Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 11/15/14
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No surprise here: Dayne Crist is listed atop the depth chart at Kansas. The former Notre Dame quarterback transferred after the fall semester to play for new coach Charlie Weis, who recruited him to South Bend and now is attempting to rebuild a moribund program that finished 2-10 last season under Turner Gill. Weis said that Crist, who is eligible to compete this fall because he's already graduated, has been instrumental in helping his new teammates adjust to the new regime. ''Having Dayne here gives us a big jumpstart,'' Weis said Tuesday in his first news conference of spring practice. ''It isn't just having a new quarterback. It's a new quarterback that knows the system, knows you, was recruited by you, knows your wife, knows what you want. ''It's not just him as a player,'' Weis added. ''Every one of them will tell you the same thing, and I'll tell you: You know when a kid is special? The day he walks in and the other guys look at him as a leader, and that kid hasn't done an...
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