1. Notre Dame 'Underestimated' Impact of Losing Joe Schmidt

    It's not hard to see why Joe Schmidt was named Notre Dame's team MVP: With the redshirt junior linebacker on the field, the Irish went 6-1. After his season-ending ankle injury Nov...

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  2. Smith, Fuller Nab All-American Mentions

    Sophomores Jaylon Smith and Will Fuller have earned more kudos than just their defensive and offensive player of the year Echoes. Both have received mention for year-end All-American awards...

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  3. Bowl Prep Helps Both Present and Future Along Offensive Line

    While most eyes are focused on the battle at quarterback between Everett Golson and Malik Zaire, the preparations for LSU will also be critical along the offensive line.....

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  4. WR Torii Hunter Jr. on Track to Deliver for Notre Dame

    Shortly after his suit/vest/bow-tie combination failed to capture first place in the “Best Dressed” category at last week's Notre Dame Football Awards Show, Irish sophomore wide receiver Torii Hunter Jr...

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  5. Music City Bowl: Notre Dame vs LSU Preview

    It's Bowl-nanza time at Campus Insiders. Our Shae Peppler and Doug Chapman break down the X-factors for the Irish and Tigers. .....

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  6. Notre Dame DL Sheldon Day Confident of Return with Status Still in Question

    When Sheldon Day spoke with media members Friday following the Notre Dame football awards show, the junior defensive tackle couldn't have been more confident about being able to play in the Dec...

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  7. Jaylon Smith Transcends Growing Pains to Earn All-America Honors

    By the end of the season, one of college football's most surprising and sanguine early story lines was in shambles.....

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  8. Best Case/worst Case for LSU, Notre Dame

    When LSU and Notre Dame were ranked in the top 10 at points earlier in the season, nobody would have predicted that they would eventually meet in the Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl...

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  9. Brian Kelly Sees Right Response from Everett Golson

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  10. Smith on AP All-America Second Team

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  11. Notre Dame Notes: 'Competitive' Situation at Right Tackle

    It's doesn't have the built-in buzz of Notre Dame's quarterback competition, but the battle between redshirt freshman Mike McGlinchey and fifth-year senior Christian Lombard at right tackle carries plenty of importance...

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  12. Lesar: Notre Dame's Best Defense Is Its Run Offense

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  13. Is Brian Kelly Making Right Call to Play Both Malik Zaire and Everett Golson?

    At Notre Dame the quarterback controversy continues as head coach Brian Kelly publicly stated Monday that he would play both Malik Zaire and Everett Golson in the Fighting Irish bowl game, according to Matt Fortuna of ESPN...

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  14. Notre Dame Football: Irish's Bowl Game a Preview of 2015 QB Battle

    After taking a look at Notre Dame's quarterback position heading into the Music City Bowl, it took Brian Kelly three practices to make a decision on whom to play. Both of them...

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  15. Irish to Play with 2 QBs vs. LSU at Nashville

    Quarterbacks Everett Golson and Malik Zaire will both play for Notre Dame against LSU in the Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl, coach Brian Kelly said Monday...

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  16. Captain Helped Set Right Irish Attitude

    The first recruiting pledge Brian Kelly received as Notre Dame's coach came in the sound of Austin Collinsworth's distinctive nasally voice.....

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  17. Notre Dame to Play Two Quarterbacks in Music City Bowl

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  18. Stanley Still Undecided on NFL Future

    Notre Dame junior offensive tackle Ronnie Stanley walked off the stage Friday night with the team's Lineman of the Year Award. He's still uncertain if it's the last time he'll take part in the season-ending festivities in South Bend...

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  19. Notre Dame Football: Top Recruits on Irish's Wish List

    SOUTH BEND, Ind. — With 21 members already pledged to Notre Dame football’s recruiting class of 2015 , the Irish have zeroed in on the final crop of prospects to round ...

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  20. Which Big-Time Recruits Must Notre Dame Land to Rebound in 2015?

    The Notre Dame Fighting Irish suffered through an up-and-down 2014 season, with their final record falling to 7-5. With every intention of rebuilding, head coach Brian Kelly is putting his final touches on an explosive recruiting class...

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  21. Notre Dame Football: From Walk-on to MVP—The Joe Schmidt Story

    Stop me if you've heard this one. Walk-on football player. Humble beginnings. A lifelong dream to play football at Notre Dame...

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  22. Joe Schmidt Wins Notre Dame Team MVP

    Despite a 50-minute delay for a water main break in the Debartolo Performing Arts Center, Notre Dame announced its annual team awards Friday evening.....

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  23. Austin Collinsworth Doesn't Regret 'Destroying My Body'

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  24. Sheldon Day Improving, Expects to Play in Notre Dame's Bowl Game

    Notre Dame defensive tackle Sheldon Day said he "for sure" expects to play in the Music City Bowl Dec. 30 vs. LSU.....

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  25. Notre Dame's Kelly Welcomes Meeting 'Physical' LSU

    Apparently, Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly has watched his share of Southeastern Conference football games over the years in addition to the 42-14 loss his Irish suffered to Alabama in the 2012 season national championship game...

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