Nyles Morgan


If Notre Dame can mount a legitimate playoff push this fall, it'll certainly take more than five players.


SOUTH BEND, Ind. — It wasn't a coincidence Notre Dame’s defense allowed 43 points per game without linebacker Joe Schmidt last November.


CULVER, Ind. — Joe Schmidt didn’t immediately believe his ankle was broken and dislocated as he kneeled on the sidelines last November at FedEx Field.


With the start of Notre Dame preseason camp approaching fast, we’re looking at what to expect from each unit that’ll take the field Sept. 5 under the lights against Texas.


With spring practice wrapped up in South Bend and three and a half months until Notre Dame begins its 2015 preparations in earnest, here’s a look at where the Irish depth chart stands heading into