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2016 Notre Dame Football Depth Charts

Notre Dame Football Depth Chart: NC State ’16

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The youth movement for the 2016 Notre Dame Fighting Irish continues this week with the official depth chart for the NC State game.  Fourteen true freshman have their names on this week’s depth chart.  FOURTEEN!  There weren’t any real notable changes to the starting lineup, but there was a lot of movement of positions and backups this week. Dexter Williams makes his debut on the depth chart at running back listed as a co-backup to Josh Adams along with Tarean Folston.  It would be shocking – and inexplicable – if Williams didn’t continue to see his role expand. Chase Claypool ...

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Notre Dame Football Depth Chart: Syracuse 2016

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Brian Kelly said changes are coming personnel wise but as expected, we will have to wait until Saturday to see what they are after the weekly depth chart came out identical to last week’s.  Brian Kelly was asked about the potential changes on Tuesday but didn’t offer a whole lot of insight into what we may see. Kelly did give some hints about what be on the horizon – he called out Jay Hayes and Asmar Bial on defense as two players who need to be on the field more.  Dexter Williams has come up many times since the weekend ...

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Notre Dame Football Depth Chart: Duke ’16

Notre Dame WR Chase Claypool

Notre Dame limps into week four sporting an unsightly 1-2 record for the third time in seven years under Brian Kelly.  The Irish will look to get back to .500 and turn their season around by hosting a Duke Blue Devils team featuring the same record.  Even with another disappointing loss in September, no changes to the official depth chart were made this week. While there were no “official changes” made, here are a couple things to keep an eye on. Watch out at WDE where Daelin Hayes played more against Michigan State than he had in the past and ...

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Notre Dame Football Depth Chart: 2016 Michigan State

Tevon Coney - Notre Dame LB

A few changes to the Notre Dame depth chart this week as the Irish expect to welcome back their top wide receiver, lost one of their best defenders, and welcome a new starting WILL.  Get ready for this weekend’s showdown with Michigan State with this week’s depth chart. Torii Hunter is back atop the depth chart at the X receiver position as he is expected back this week from the concussion he suffered on the missed targeting call against Texas. Josh Adams and Tarean Folston are still listed as the co-starters at RB Tevon Coney makes his first appearance on ...

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Notre Dame Football Depth Chart: 2016 Nevada

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No changes on either offense or special teams for week 2.  Deshone Kizer and Malik Zaire are still listed as co-starters as are Josh Adams and Tarean Folston at running back. UPDATE: Deshone Kizer has been named the starting quarterback for the Nevada game UPDATE: Torii Hunter has been ruled out for this weekend’s game. Torii Hunter is still listed as “X” WR but his status is still up in the air as he goes through the concussion protocol this week. Big change comes at Free Safety with Devin Studstill listed as the #1 and fellow freshman Jalen Elliot listed as ...

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Notre Dame Football Depth Chart: Texas 2016

Notre Dame vs. Texas

Notre Dame kicks off the 2016 on Sunday night in Austin against the same Longhorns team they beat handily to open the 2015 season.  In advance of the season opener, Notre Dame has released its official depth chart for the game. Tevon Coney, Dexter Williams, and Kevin Stepherson are both listed in the two-deep despite their somewhat uncertain status following their mid-August arrests. Freshmen Jamir Jones, Julian Love, Jalen Elliot, Devin Studstill, and Tommy Kraemer were the other frosh to crack the two-deep in addition to Stepherson. Three positions (noted with *) have co-starters: QB, RB, and NT.  The only ...

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