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Irish Recruits React to Weis

Scott Smith

Irish head coach Charlie Weis was named as Notre Dame's head coach on Monday and the new coach didn't waste any time getting on the phone with some of Notre Dame's top recruiting targets. What did these top prospects think of Weis?

Highland Park, Ill. linebacker committed to Notre Dame back in July. Smith has never wavered on his commitment despite the firing of former head coach Tyrone Willingham. The 6-4, 220-pound Smith received one of the first calls made by new head coach Charlie Weis on Monday. "He definitely made me very excited to play for him," said Smith of his first conversation with Weis. "He's a... Recommended Stories

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