Triple threat of sales

Kiffin, Orgeron and Polamalu form recruiting tripod that's second to none

Updated: December 13, 2012, 11:15 AM ET
By Greg Katz | WeAreSC
If there was a Mount Rushmore for USC recruiting this past decade, the faces of current head coach Lane Kiffin, recruiting coordinator and defensive line coach Ed Orgeron and running backs coach Kennedy Polamalu would be on it.

Mike Williams
Jeff Gross/Getty ImagesMike Williams was Lane Kiffin's first of many big recruiting scores in his USC coaching career.
Sure, the Trojans didn't live up to their preseason No. 1 ranking on the field in 2012, but when it comes to the recruiting season, the firm of Kiffin, Orgeron and Polamalu have the cardinal and gold positioned once again as a serious challenger for the top 2013 recruiting class.

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