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Colleague Travis Haney says that Stephon Tuitt is on the "heavy-lifting" team entering 2013.
IrishIllustrated.com's Pete Sampson and Tim Prister take stock of some new Notre Dame talent this spring.
Tight ends coach Scott Booker is facing life after Tyler Eifert, Wes Morgan writes on BlueandGold.com.
Louis Nix leads by showing tough love, Rachel Terlep writes in the Elkhart Truth.
Notre Dame's D-line is a work in progress, Tony Krausz writes in the (Fort Wayne) Journal-Gazette.