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2014 Top 50 Pac-12 Players - 30-21: Byron Marshall and Javorious Allen best backs in the West

21-30 filled with talented running backs and receivers.

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29. Max Tuerk Jr. C USC

Tuerk takes over for Marcus Martin at center after emerging as a standout at tackle for the Trojans the past couple of seasons and is the best player on the offensive line for USC. He is a long lineman with good NFL potential who will key the Trojan run game.

28. Jared Tevis Sr. S Arizona

He may not be a household name, but Tevis has been honorable mention All-Pac-12 the past two seasons and is a tackling machine that is also skilled in pass defense. He is the leader of the Wildcat defense and is a huge asset in all facets of defense.

27. Steven Nelson Sr. CB Oregon State

The Pac-12's leading returner in interceptions, Nelson came in from JC and excelled right away as a Beaver with 62 tackles and a total of six interceptions. He will have to step up as the Beavers' leader at cornerback with Rashaad Reynolds graduated, but he has the skills to be the next great Oregon State corner.

26. Marcus Peters Jr. CB Washington

A big, 6'0 200 corner, Peters broke out in 2013, picking off five passes on his way to second-team All-Pac-12 honors. A dynamic and versatile athlete, he has the ability to take over a game on defense like he did against Oregon State when he had six tackles, two interceptions and forced and recovered a fumble.

25. D.J. Foster Jr. RB Arizona State

A fantastic pass-catching back, Foster will get his time to shine as the feature back in the Sun Devil offense in 2014 after splitting time with Marion Grice for a couple of years. He ran for more than 500 yards and six touchdowns, but more impressively had 63 receptions for 653 yards and four touchdowns in 2013, making him one of the best dual threat backs in the nation.

24. Austin Hill Sr. WR Arizona

Hill was one of the best receivers in the conference in 2012 when he had more than 80 catches for more than 1,300 yards with 11 touchdowns before an injury kept him out all of 2013. If he can come back at full strength, he could easily become the best receiver in the conference.

23. Dres Anderson Sr. WR Utah

Anderson quietly had more than 1,000 yards receiving in 2013 and caught seven touchdowns while also running for one in 2013. He has decent size at 6'1 187, but is best at being a deep threat, averaging nearly 19 yards per-catch in 2013.

22. Nelson Agholor Jr. WR USC

One of the best pure athletes in the Pac-12, Agholor has had a great career, particularly in 2013 when he had more than 900 yards and six touchdowns, but is poised for a major breakout in 2014. He has first round talent and finally gets to shine without Robert Woods and Marqise Lee shadowing him, so don't be surprised if he ends up being the conference's top receiver by the end of the year.

21. Javorious Allen Jr. RB USC

The best of USC's furious trio at running back, Allen caught fire later in 2013 and finished with 785 yards and 14 touchdowns. At 6'1 215, he brings everything you want in a running back, complete with pass-catching skills.