Malik Zaire


1. Score early. The best way to quash Purdue's upset bid is with a few quick touchdowns and put a team that won one game a year ago into an early hole.


Malik Zaire's Notre Dame debut came in about the most ideal situation possible. And it went about as well as anyone could've expected.


SOUTH BEND, Ind. --  On Saturday, Notre Dame finally saw just how good its offense can be with Everett Golson at the helm.


With preseason camp over and Saturday's season opener only a few days away, here's what Notre Dame's two-deep depth chart looks like heading into the 2014 season:


SOUTH BEND, Ind. — While Everett Golson returned to Notre Dame ahead of Malik Zaire, there was one aspect of the game in which the sophomore had a leg up on the senior.