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Linebacker Clay Burton from Venice High School (Fla.) is one of the building blocks of the future for the Irish defense. After he took his official visit for the Stanford game, he's looking forward to getting started as soon as possible.

Clay Burton was already sold on Notre Dame prior to his official visit for the Stanford game, but it was important for the Irish to get him back in town while the students were on campus. It was also important that his mom got a chance to take the visit with him. "It was definitely great," Burton said of his of his visit. "I knew I was confident about my decision. I just wanted to get back up... Recommended Stories