1. Nicco Fertitta Commits to Notre Dame

    Blue & Gold Illustrated has learned that Notre Dame landed its sixth commitment of the 2015 class on Saturday from Las Vegas (Nev.) Bishop Gorman defensive back Nicco Fertitta. ...

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  2. A Close Look at the Notre Dame Defensive Line Duo of Louis Nix and Stephon Tuitt

    I have always called the first two rounds of the NFL draft the "premium rounds." In most cases, the players a club selects in these two rounds have to come in and contribute as rookies...

    Greg Gabriel Written by Greg Gabriel about 13 days ago 7,544 reads 17 comments

  3. Notre Dame Football: Everett Golson's Reintegration with the Irish

    Everett Golson doesn ’t see it as rust. After a semester and a season away, it took time for Golson to reacclimate himself to the offense, due in large part to the almost entirely new cast of pass-catchers to whom he was throwing...

    Mike Monaco Written by Mike Monaco about 13 days ago 2,489 reads 0 comments

  4. Notre Dame Football: Week 5 Spring Practice Stock Report

    Welcome back to the weekly Spring Practice Stock Report. We're just over a week away from the Blue-Gold game, as the Irish head down the home stretch of spring practice. It's been a big week for Notre Dame football...

    Keith Arnold Written by Keith Arnold about 13 days ago 11,701 reads 27 comments

  5. ND Coaches Address Status of Injuries

    Spring football can be used as a time for players to fully recover from injuries or to ease their way back into shape following surgery...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 14 days ago 356 reads 0 comments

  6. Next Generation on Offensive Line Is Ready to Contribute

    As injuries chipped away at Notre Dame's offensive line, the transition from present to future was jump-started last season...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 14 days ago 139 reads 0 comments

  7. Max Redfield Motivated to Match Physical Talent with Football IQ

    Through the first 10 practices of the spring, reviews for Notre Dame's Max Redfield echo across the coaching staff.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 14 days ago 907 reads 0 comments

  8. Time with RGIII Paying Dividends for LaFleur on Recruiting Trail

    Notre Dame quarterbacks coach Matt LaFleur hadn't been out recruiting since 2007, when he was the offensive coordinator for a small Division II school in northern Ohio.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 14 days ago 12 reads 0 comments

  9. DB Rashad Kinlaw Dismissed from Team

    #NotreDame HC Brian Kelly said DB Rashad Kinlaw has been dismissed from the football team. Unsure if he's still a student at ND...

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  10. Notre Dame Football: CB Rashad Kinlaw Dismissed from Team

    Head coach Brian Kelly announced Friday morning following Notre Dame's 11th spring practice that redshirt freshman defensive back Rashad Kinlaw has been dismissed from the team...

    Matt Smith Written by Matt Smith about 14 days ago 24,216 reads 18 comments

  11. Notre Dame Football: Matt LaFleur Breaks Down QB Position, Golson, Zaire

    SOUTH BEND, Ind. — A new quarterbacks coach, a new offensive coordinator, a quarterback returning from suspension and another coming off a freshman season he spent redshirting...

    Mike Monaco Written by Mike Monaco about 15 days ago 7,950 reads 21 comments

  12. Notre Dame Football: Who Will Man Middle of Irish Linebacking Corps?

    It has begun abundantly clear that Brian VanGorder's defense will look very different than the one Bob Diaco played...

    Keith Arnold Written by Keith Arnold about 15 days ago 5,038 reads 9 comments

  13. Irish Players Enjoying Transition to VanGorder's Defense

    Brian VanGorder was respected by Notre Dame's defense from the moment he was hired, seeing as he brought an impressive list of credentials to South Bend...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 16 days ago 241 reads 0 comments

  14. Kelly Sees All Sides of Potential Union

    Visiting Northwestern on Tuesday to hear the reaction to the decision by the Chicago office of the National Labor Relations Board that the Wildcat players qualified as employees was ...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 16 days ago 1,060 reads 0 comments

  15. Elmer Settling into Own Spot on Notre Dame's Offensive Line

    After Sheldon Day lauded teammate Steve Elmer's strengths — length, knowledge, ability to meld well with other offensive linemen among them — it was pointed out to Day just how big Elmer is...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 16 days ago 84 reads 0 comments

  16. Notre Dame Football: Spring Practice Position Battle Tracker

    SOUTH BEND, Ind.—We’re closing in on the Blue-Gold Spring Game, meaning it’s an appropriate time to take stock of various position battles...

    Mike Monaco Written by Mike Monaco about 16 days ago 12,180 reads 17 comments

  17. Why Notre Dame Will Need to Use 2 Quarterbacks in 2014

    Barring something unforeseen, Everett Golson will be the starting quarterback at Notre Dame next season...

    Brian Leigh Written by Brian Leigh about 16 days ago 11,001 reads 37 comments

  18. Redfield Again Adapting to Transition

    SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Max Redfield may be exhibit A when it comes to tempered expectations. The former four-star prospect has shown enough promise through his first spring at Notre Dame ...

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  19. Notre Dame's Greg Bryant Trampling over Frustration

    In the darkest moments of what then felt like a lost season, Greg Bryant hopped on the Internet to get a taste of how the outside world perceived his internal battle to keep his ambition from unraveling...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 18 days ago 175 reads 0 comments

  20. Grace Undergoes Another Leg Surgery

    Senior linebacker Jarrett Grace underwent another surgery on his injured right leg. Grace had a rod inserted to help stimulate bone growth Friday, as he continues his recovery from a broken fibula suffered against Arizona State last year...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 18 days ago 115 reads 0 comments

  21. Former Notre Dame QB Tommy Rees Aims for NFL Opportunity

    Nineteen quarterbacks were invited to Indianapolis for the NFL Combine in February, but none of them were former Irish signal caller Tommy Rees.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 18 days ago 237 reads 0 comments

  22. Notre Dame Football: In Defense of Malik Zaire Saying He Will Start the Opener

    If Malik Zaire is looking for quarterbacking idols, Joe Namath isn't the worst guy to emulate. Last week, Zaire took a page out of Broadway Joe's book, making a bold statement as he fights an uphill battle for the Notre Dame starting quarterback job..

    Keith Arnold Written by Keith Arnold about 18 days ago 15,151 reads 49 comments

  23. Jalen Guyton Commits to Notre Dame

    Allen (Texas) wide receiver Jalen Guyton has committed to Notre Dame over offers from Arizona State, Baylor, Clemson, Ohio State, Oklahoma, Stanford, Texas A&M and others...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 18 days ago 681 reads 0 comments

  24. Zaire: I Believe I'll Be Starting QB for Irish

    SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Malik Zaire believes he will beat out Everett Golson to become Notre Dame's starting quarterback this fall...

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  25. Notre Dame Football: Are Irish Ready to Battle the ACC?

    Notre Dame's football schedule gets a new look in 2014 as the Irish begin their football agreement with the ACC ...

    Ben Kercheval Written by Ben Kercheval about 20 days ago 7,115 reads 38 comments