#53 Khalid Kareem / Defensive End

  • Height: 6-4
  • Weight: 270
  • Hometown: Detroit, MI
  • School: Harrison
  • Composite Ranking:
  • National Ranking: 196
  • Positional Ranking: 9

Matchups to Watch As Notre Dame Tries to Get Back on Track vs. Virginia Tech

Trying to pick up the pieces after watching their hopes of a college football playoff berth disappear for good in 2019, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish now enter the month of November for the first of their final five regular-season ...
Notre Dame QB Ian Book

Notre Dame Needed Its Captains to Step Up in 2019 and They Haven’t

So far there has been a lot of talk about identity and standards following the 45-14 debacle against Michigan. I suppose there is a place for that following this kind of performance. There are naturally big-picture questions about the program, ...

Quarterbacks Define Key Matchups in Notre Dame Football’s Trip to Ann Arbor

Another major road challenge is on tap for the Notre Dame Fighting Irish as they return from their bye week to face the Michigan Wolverines under the lights. Recent trips to Ann Arbor haven’t panned out well, with the Irish ...

Key Matchups in Notre Dame’s ’19 Opener vs. Louisville

The 2019 Notre Dame football schedule gets underway on Monday night when the Fighting Irish break new ground by making their first-ever road trip to face the Louisville Cardinals. This series has seen only seen one previous meeting, a clash ...

Notre Dame Names 7 Captains for 2019 Football Season

After one full week of fall camp in 2019, Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly has named his captains for the season. Kelly tabbed seven players as captains on Saturday, and the only surprise is that there were no surprises.  ...

Notre Dame Football’s Top 25 Players for 2019: The Top 5

We have reached the top 5 in our countdown of the top 25 players on the 2019 Notre Dame football roster.  Unsurprisingly, the top 5 is full of players on Clark Lea’s Irish defense.  The exact order of how the ...

Notre Dame’s Khalid Kareem Is Getting Overlooked Nationally

As the calendar has flipped to July, preseason All American lists are starting to come out and plenty of Notre Dame players are getting mentioned on various lists.  Julian Okwara, Alohi Gilman, and even Tommy Kraemer have made a few ...

Notre Dame DE Khalid Kareem Putting in WORK This Off-Season

We are still more than two months away from the start of fall camp for Notre Dame in 2019, but that doesn’t mean some of the vital cogs for the Irish this year aren’t putting in work right now.  Potential ...

Notre Dame’s Julian Okwara And Khalid Kareem Among Winners Of The NFL Draft

Can you win the draft by not being in the draft? If you can, then the winners were Notre Dame’s star defensive ends who spurned their NFL futures for one more season and returned to the Irish defense. Soon to ...
Notre Dame DE Khalid KAreem celebrates Notre Dame's perfect regular season following their win over USC

First Domino Falls Notre Dame’s Way: Khalid Kareem Returning for 2019

Notre Dame’s run to the College Football Playoffs this year was fueled in large part by the return of the trio of Jerry Tillery, Drue Tranquill, and Tevon Coney.  All three contemplated a move to the NFL but all three ...
Notre Dame CB Julian Love

Assessing Notre Dame’s 5 (Likely) NFL Evaluation Requests

Notre Dame still has at least one, hopefully two, very important football games to play in 2018.  It’s never too early to start thinking about the 2019 season though.  Over the weekend Brian Kelly revealed that they sent in the ...
Notre Dame QB Ian Book

6 Key Matchups for Notre Dame to Stay Unbeaten vs. Pitt

Continuing their methodical move upward, the fifth-ranked Notre Dame Fighting Irish enter this week’s home clash against the Pittsburgh Panthers with a still-spotless 6-0 mark. The Irish began the season ranked 12th in the AP poll and have been inching ...

Injury Update: Notre Dame Banged up After Pounding Stanford

Last night’s big win over Stanford didn’t come without costs.  The Irish had several players get hurt throughout the contest that ended in a 38-17 Irish victory.  It sounds as though some of them may end up being pretty costly ...
Notre Dame DE Khalid Kareem had 2.0 sacks against Michigan.

New Starters Already Paying Dividends for Notre Dame

Notre Dame’s star players rose to the occassion on Saturday in the Irish’s big win over Michigan.  Jerry Tillery, Tevon Coney, Julian Love, Brandon Wimbush, and their other establish starters brought their “A” games against the Wolverines.  It was Notre ...
Notre Dame DE Khalid Kareem had 2.0 sacks against Michigan.

Notre Dame Post Game 6-Pack: Defense Shines in Win Over Michigan

Notre Dame kicked off their 2018 season last night with a 24-17 victory over the #14 ranked Michigan Wolverines.  Fueled by their defense the Irish jumped out to an early lead and then held on for the win.  Facing the ...