1. Photo: Brian Kelly Bought 8 New Recliners for Notre Dame's Locker Room

    Notre Dame's locker room was already among the most impressive in the nation. Apparently head coach Brian Kelly thought it needed a little more…comfort...

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  2. Barajas, Boykin Leave Junior Day Impressed

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  3. Notre Dame Kicker Keeps Eye on 'higher Prize'

    He managed to wedge a self-assessment of his pool and pop-a-shot skills into an answer about why he can be a leader on the Notre Dame football team, which begged the follow-up question: Just how good is Irish kicker/punter Kyle Brindza in the game room?..

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  4. Farley Excited to Play New Role

    Matthias Farley reasons that the story of his career has been adapting to new situations. From scout-team receiver to starting safety in a matter of a year in 2012, the redshirt junior ...

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  5. Everett Golson Welcomes the Pressure in His Return to Notre Dame

    At 7:22 a.m. on Monday, Everett Golson walked out of the locker room and into a hallway at the Notre Dame football complex, though not quite into plain sight. Unlike other players making the same walk, he already had his helmet on...

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  6. Notre Dame Football: Brian VanGorder's D Might Be More Different Than We Thought

    Making grand declarations after one practice is never wise. But our first look at the Irish defense this spring leads us to believe that things are going to be quite different when Notre Dame takes the field against Rice to kick off 2014...

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  7. Notre Dame Football Pre-Spring Opponent Preview: Purdue

    A week after parting ways with Michigan for the foreseeable future, Notre Dame will do the same with Purdue. The Irish and Boilermakers, who have met every season since 1946, will not play again until 2020 following their Sept...

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  8. What Notre Dame Fans Need to See from Everett Golson This Spring

    He firmly gripped the podium and stared into the eyes and camera lenses with a steely determination. He delivered precise, straightforward answers...

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  9. Notre Dame Football: Odds Malik Zaire Ends Spring Practice as Irish's No. 1 QB

    On Monday afternoon, Notre Dame quarterback Everett Golson returned to practice for the first time in nearly year...

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  10. Notre Dame's Brian VanGorder Must Use Spring to Find Players He Can Trust

    Fighting Irish defensive coordinator Brian VanGorder is the new kid on the block, looking to blend his defensive approach with the Irish's personnel and preferred schemes...

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  11. Golson: It's 'Surreal' to Return to Irish Practice

    SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Everett Golson put on his gold Notre Dame helmet and red practice jersey Monday for the first time in nearly a year. The significance was not lost on him...

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  12. Kelly: Golson Has Better Understanding of Offense

    Quarterback Everett Golson is back at Notre Dame stronger, sturdier and with a much better understanding of offensive concepts than when he led the Fighting Irish to the national championship game more than a year ago, coach Brian Kelly said Friday...

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  13. Observations from First Spring Practice

    Spring football is under way at Notre Dame. And if the snowbanks at every turn of campus weren't an indication, the sight of a No. 5 throwing footballs in a red jersey again sure was...

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  14. 'Larry Bird Rule' Important to Irish Football Growth

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  15. Kelly Wants Notre Dame Special Teams to Be Special

    Amid a handful of subtle position switches, some uniform number swaps, and staff and scheme tweaks, perhaps the most significant offseason shift for Notre Dame football so far pertains to special teams...

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  16. Notre Dame's Jackson Looking for Chance in NFL

    As previous Notre Dame cornerback Bennett Jackson observed out, in some cases it aids not to be a person of the prime-rated NFL draft prospects at your position.....

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  17. Notre Dame Football: Position-by-Position Spring Practice Preview

    Notre Dame begins spring practice on Monday. An earlier start than any other in Brian Kelly 's 25 years as a head coach, the Irish will get two official sessions in before the university ...

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  18. Notre Dame Football: Pre-Spring Opponent Preview: North Carolina

    Notre Dame’s decision in 2012 to become a quasi-ACC member was not only done to find a home for basketball and Olympics sports after the breakup of the Big East, but also to bring some stability to its football schedules...

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  19. BK Spring Notebook

    NOTRE DAME, Ind. – Spring practice is ready to commence at Notre Dame, even if it isn't exactly spring just yet...

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  20. Notre Dame Football: 3 Spring Practice Battles to Watch in 2014

    Brian Kelly kicked off spring football in unusual fashion on Friday, wisecracking that the local temperature was below zero when he started the car this morning to head to campus...

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  21. Kelly: Prince Shembo Not Threatened into Silence on Lizzy Seeberg Case

    Last week at the NFL Scouting Combine, former Notre Dame linebacker Prince Shembo acknowledged for the first time publicly that he was the Irish football player involved in the sexual ...

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  22. Notre Dame Football: 2014 Spring Checklist for Brian Kelly, Fighting Irish

    With spring practice only days away, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish will soon begin preparing for the 2014 college football season. When the squad reports to camp on March 3, there will be a lot of work to do...

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  23. Notre Dame's New DC Brian VanGorder to Also Coach Inside Linebackers

    Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly announced on Friday that new defensive coordinator Brian VanGorder will also coach the team's inside linebackers, according to Rachel Terlep of The Elkhart Truth...

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  24. Kelly Weighs in on Shembo's Combine Comments

    Former Notre Dame linebacker Prince Shembo revealed to reporters at the NFL Scouting Combine that he was the player investigated in 2010 for the alleged sexual battery of Lizzy Seeberg, a St...

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  25. DE Tuitt Will Stage Personal Combine

    A cryptic tweet, teeming with exclamation points, from Stephon Tuitt Tuesday on Twitter suggested the former Notre Dame defensive end was determined to transcend his latest medical setback...

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