Troy Niklas

Troy Niklas - Notre Dame TE

Just as I put the finishing touches on the article of Stephon Tuitt being drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers noting that Troy Niklas could snap Notre Dame’s streak of producing 1st or 2nd round tight ends, the Arizona Cardinals made ...
Louis Nix - NFL Draft

With Notre Dame’s spring practice schedule in the books, and with summer’s football malaise approaching, the focus of all Fighting Irish fans should be on an event that is critical to the success of every major football program, and one ...
Tarean Folston - Notre Dame RB

It was far closer than it should have been but the Irish pulled out their fourth straight victory with a 38-34 triumph over Navy. The Midshipmen’s option attack gave the Irish massive problems as Navy could move the ball at ...
Troy Niklas - Notre Dame TE

Notre Dame has had its fair share of elite tight ends throughout the history of the program – especially lately with a string of four first and second round picks over the last seven years.  Three quarters of the way ...
Tommy Rees - Temple

There was plenty to be concerned about coming out of Notre Dame’s relatively easy 28-6 win to start the season yesterday, but at the same time, there was a lot to like and a lot to be excited about as ...
Troy Niklas - Notre Dame TE

As we inch towards the top 10 in our countdown of the top 25 Notre Dame football players on the 2013 roster, we come to a player who has the tall order of filling the shoes of first round draft ...
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 ...
Everett Golson - 2013 Blue-Gold Game

Last edition we rated the following as Bowl Caliber Units – (9) RB, (8) Safety, and (7) OL. There are three units that are New Year’s Day Bowl Caliber as we come out of Spring. (6) Wide Receivers Ah, Davaris ...

Notre Dame has a lot of key pieces to replace on offense heading into the 2013 season, none bigger than Tyler Eifert.  The consensus All-American and most prolific tight-end in Notre Dame history is headed to the NFL, leaving a ...
Sheldon Day - Notre Dame DT

Eight former Notre Dame players who played significant roles in the Irish reaching the 2013 BCS Championship game are in Indianapolis this weekend for the NFL Combine.  As their professional careers begin, however, Brian Kelly and the Notre Dame coaches ...

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 ...

Notre Dame completed its 7th practice of the 2012 spring football season on Saturday with the Irish scrimmaging in full pads for the first time this spring.  We have the video the University released from practice along with some observations. ...

Notre Dame kicked off spring practice this week.  Unfortunately this week was ridiculously busy so today I’m going to be going through some spring cleaning and catching up on all of the news from the week – starting with some ...

Earlier this week some reports began to surface that rising sophomore Troy Niklas was working out with the tight ends during voluntary off-season training after spending his freshman season cracking the two deep at outside linebacker.  This could mean a ...

Brian Kelly spoke with the media on Saturday after Notre Dame’s 9th practice of the season.  Here’s the full video courtesy of the University’s YouTube channel and then some notes for those who don’t have time to watch the entire ...