1. Notre Dame Football: 10 Players to Watch in Notre Dame's Spring Game

    SOUTH BEND, Ind. — It feels like it just started, but spring practice is coming to a close. As we embark on the final week, we’re getting ready to see everything and everyone put into action...

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  2. Notre Dame DL Coach Mike Elston Wants “Dominating Spirit”

    Of all the new things Notre Dame's defensive linemen have to add to their repertoire this spring, assistant coach Mike Elston wants an aggressive and dominant attitude to be the top priority...

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  3. Linebacker Rabasa Eyes Fresh Start with Irish

    Three nondescript years as a member of the Notre Dame football team included a redshirt year in 2011, one tackle in 2012 and a 2013 season in which linebacker Anthony Rabasa tallied six stops in five games...

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  4. QB Golson Eager to Play Real Games

    Everett Golson is just like everybody else, the quarterback can't wait to see what he can do in Notre Dame's offense this season.....

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  5. 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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  6. 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...

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  7. 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...

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  8. 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...

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  9. 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...

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  10. 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...

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  11. 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.....

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  12. 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.....

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  13. 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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  14. 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...

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  15. 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...

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  16. 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...

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  17. 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...

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  18. 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 ...

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  19. 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...

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  20. 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...

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  21. 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...

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  22. 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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  23. 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...

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  24. 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...

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  25. 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.....

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