Durham Smythe

Brandon Wimbush - Notre Dame QB

Notre Dame Football ’17 Stock Report: Week 9

First, it was nerve racking. Then it was a romp. Finally, it was (somewhat) a disappointment. Notre Dame found the let down (defensively anyway) everyone has been talking about for weeks, in its 48-37 victory over now 5-4 Wake Forest. ...

Notre Dame Football: Awards Watch List Week 1 Recap

The first week of college football awards watch lists has completed and Notre Dame is well represented,  We covered a few of them individually as they were announced, but with the volume of awards, felt a recap was in order. ...

Notre Dame Football: Irish Land Duo on Mackey Watch List

Watch List Week continues to roll on this week.  On Monday we learned that Nyles Morgan is on the Bednarik Watch List and that Josh Adams and Mike McGlinchey are on the Maxwell Award watch list.  On Tuesday we found ...

Revisiting The Notre Dame Preseason Over/Under Predictions: Offense

Back in August I made some over/under predictions for the Notre Dame offense and now that the season is over it seems appropriate that we take a look back and see how I did. It’s important to remember that when ...

Notre Dame Football Stock Report: Week 3

After a volatile  week one for the Notre Dame football team, week 2 brought a return to normalcy against the Nevada Wolfpack  with a 39-10 win in the first game at Notre Dame Stadium in 2016. The Irish entered the ...
Torii Hunter - Notre Dame WR

2016 Over/Under Predictions For Notre Dame Football: Offense

There are 13 days till Notre Dame kicks off their season in Austin, Texas against the Longhorns. We are a little over one-third of the way through fall practice and, as such, it is time to make some predictions. This year ...
Durham Smythe - Notre Dame TE

Durham Smythe: Notre Dame Football Now or Never ’16

UHND’s annual “Now or Never” series has weighed the future of Malik Zaire and laid out a case for wide receivers Torii Hunter and Corey Holmes to have breakout seasons in 2016.  This week UHND will remain on the offensive ...
Malik Zaire & Tarean Folston

An Early Look at Injured Notre Dame Players Back in ’16

Injuries were the theme again for Notre Dame in 2015.  In fact, if there is a more snake bitten team by injuries than Notre Dame the last two years, I’d love to see it.  This isn’t a column on injuries ...

6 Notre Dame Players In Need of Strong Summer Workouts

Now that the spring game is in the rear view mirror it is time to focus on moving forward. This is true not only for Irish fans, but coaches and players also. For the first time in many years the ...
2015 Notre Dame Blue Gold Game

2015 Notre Dame Blue Gold Game: Players to Watch

With the end of Notre Dame's 2015 spring footballdrawing near, here's a look at some players to watch for this weekend as the Irish close out spring ball.

3 Notre Dame Players With A Lot to Gain this Spring

Notre Dame has built up more depth across its roster than they had in years, but here are three young players with a chance to shine this spring.

Durham Smythe, Ready to Step Out of the Shadows

With the graduation of Ben Koyack the Irish are looking for a new number one tight-end, and Durham Smythe is looking to be that man. Smythe was a member of Notre Dame’s elite 2013 recruiting class and had offers from ...

Ranking Notre Dame’s ’15 Offensive Starters: Pre-Spring Practice Edition

To have 11 players we had to take a flyer at quarterback.  Wiser men would wait and see, but occasionally, the job description of a fool is to rush in.  Despite what is offered below, Everett Golson is evocative of ...
Will Fuller - Notre Dame WR

Notre Dame 2015 Offense: An Early Glimpse

In the first four years of the Kelly hegemony, the Fighting Irish offense averaged 27.1 points per game. The Irish averaged  161 yards rushing and 246 yards per game  passing for a total offense of 407 yards per game. In ...

Durham Smythe – ’14 Breakout Candidates

Over the past several weeks UHND.com has presented a series detailing which Notre Dame players have ventured onto the “Now or Never” precipice.  In a separate series, UHND will begin to detail those Notre Dame players on the verge of ...