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Jaylon Smith has been described as the prize of the 2013 Notre Dame recruiting class by just about every recruiting expert there is. Saturday afternoon the Indiana native showed why in a big way during the annual US Army All American Bowl in San Antonio.
The biggest news out of Friday night’s Under Armour All American Game for Notre Dame fans was the commitment of 5-star safety Max Redfield to Notre Dame, but a couple current commitments, Alex Anzalone and Tarean Folston, gave Irish fans reason to smile as well…
The Notre Dame recruiting train continued to move forward on Friday with the commitment of 5-star safety Max Redfield on Friday. Redfield, a one-time USC commitment, selected Notre Dame over USC and Oregon during the Under Armour All American game on ESPN.
At this point I’m sure nobody needs much more to hype them up for Monday’s game, but just in case – watch this.
Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly continued to collect coach of the year honors on Wednesday when he was named the Walter Camp coach of the year – his fourth major coach of the year of the award after guiding the Irish to Monday’s BCS Championship showdown with Alabama.
Most years, during the first week of January, the only game Notre Dame fans are preparing themselves for are the yearly high school All American bowls. This year? Well, we all know that we have the ultimate game still left, but those All American games are still happening this week so here is a quick run down of the commits and prospects Notre Dame has playing in the three major bowl games this weekend.
One of the very few downfalls of Notre Dame’s 12-0 regular season and all of the attention that it’s brought to the program is the inevitable Brian Kelly NFL speculation that has already begun after the NFL’s annual “Black Monday.”
Notre Dame wide receiver commitment Torii Hunter Jr suffered a reported broken femur during practice on Tuesday for this weekend’s US Army All American bowl – the first major injury in this year’s Army all-star game.
Notre Dame has had plenty of marquee players along the way to its 12-0 regular season, but in order to pull off an undefeated regular season you need plenty of unsung heroes to help out along the way. Here are eight players who may not have picked up any off-season hardware of made any All American lists whose contributions were vital to getting Notre Dame to Miami for the BCS Championship game.
As we close out 2012, we take a look back at the top stories that we’ve had here on UHND over the course of the last 12 months based on which stories had the most page views. Scroll through the list of stories we had this year to see how far Notre Dame has come from the spring transfer of Aaron Lynch to our top story from 2012.
When Brian Kelly addressed the media on Saturday, he announced that sophomore wide receiver Davaris Daniels was a full go for contact drills in Saturday’s practice and will be available for Notre Dame in the BCS Championship game next Monday after missing the final two games of the regular season with a shoulder injury.
Brian Kelly talked to the media on Saturday after Notre Dame’s latest practice for next week’s BCS National Championship. Here’s some quick notes on what Kelly had to say along with the full video of Kelly’s media session.
As the final days of 2012 wind down and we inch closer and closer to Notre Dame’s showdown with Alabama for the BCS Championship, today we look back at the plays that defined Notre Dame’s improbable run to Miami.
Notre Dame’s on the field success in 2012 continued to pay dividends on the recruiting trail on Sunday when Brian Kelly and the Fighting Irish secured a commitment from 5-star running back Greg Bryant filling a potentail void in the backfield for next season.
Notre Dame honored this year’s seniors with a great video last night. This year’s class has done a lot for Notre Dame over the last four years in bringing the Irish back to the forefront of the national title picture. For all they’ve done, I think all Notre Dame fans owe them a big thank you.