Ben Koyack

Oct 4, 2014; South Bend, IN, USA; Notre Dame Fighting Irish quarterback Everett Golson (5) reacts after throwing a touchdown pass in the fourth quarter against the Stanford Cardinal at Notre Dame Stadium. Notre Dame won 17-14. Mandatory Credit: Matt Cashore-USA TODAY Sports

The FIGHTING IRISH validated their nickname in a tense 17-14 win over Stanford. Everett "Two Minute Drill" Golson floated a sweet 23 yard pass to the steadfast Ben Koyack to give the Irish a 17-14 lead with 1:01 left in ...
Cole Luke - Notre Dame CB

The Irish kept their undefeated season alive with a thrilling 17-14 comeback win over Stanford on Saturday.  Notre Dame overcame turnovers and sloppiness on offense that had very much to do with the bad weather in South Bend to earn ...
Jaylon Smith is Indispensable for Notre Dame

The latest version of the Hollywood blockbuster series the Expendables opened at the box office a couple weeks ago.  While the over the hill all-star cast may play the roles of expendable mercanaries, the list of players we have here ...
Ben Koyack - Notre Dame TE

Our series of Now or Never players for Notre Dame in 2014 charges forward today by staying on the offensive side of the ball where he look at a third weapon for Everett Golson and the Notre Dame passing attack ...
Jaylon Smith - All American

Notre Dame sophomore linebacker Jaylon Smith has Notre Dame fans giddy with excitement over what he will add to the 2014 Fighting Irish defense after an impressive rookie campaign.  The college football media is taking notice too.  Phil Steele, the ...

Notre Dame Fighting Irish offensive tackle Ronnie Stanley (78) battles with Michigan State Spartans defensive end Marcus Rush (44) in action during the 2013 game between the Notre Dame and Michigan State. Notre Dame won the game by a score ...
Ishaq Williams - Notre Dame OLB/DE

Notre Dame didn’t satisfy its goal of returning to the national championship in 2013 due to slipping back into poor habits from 2011. If the Irish want to get back on track in 2014 they’ll need have numerous veterans step ...
TJ Jones - Touchdown vs. Pitt

The Irish fell to 7-3 on the season after their upset loss to Pittsburgh Saturday night.  Notre Dame looked sloppy in all phases of the game, poor quarterback play, bizarre coaching decisions, and lackluster defense.  All these mistakes compounded by ...
Ben Koyack - Notre Dame TE

Notre Dame improved to 7-2 on the season with a much too close for comfortable victory over the Navy Midshipmen.  The Notre Dame defense was carved up for over 300 yards by the Navy ground game, but in the end ...
Ben Koyack - Notre Dame TE

Junior tight end Ben Koyack enters the 2013 season looking to find consistency and live up to his potential.  Koyack will need to step up this season after underachieving in his first two campaigns as a member of the Irish ...
Troy Niklas - Mackey Award Watch List

As the days of off-season speculation and depth chart engineering dwindle with the season finally drawing near, the pre-season watch list cycle is in full swing  the latest of which has two Notre Dame players represented.  Both Troy Niklas and ...

Every spring story-lines emerge and new players step into roles they previously hadn’t held for colleges all around the country.  Such is the nature of the beast in college football with teams replacing a quarter of their roster every year.  Those spring ...

As Notre Dame pushes into the final stages of spring practice for 2012, we look at some players on the roster whose role for the 2012 is still very much undefined but could end up being major based on how ...

Brian Kelly and staff reeled in a recruiting class on Wednesday in their first go round coaching the Fighting Irish.  Mixed in with headliners like Aaron Lynch, Stephon Tuitt, and Ishaq Williams are a number of players who have flown ...

Baring any last minute changes, Notre Dame will sign seven offensive players in this year’s class.  Here’s a quick run down of each along with a look at the lone special teams addition this year. George Atkinson III – WR ...