Notre Dame has been pulling in top talent for the past few seasons with this year looking like the best class in recent history. The Irish have five early enrollees for the spring semester, and each will be provided with an opportunity for early playing time.
This is a look at the five early enrollees and how they stack up as possible early impact players.
Malik Zaire will be an outsider but competitor in the assumed quarterback competition that will unfold this spring, and Mike Heuerman has a shot at becoming a solid tight end for the Irish in his first year.
These are the five early enrollees for the Irish.