Solid week for the Irish on the trail.
From Friday: Notre Dame landed four-star outside linebacker Richard Yeargin III (Fort Lauderdale, Fla./University School of Nova South) who our Jared Shanker says helps the program on the field and on the recruiting trail.
On Saturday, the Irish picked up four-star defensive lineman Matt Dickerson (San Mateo, Calif./Junipero), and Shanker says that the back-to-back pick-ups are huge for the school's national recruiting presence.
Notre Dame's 2014 class is now up three spots, to No. 9 nationally, according to RecruitingNation.
Five-star defensive end Lorenzo Carter (Norcross, Ga./Norcross) named Notre Dame on Wednesday as one of his top-seven.
Tom Luginbill discusses the recruiting impact of uniforms and facilities, specifically as they relate to Notre Dame and Oregon.