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USC class has plenty of size

Skill players are talented, but the real value for the Trojans found in the trenches

Updated: February 2, 2011, 11:49 PM ET
By Mark Saxon | ESPNLosAngeles.com

LOS ANGELES -- The skill players the USC Trojans landed -- and one they didn't -- probably will dominate the discussion, but USC's latest recruiting class, ranked No. 4 in the nation by ESPN.com, is really about guys who practically never touch the ball.

USC's class consisted mostly of linemen and linebackers, the Trojans' two biggest areas of need. Of the 22 players USC signed Wednesday, 14 were linemen or linebackers.

"If we could have, we would have signed more. I think we might ...

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