May 1, 2006
South Bend, Ind. - Six members of the 2005 Notre Dame football team have signed or agreed to terms on contracts with National Football League clubs as of 9 p.m. Eastern Time Sunday night. The following departing Irish football players signed or agreed to terms as follows:
Player (Position) - NFL Team
D.J. Fitzpatrick (Placekicker) - New York Jets Brandon Hoyte (Linebacker) - Indianapolis Colts Mark LeVoir (Offensive Lineman) - Chicago Bears Corey Mays (Linebacker) - New England Patriots Rashon Powers-Neal (Running Back) - Denver Broncos Matt Shelton (Wide Receiver) - New England Patriots.