College Football Playoff teams go national to stock rosters

Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly gestures as he speaks to his team during practice at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, Monday, Dec. 24, 2018. Notre Dame is scheduled to play Clemson in the NCAA Cotton Bowl semi-final playoff Saturday. (AP Photo/Jim Cowsert)

ARLINGTON, Texas — Notre Dame has always cast a wide net to find football players.