Quinn getting agent search going early

One of the goals of Notre Dame coach Charlie Weis in his second season with the Irish was to eliminate as many distractions as possible for quarterback Brady Quinn, who is coming off a record-setting season, and is the early-line favorite to be the top prospect in the 2007 NFL draft.

Nearly three months before the Irish open the campaign at Georgia Tech, it appears Weis has succeeded on at least one critical front.