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What Does Mike Elko Have to Work With on Notre Dame DL?

New Notre Dame defensive coordinator Mike Elko has his work cut out for him with the Irish defense but nowhere is that more apparent than the defensive line.  Despite featuring two veteran, potential star linemen in 2016, the Notre Dame ...

Notre Dame 4 Horsemen of the Week: Michigan State ’16

Another week, another tough job selecting the 4 Horsemen of the Week following another disappointing loss for Notre Dame.  The Irish offense once again carried the way as the defense surrendered 500 yards yet again.  Despite a furious comeback attempt, ...

5 Defensive Players Notre Dame Needs to Step Up

After the offensive explosion from Texas in week one, the Notre Dame defense looked like it could be a train wreck this year.  Last week the Irish returned to their base defense – why they ever left it I’ll never ...

Notre Dame Football Stock Report: Week 2

Week one is in the books and it brought the first market crash for the Notre Dame defense as they gave up 50 points and 517 yards on six yards a play in the loss to the Texas Longhorns and ...
Jerry Tillery - Notre Dame DT

8 Super Sophs for Notre Dame Football in 2016

With all of the talent Notre Dame lost from its 2015 Fiesta Bowl squad and with an upper class decimated by early departures, transfers, and retirements; Notre Dame will need big contributions from its sophomore class in 2016 if the Irish ...

Notre Dame’s Defensive Line A Strength in ’16?

Notre Dame is replacing a pair of two year starters along a defensive line that wasn’t exactly a strength in 2015.  Despite that attrition the Notre Dame defensive line could very well be the strength of its defense in 2016. ...
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14 Potential Breakout Players for Notre Dame in 2016

Every year there are players every fan feels their team can’t live without that they barely knew in August.  Deshone Kizer and Josh Adams come to mind last year.  Sometimes injuries thrust players into new roles.  Sometimes players just force ...
Jerry Tillery - Notre Dame DT

Notre Dame Wild Cards The Difference Between Good And Great

Going into 2016, if every player makes the contribution that is expected of them, it would be fair to say that Notre Dame is anywhere from an eight win team at the bottom to an 11 win team at the ...
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Recapping Notre Dame’s 2015 Team Awards

On Friday night Notre Dame celebrated Team 127 with the annual Echoes event – aka the old Notre Dame football banquet.  The yearly celebration is highlighted, of course, by handing out a myriad of awards.  Here’s a full recap of ...
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Jarron Jones Injury Update: Out for 2015 Notre Dame Season

Notre Dame suffered its first major loss for the 2015 season on Saturday when Brian Kelly confirmed that Jarron Jones was out for the year.
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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.

Notre Dame Football Spring ’15: Practice 11 Video

WatchND brings us some more great footage from Spring football 2015 focusing on the linebackers, defensive line, and safeties from the 11th practice of the year.  Here are a few notes along with the video. Joe Schmidt got to have ...

Hype Building for Notre Dame’s Jerry Tillery

When people learned that Jerry Tillery would be starting his collegiate career on the defensive side of the ball, some pundits scoffed that it was a gimmick by the Notre Dame coaching staff to fend off a late charge from ...
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Brian Kelly Notre Dame Spring ’15 Presser Notes 3/24

Brian Kelly addressed the media on Wednesday following Notre Dame’s latest practice. Here’s the full video of his presser from the fine team at WatchND along with some notes below. Kelly talked a lot again today about Notre Dame being ...

Meet Notre Dame’s 2015 Defensive Recruits

Notre Dame set out to build depth with the class of 2015 and they did just that.  A class consisting of five defensive linemen, a truly elite trio of linebackers, and a defensive backfield featuring five recruits that could swell to ...