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CoachSpeak: Commit Mahone "A Great Athlete"

Notre Dame secured its first running back pledge of the 2012 class when four-star William Mahone of Fitch High (Youngstown, Ohio) announced he committed to the Irish. So, what is Notre Dame getting? His coach spoke to IrishEyes.com to give his thoughts on what Notre Dame fans can expect.

All it takes is a step or two and Fitch High (Youngstown, Ohio) running back William Mahone will be at full speed, he catches the ball out of the backfield and is tough to tackle in space. Those are some of the key attributes Mahone will be bringing to Notre Dame, according to his coach, Phil Annarella. "As far as physical ability, he's just a great athlete," Annarella said. "Again, because of...

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