January 9, 2007

Irish visit for Peters?

Defensive end Jason Peters of Baton Rouge Catholic in Louisiana made an official visit to Georgia Tech in December and is set to take visits to Nebraska, Florida and LSU this month. The 6-foot-4, 262-pound athlete could add a fifth trip to that schedule.

"I talked with (Notre Dame offensive coordinator) Mike Haywood last week," Peters said. "We were trying to work out a visit. Coach (Charlie) Weis is coming to see me on Jan. 17 and he said we'll talk about a visit then."

After striking out on Ohio's top player, Ben Martin, the Irish just might intensify their recruiting efforts with Peters. Notre Dame has already changed the position it projects Peters to play, which better suits the prospect's wants.

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