1. Notre Dame Hopes 'OTAs' Will Get Freshmen on Fast Track

    Notre Dame wasn't shy about playing freshmen early last fall, with Devin Butler, Will Fuller, Cole Luke, Corey Robinson, James Onwualu and Jaylon Smith logging significant minutes in August and September...

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  2. Kelly Happy to Have Daniels Back

    A broader-looking DaVaris Daniels walked into the Loftus Sports Center on Tuesday night donning a bucket hat, whatever aches from his first summer workout with the rest of his Notre ...

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  3. BREAKING: Four-Star DT Elijah Taylor Commits to Notre Dame

    Notre Dame landed a commitment today from Cincinnati Archbishop Moeller four-star defensive tackle Elijah Taylor. The 6-3, 285-pounder is a big pickup at a position of need...

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  4. Notre Dame Football: Identifying the Irish's Trap Game

    Notre Dame's 2014 schedule looks quite a bit different than it has in recent years. Gone is Michigan State, as the defending Big Ten champions roll off of the Fighting Irish schedule for the first time since 1996...

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  5. Football Players, Brian Kelly Showing off Cooking Skills at Meijer Today

    Cooking is apparently a pretty popular hobby for college football players and coaches this offseason. Earlier this week, Penn State assistant coach Herb Hand appeared on the show “Chopped...

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  6. BREAKING: Nick Coleman Commits to Notre Dame

    Notre Dame added a commitment today from Dayton (Ohio) Archbishop Alter three-star cornerback Nick Coleman...

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  7. 3-Star Dew-Treadway Commits to Notre Dame

    Blue & Gold Illustrated has learned that Bolingbrook, Ill., three-star defensive end Micah Dew-Treadway has committed to Notre Dame...

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  8. The Case for and Against Notre Dame Making College Football Playoff

    Last year was, by every conceivable metric, a down year for Notre Dame football. One season removed from a 12-0 regular season and the fetching title of "national runner-up," the ...

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  9. Notre Dame Football: Projecting the Irish's Starting Lineup

    Don't look now, but we're 79 days away from the start of Notre Dame's season. With summer school in session and freshmen reporting to campus within the next week, football season will be here before we know it...

    Keith Arnold Written by Keith Arnold about 1 month ago 6,479 reads 13 comments

  10. Notre Dame Football Recruiting: 9 Commits, Top Targets to Watch at the Opening

    Summer recruiting is in full swing, and this marks an important week in Notre Dame football recruiting with four high-end Notre Dame targets scheduled to announce their decisions in the coming days...

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  11. Notre Dame Gets 'Very Aggressive' with Jarrett Grace's Recovery

    Brian Kelly still isn't sure if Jarrett Grace will be ready for Notre Dame's season opener Aug. 30 against Rice, but he sounded positive when discussing the senior linebacker's chances of playing Week 1...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 1 month ago 287 reads 0 comments

  12. Notre Dame Football Coach Brian Kelly Eager to Work with Players

    Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly hopes new NCAA rules allowing coaches to work with players over the summer will help players get ahead for the fall, especially freshmen.....

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  13. Could Day Be Primed for a Breakout?

    As we all know by now, it is never too early to look ahead when dealing with NFL draft matters, and Mel Kiper Jr. released a list this week that is sure to catch the eyes of many Notre Dame fans...

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  14. Reggie Bush: Lions to Use Theo Riddick More in 2014

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  15. Notre Dame Football: How 4-Star Travis Waller Would Fit in QB Depth Chart

    Even in June, recruiting chaos can take hold of the college football world. And the last week has put the quarterback carousel into quite a spin...

    Keith Arnold Written by Keith Arnold about 1 month ago 7,899 reads 9 comments

  16. Hilliard Kicks off Notre Dame Visit Parade

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  17. ND Trio Makes Steele's All-America Team

    Three Notre Dame players were named preseason All-Americans by college football guru Phil Steele, with linebacker Jaylon Smith leading the Irish pack by making the second team.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 1 month ago 2,356 reads 0 comments

  18. Notre Dame Football: Recapping the Biggest 2014 Offseason News So Far

    There never seems to be a dull moment with Notre Dame football—neither in the regular season, nor the offseason. This year has been no different...

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  19. Breaking: Tiassum to Notre Dame

    Park Tudor four-star defensive lineman Brandon Tiassum didn't plan on committing to Notre Dame during his visit on Sunday...

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  20. Kelly Gives Positive Update on Grace's Recovery

    With Notre Dame's veterans on campus for summer school and workouts, the South Bend Tribune's Eric Hansen caught up with Irish head coach Brian Kelly to get a status update on some important members of his team...

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  21. Notebook: Notre Dame's DaVaris Daniels Makes Delayed Impression

    SOUTH BEND — Brian Kelly 's first impressions of reinstated Notre Dame wide receiver DaVaris Daniels have been, well, mostly second-hand so far...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 month ago 646 reads 0 comments

  22. Will Notre Dame Flip Top Commits After Losing Stud QB Blake Barnett?

    Blake Barnett, a 2015 4-Star QB, has de -committed from Notre Dame and has reopened his recruitment. The 6'4", 195-pound athlete had been committed to the Irish since November of 2013...

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  23. Tales Roll in About Reuse of Notre Dame Stadium Turf

    When Mike Seis received an early Father's Day gift of a roll of sod from Notre Dame Stadium, he knew right away what he'd do with it.....

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  24. Notre Dame Football: Insider's Preview of the 2014 Freshman Class

    Recruiting is in full swing for the class of 2015 for Notre Dame and football programs around the country...

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  25. Notre Dame Offers QBs Travis Waller, Jarrett Stidham to Replace Blake Barnett

    Notre Dame lost prized quarterback prospect Blake Barnett on Wednesday when he ended a six-month commitment to the Fighting Irish by posting a statement announcing his decision on his Twitter account...

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