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VIDEO: Notre Dame tight end Tyler Eifert talks on Bishop Dwenger

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All-American just one of three former Saints players on Irish squad

Friday, January 4, 2013 - 9:04 am

Notre Dame football has made its presence in Fort Wayne in recent years. The top-ranked Fighting Irish have three contributing players (two that start) from Bishop Dwenger High School, including All-American senior tight end Tyler Eifert.

Eifert spoke with the media regarding what playing in the Saint program has done to prepare himself, sophomore defensive lineman Tony Springmann, and senior wide receiver John Goodman for the rigors of major college football.