The USC Trojans employ the classical 4-3, as they are one of the few teams in college football that rarely has to scrape for the elite defensive line talent. Let's take a look at some of the linebackers the Trojans can go after in this class.
Gumbs enjoys latest USC visit by Chris Swanson: "Addison Gumbs visited USC for the third time this past weekend and was again impressed with what he saw." [USC Rivals]
Top OLB Addison Gumbs comfortable at USC: "The top outside linebacker in the West is becoming a regular in Southern California." [Scout.com > USCFootball.com]
Trojans after Brandon James: "With 30-plus scholarship offers out in the state of Florida, linebacker Brandon James was one of the first players USC began pursuing this year." [Scout.com > USCFootball.com]
Fagan is planning a USC trip by Chris Swanson: "Southridge HS linebacker Nadarius Fagan is looking at USC because of his interest in football and acting." [USC Rivals]