Notre Dame Depth Chart

A look at Notre Dame's starters, expected contributors, and key injuries entering Saturday's contest.

Notre Dame Offensive Depth Chart

Left Tackle – Sophomore #70 Zack Martin

Left Guard – 5th-Year Senior #59 Chris Stewart

Center – Junior #52 Braxston Cave

Right Guard – Junior #78 Trevor Robinson

Right Tackle – Senior #75 Taylor Dever

Tight End – Junior #9 Kyle Rudolph

X Receiver – Freshman #7 T.J. Jones

(W) Wide Receiver – Junior #3 Michael Floyd

Slot Receiver – Sophomore #6 Theo Riddick

Tailback – Senior #5 Armando Allen

Quarterback – Junior #10 Dayne Crist

Key Offensive Reserves

Tailback – Sophomore #20 Cierre Wood

Tight End – Sophomore #80 Tyler Eifert

(X) Wide Receiver – Senior #18 Duval Kamara

Center – Junior Mike Golic, Jr.

Guard/Center – Sophomore #66 Chris Watt

Probable Offensive Contributors

Wide Receiver – Sophomore #84 Robby Toma

Tailback – Junior #25 Jonas Gray

Tailback/Fullback – Senior #33 Robert Hughes

Tight End – Senior #83 Mike Ragone

Tight End/Fullback – Senior #41 Bobby Burger

W Receiver – Junior #81 John Goodman

Tackle – Senior #77 Matt Romine

Guard/Tackle – Senior #76 Andrew Nuss

Quarterback – Freshman #13 Tommy Rees

Quarterback – Junior #16 Nate Montana

Offensive Note: 5th-year senior and backup center Dan Wenger is out due to a concussion.

Irish Defensive Depth Chart

Defensive End – Junior #90 Ethan Johnson

Defensive End – Junior #89 Kapron Lewis-Moore

Nose Guard – Senior #95 Ian Williams

WILL Linebacker – Sophomore #44 Carlo Calabrese

Middle Linebacker – Sophomore #5 Manti Te'o

Outside (CAT) Linebacker – Junior #45 Darius Fleming

Outside (DOG) Linebacker – Senior #56 Kerry Neal

Field Cornerback – Senior #2 Darrin Walls

Boundary Cornerback – Senior #4 Gary Gray

Free Safety – Sophomore #17 Zeke Motta

Strong Safety – Senior #22 Harrison Smith

Key Defensive Contributors

Third Cornerback – Junior #12 Robert Blanton

Nose Guard – Junior #98 Sean Cwynar

Defensive End – Junior #79 Hafis Williams

Defensive End – Senior #91 Emeka Nwankwo

Outside (DOG) Linebacker – Senior #58 Brian Smith

Outside Linebacker – Junior #46 Steve Filer

Safety – Junior #15 Dan McCarthy

Inside Linebacker – Junior #54 Anthony McDonald

Outside (CAT) Linebacker – Freshman #55 Prince Shembo

Possible Defensive Contributors

Cornerback – Freshman #23 Lo Wood

Inside Linebacker – Freshman #13 Danny Spond

Defensive Note: Junior starting free safety Jamoris Slaughter will dress, but see the field only in an emergency situation. Senior inside linebacker Steve Paskorz is out for at least two more games due to a late-camp knee injury. Junior inside linebacker David Posluszny is likely out due to a hamstring injury.

Notre Dame Special Teams

Place-Kicker – Senior #48 David Ruffer

Kick-off Specialist – Senior #48 David Ruffer

Punter – Sophomore #35 Ben Turk

Long-snapper – sophomore #60 Jordan Cowart

Short-snapper – Senior #62 Bill Flavin

Holder – Junior #50 Ryan Kavanagh

Kick Returners – Sophomore #20 Cierre Wood and sophomore #6 Theo Riddick

Punt Returners – Senior #5 Armando Allen and sophomore #81 John Goodman


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