1. Coaches Talk Anonymously About Notre Dame for 2014

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  2. Notre Dame: Sheldon Day on a Mission to Prove Doubters Wrong

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  3. McDaniel Looking Forward to Uptempo Offense

    Blue & Gold Illustrated caught up with running back Cam McDaniel following Notre Dame's first fall practice of the 2014 season.....

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  4. Better Offensive Line Depth Puts Notre Dame in Good Shape

    Had Notre Dame watched one of its starting offensive linemen be carted off the field on the first day of practice two years ago, it would've been a disaster.....

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  5. Notre Dame Football: 4 Takeaways from the Start of Fall Camp

    Football is back at Notre Dame. Well, for the most part. The Irish opened up fall camp Monday, kicking off a week’s worth of practices at Culver Academies in Culver, Indiana, roughly 45 minutes from Notre Dame’s campus...

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  6. Notre Dame Football: Development Needs to Come Quickly on Defense

    NCAA rules limit the amount of time teams can spend on the field during their first week. So while two hours feels gone in an instant, a football coach would point out there are 22 hours left to get more work accomplished...

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  7. Notre Dame LB Joe Schmidt Grasping Starting Role

    Over the course of the next few weeks, Joe Schmidt is going to be involved in hundreds of plays with the Notre Dame football team's defense.....

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  8. Notre Dame Will Face Plenty of Talented Players in 2014

    The conversation thus far has centered around which Notre Dame football players will emerge and star during the 2014 season, which is less than four weeks away.....

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  9. Tempo Stands out to Kelly on First Day of Practice

    The up-tempo nature of Monday's practice at Culver Academies that kicked off fall practice stood out to head coach Brian Kelly as the main takeaway from day one.....

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  10. Notre Dame Nearly Tops Merchandise Sale Charts

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  11. Notre Dame Football Looking to Rediscover Its Mojo

    Has Notre Dame recovered from its 42-14 beating at the hands of Alabama in the BCS title game in January 2013?.....

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  12. Former Notre Dame Heisman Winner Johnny Lujack Continues to Improve

    Former Notre Dame Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Lujack continues to recover from surgery he underwent at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn...

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  13. Jaylon Smith Finds Himself in the Middle of Everything

    After a sparkling freshman season in which he finished third on the team in tackles with 67 at outside linebacker, Jaylon Smith suddenly found himself learning a new position once Brian VanGorder arrived to take over the Irish defense...

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  14. Notre Dame Football 2014: Complete Preview of Fighting Irish Defense

    In 2013 the Notre Dame defense ranked 27th in the country in points allowed at 22.4 per game. How will the unit fair in 2014 against the likes of Michigan, Stanford and Florida ...

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  15. Notre Dame Football Working to Forge Toughness

    The biggest stir on a day Brian Kelly wasn't entirely interested in making one was sort of an out-of-context scare that turned out to be rather benign.....

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  16. Time for Day to Step Forward for Notre Dame

    The scale says Sheldon Day is down a modest five pounds from last season's 290-pound playing weight, but the way it's distributed is decidedly immodest.....

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  17. Notre Dame: Everett Golson Has No Problem with QB Competition

    Everett Golson took every first-team rep and looked better than Malik Zaire over the course of Notre Dame's preseason-opening practice Monday at Culver Military Academy....

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  18. Notre Dame Tight End Ben Koyack Has Big Shoes to Fill

    Among the pads, uniforms and other clothing and equipment Notre Dame tight end Ben Koyack brought with him to Culver Military Academy, he also made sure to pack his guitar.....

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  19. Kelly's Ringing Endorsement for Nick Martin

    After rising from relative obscurity last season, Nick Martin is the new leader of the Notre Dame offensive line.....

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  20. Notre Dame Football: First Impressions from 2014 Fall Camp

    Notre Dame opened fall camp Monday at Culver Military Academy, the first official practice of the 2014 season...

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  21. Notre Dame Football: 5 Best QBs Irish Will Face in 2014

    When the Davey O’Brien Award watch list was announced in mid-July, there was a heavy connection to Notre Dame football. Davey O’Brien Watch List out. Everett Golson makes it...

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  22. Unfinished Melody: Notre Dame's Everett Golson Finds Harmony in His Past

    Without warning, without intention, without pragmatic thought, Everett Golson is suddenly hearing trumpets in his head.....

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  23. Are Irish Ready to Be Better Than Mediocre?

    Wasting the opportunity of getting to the national championship game is almost as bad as never getting there at all.....

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  24. Notre Dame Expects Plenty of Freshmen to Play Key Roles

    Brian Kelly hasn't shied away from playing freshmen over the last few years, and the early indication is that trend will continue this fall.....

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  25. Notre Dame Seeing 'Good Signs' with DaVaris Daniels

    By coach Brian Kelly 's account, Notre Dame wide receiver DaVaris Daniels is ready to step into the spotlight.....

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