"I've always seen potential," he said. "Florida was the school during the time of me growing up, getting through high school. ... I kind of sold myself. I bought into the program. I bought into the guys around me. I believe in what Coach Mac wants to do. I believe in this team and I mean this is an attractive to be. I think this is the best place in the country to be, and I'm glad that I'm able to be a part of the team."
FILE - In this Sept. 5, 2015, file photo, Notre Dame quarterback Malik Zaire looks to a pass during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Texas, in South Bend, Ind. Former Notre Dame quarterback Malik Zaire says it’s official: He’s going to Florida.