#5 Troy Pride Jr / Cornerback

  • Height: 5-11
  • Weight: 185
  • Hometown: Greer, SC
  • School: Greer HS
  • Composite Ranking:
  • National Ranking: 249
  • Positional Ranking: 23

Key Matchups in Notre Dame’s Yearly Showdown with USC

After coasting to an easy 52-0 rout of Bowling Green to improve their season record to 4-1, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish will face a stiffer challenge as they stay home to renew a rivalry that dates back nearly a ...

Matchups to Watch As Notre Dame Hopes to Boat Race Bowling Green

After two stiff challenges in a row, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish now face what should be a breather for the next date on the 2019 schedule. They host the Bowling Green Falcons, who are coming off a bye week ...

Matchups Notre Dame Has to Win To Get Back on Track vs. Virginia

Another first for the Notre Dame Fighting Irish arrives on Saturday afternoon when they welcome the Virginia Cavaliers to the Golden Dome for the first time ever. These two teams have faced off on two other occasions, though the most ...

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 ...

What’s Going On At Corner For Notre Dame?

When it comes to the cornerback position for Notre Dame in 2019, there is one thing we know: Troy Pride is going to start at one of the spots. It may be at boundary, it may be to the field, ...
Notre Dame RB Dexter Williams

5 Key Matchups for Notre Dame vs. Florida State on Senior Day

Having navigated their way through nine wins to start the 2018 season, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish need three more victories to solidify a spot in the college football playoffs. While a loss doesn’t necessarily eliminate them, the timing of ...
Notre Dame RB Jafar Armstrong

Post Bye Week Notre Dame Football Injury Updates

Notre Dame will be getting two important players back this week as the Irish exit their bye week and prepare for Navy.  Both running back Jafar Armstrong and cornerback Troy Pride Jr are expected to return to action on Saturday ...
Daelin Hayes - Notre Dame DE

Notre Dame Injury Update: Daelin Hayes Could Play vs. Pitt

Brian Kelly gave the media some good injury news on Thursday when discussing the availability of junior defensive end Daelin Hayes.  According to the Notre Dame head coach, Hayes has been cleared and we could see him as early as ...
Notre Dame RB Tony Jones Jr

5 Key Matchups as Notre Dame’s on from Michigan to Ball State

After a solid start to the 2018 Notre Dame football season, the Irish remain at home on Saturday for a matchup against the MAC-based Ball State Cardinals. This marks the first-ever meeting between the two schools, though the Irish are ...
Notre Dame QB Brandon Wimbush

Notre Dame Football Top 25 for 2018: #6-10

We have reached the top 10 in our countdown of the top 25 football players on the Notre Dame roster in 2018.  We’re now getting into the area of Notre Dame’s elite players.  The players who could start for almost ...
Notre Dame WR Chase Claypool in action in the 2018 Blue-Gold game

5 Must Have Breakout Players for Notre Dame Football in 2018

One of the most exciting aspects of a new season is the ascension of bit or role players from the previous year to stars in the lineup. For example, no one saw the rise of Te’Von Coney coming, not even ...

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 Football Spring 2018 Number Changes

One of the annual rites of pass of spring football – along with obsessing over weight gains and losses – are the number changes.  As players graduate or otherwise leave the programs, numbers previously coveted by underclassmen open and are ...

Notre Dame Football Stock Report: ’17 Week 11

That was a close one. Notre Dame didn’t just hang on to a tight victory against Navy to bring their season record to 9-2. They also held on to the goodwill that’s been built throughout the 2017 season. Two weeks ...
Julian Okwara - Notre Dame DE

Notre Dame Football ’17 Stock Report: Week 8

I believe we have finally reached the point where we can alter our expectations. Following the big win against USC, I didn’t want to get too ahead of myself. Beating USC, in such dominating fashion, was great. Like, really great. ...