Found August 09, 2013 on Subway Domer:
This 5 player series dissects returning Irish players whose careers appear to be approaching "Now or Never" junctures. Each featured athlete enters Notre Dame's 2013 Fall Camp as a Junior. As members of the consensus Top 10 2011 Irish Recruiting Class, they know two of their original class members almost assuredly will go in the 1st Round of the 2014 NFL Draft. Others in their Irish locker room adorn pre-season All-America and positional award "watch" lists. With another élite class in 2013 set to take their first reps in August, many of these upperclassmen will find a depth chart featuring experienced veterans on top and talented newcomers below. Tight End Ben Koyack Many of the game's greatest players can't make the following statement: "I started in college football's National Championship game." Ben Koyack is one of those select few players for whom this is fact. Fans of the 2012 Notre Dame Football team wouldn't list Be...
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