1. Notre Dame Football: 3 Running Backs Still a Juggling Act

    Shrinking the depth chart at running back was one of Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly 's first orders of business this spring. Amir Carlisle , who opened last season as the team's starting tailback, was shipped out to slot receiver...

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  2. Quarterback Situation Offers Irish Optimism

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  3. WR Hunter Eyes Larger Role with Irish Heading into 2014

    He can smile now at the notion of being an afterthought, because for the first time in a long while, it no longer feels permanent.....

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  4. Core of Irish Defense Beginning to Emerge

    Making an impact during a spring game is always a good thing. But sometimes, the not making one is a good thing, too.....

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  5. Notre Dame's Dan Fox Opening Eyes with NFL Teams

    When he was in third grade, former Notre Dame inside linebacker Dan Fox wrote a note to himself, laying out his goals for the future. His mom recently dug up the note and showed it to him...

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  6. Notre Dame Football: Grading Notre Dame's Post-Spring Depth Chart

    SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Between practices open to the media and Saturday’s spring game, we’ve had quite a few opportunities to check out the Irish in person. We’ve been able to see a lot of different players in a variety of roles...

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  7. Breaking Down Stephon Tuitt's Foot Injury, Jones Fracture and NFL Draft Stock

    Last February, a broken foot prevented former University of Notre Dame defensive lineman Stephon Tuitt from participating in the NFL Scouting Combine. According to NFL...

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  8. Everett Golson vs. Malik Zaire: Who Will Start for Fighting Irish in 2014?

    Everett Golson is back in South Bend, and the Notre Dame quarterback battle has only intensified after the spring game. Sophomore Malik Zaire excelled in spring practice while Golson was shaking off the rust after a year away from football...

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  9. Recruiting Week In Review

    The Notre Dame spring game represents one of the Irish's biggest recruiting opportunities and the coaching staff took full advantage of it...

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  10. Notre Dame Football: Brian Kelly's 4 Biggest Concerns Post-Spring Practice

    SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Spring ball is over, all wrapped up following Saturday’s Blue-Gold Game. We saw plenty of good and also a fair share of bad, a duality to be expected ...

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  11. Notre Dame Football: Top Performers from the Irish's Spring Game

    The dust has settled inside Notre Dame Stadium. Or perhaps that was mostly dirt, with the natural grass surface getting one last run before it's ripped out and replaced by a synthetic surface after graduation in May...

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  12. Samardzija Backs Northwestern Football Players in Union Fight

    Jeff Samardzija worked a broken NCAA system, using Notre Dame's national platform and leveraging his two-sport skills to get a $10 million deal from the Cubs.....

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  13. Malik Zaire Proves Kelly's Point in Notre Dame Spring Game

    While it'd still be a surprise if Everett Golson isn't starting for Notre Dame Aug. 30 against Rice, Malik Zaire's excellent showing in Saturday's Blue-Gold scrimmage may have made the decision a little more difficult for coach Brian Kelly this summer..

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  14. Greg Bryant Shows He Can Be a Difference Maker for Notre Dame

    Five-star recruit Greg Bryant showed Notre Dame fans a glimpse of what he's capable of during the 85th annual Blue-Gold on Saturday afternoon.....

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  15. Defensive Recruits Get Glimpse of Irish Future

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  16. Heuerman's Growth for Irish Measured by the Pound

    Mike Heuerman can vividly recall the details, ranging from the opponent to the offense run to the outcome of his final game as a high school player at Barron Collier High in Naples, Fla...

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  17. Notre Dame's Matthias Farley Adjusting to Corner

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  18. Notre Dame Spring Game Shows Irish Have Plethora of Weapons on 2014 Offense

    As new defensive coordinator Brian VanGorder was introduced to the Notre Dame faithful this spring, one of the continual talking points has been his ability to find roles for his players...

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  19. ISD Video: Brian Kelly and Players

    The Offense beating the Defense in the Annual Blue and Gold Game marks the end of spring practices for the Fighting Irish. Brian Kelly , Malik Zaire, Everett Golson, and Jaylon Smith talked to the press about the development of the team...

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  20. Blue-Gold Game Stats and Stuff

    Note: A modified scoring system, incorporating certain stats into scoring plays, was used to enhance the competition. This summary includes only traditional scoring. .....

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  21. LB Smith Makes a Move Inside for Notre Dame

    SOUTH BEND — The first word out of Jaylon Smith's mouth was “blessed” as the Notre Dame sophomore-to-be summarized his feelings Saturday about some position experimentation this spring that evolved into a full-blown transplant...

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  22. VIDEO: Notre Dame spring gamehighlights

    News regarding the future playing surface at Notre Dame wasn't the only football thing going on in South Bend Saturday...

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  23. Zaire's Emergence a Good Step for ND

    SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Brian Kelly moved swiftly up to the post-game podium, joking with the assembled media members that everyone better hurry up so they could get back to watching the Masters...

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  24. Notre Dame Football: Malik Zaire's Great Spring Game, Impact on Irish QB Race

    SOUTH BEND, Ind. — No matter what happened Saturday, quarterbacks were going to be the story of the day...

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  25. Notre Dame Spring Game 2014: Live Game Grades and Analysis

    On a beautiful South Bend afternoon, Brian Kelly 's offense burst out of the gate and ran away from Brian VanGorder's defense, with the 85th annual Blue-Gold game ending in a 63-58 win for the offense...

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