particularly popular for the Trojans in recent years, but it still has a history worth exploring.

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Today’s countdown looks at the men behind the number:

Who wore it best?

The first name that may come to mind when thinking of the No. 79 is Sam Baker. He’s certainly deserving of the recognition. Few Trojans have achieved more in their careers from start to finish.