#87 Michael Young / Wide Receiver

  • Height: 5-10
  • Weight: 192
  • Hometown: Saint Rose, LA
  • School: Destrehan HS
  • Composite Ranking:
  • National Ranking: 475
  • Positional Ranking: 70

Brian Kelly Updates Status of Injured Notre Dame Offensive Starters

By the time Notre Dame finished its first drive on Monday night, they were down three starting offensive players.  Cole Kmet and Michael Young entered the game on the injured list, and Jafar Armstrong joined them a few plays into ...

What Do Kmet And Young Injuries Mean For The Notre Dame Offense?

Thanks for nothing, shoulder pads. In two tough breaks for the Notre Dame offense, starting tight end Cole Kmet and starting receiver Michael Young are lost for several weeks due to broken collarbones.  First Kmet early last week and then ...

Notre Dame WR Michael Young Injures Shoulder, Could Miss Weeks

Notre Dame suffered its second potentially significant injury of the summer during Saturday’s open practice.  Starting wide receiver, Michael Young went down with a shoulder injury and could miss several weeks according to Blue and Gold Illustrated.  That would be ...

Immediate Regrets from My Top 25 Notre Dame Players Ballot

Recently the UHND staff put out our preseason top 25 for the Notre Dame football roster. It’s a popular thing in Notre Dame circles, and these things are always fun to debate. The pitfall of a preseason top 25 though ...

Watch Notre Dame WR Michael Young Make Crazy Catch in Camp

It is still very early on in training camp, but Notre Dame junior wide receiver Michael Young is already making some highlight-reel worthy catches.  On Wednesday the speedy outside receiver got behind senior corner Troy Pride and well, just watch ...

Notre Dame Football’s Top 25 Players for 2019: #16-20

We’re back today with the second installment of our top 25 Notre Dame football players for the 2019 season.  If you missed the start to yesterday’s countdown, be sure to see who was ranked #21-25 before yelling at us in ...

6 Players Notre Dame Needs to Step Up in 2019

With spring football wrapping down this week and concluding with the Blue & Gold game on Saturday, we’ve learned a little about just where the Irish currently stand in their quest to return to the playoffs. From what we know ...

Can Notre Dame Find Playmakers at Wide Receiver this Spring?

The storyline from the Cotton Bowl meltdown for Notre Dame was the glaring difference at the skill positions.  Clemson’s wide receivers were just on another level and made plays even when the Irish coverage was actually okay.  To be fair, ...
Notre Dame dialed up some great adjustments this weekend.

5 Things I Liked: Notre Dame v. Northwestern ’18

Notre Dame improved to 9-0 on the season on Saturday night with a 10 point win over Northwestern giving the Irish victories over both of the division leaders of the Big 10.  While the Irish still haven’t played a complete, ...
Notre Dame WR Michael Young vs. Northwestern

Notre Dame Football 2018 Stock Report: Week 10

The Fighting Irish football team managed to not only move to 9-0 with a 10 point win over the home Wildcats, they showed themselves better than Michigan once again. There has been a movement from certain sports writers, namely Dan ...
Notre Dame WR Michael Young

5 Things I Liked: Notre Dame v. Wake Forest ’18

Notre Dame played its most complete game of the season on Saturday afternoon on their first road trip of the season.  The Irish scored 56 points behind new starting quarterback Ian Book and kept Wake Forest’s uptempo offense from wearing ...

Notre Dame Football In Need of Playmakers at Wide Receiver

It’s easy to place all of the blame for Notre Dame’s offensive struggles so far this year on the shoulders of the quarterback since he’s running the show.  A quarterback, no matter how good however, is often only as good ...
Notre Dame RB Jafar Armstrong

2018 Notre Dame Football Post-Camp Stock Report

The Notre Dame football team wrapped up fall camp over the weekend, with classes starting today for the student body. The media was allowed to observe four full practices, and we learned a lot from the reports of those in ...

A Look at Notre Dame Football’s New Starters in 2018

Notre Dame returners a lot of starters this fall.  In fact, that alone is the number reason for optimism in South Bend for year nine of the Brian Kelly era.  Even with plenty of returning starters though, the Irish will ...
Notre Dame WR Miles Boykin in action in the 2018 Blue Gold Game

Who Will Lead Notre Dame in Receiving in 2018?

With so many returning starters for Notre Dame in 2018 there aren’t as many huge, looming questions as there are some seasons, but there is still plenty of intrigue surrounding the 2018 Fighting Irish.  Over the next several weeks we’ll ...