'Crootin' ... as all the cool kids say.
ICMYI earlier this week: ESPN150 RB Greg Bryant (Delray Beach, Fla./American Heritage-Boca-Delray) and Watch List OT Jimmy Byrne (Cleveland/Saint Ignatius) are the latest members of Notre Dame's 2013 and 2014 recruiting classes, respectively.
ESPN Watch List TE Jeb Blazevich (Charlotte, N.C./Charlotte Christian) has Notre Dame in his top six, and he's planning a visit soon, our Dave Hooker writes. Blazevich is from the same high school as Matthias Farley.
ESPN150 DE Tashawn Bower (Somerville, N.J./Immaculata) is planning an official visit to Notre Dame and several others after de-committing from Auburn.
Three-star WR Akia Booker (Duncan, S.C./Byrnes) says Notre Dame and several others offered him last week, our Miller Safrit writes.