1. Notebook: Rice Coach Sees Growth in Notre Dame QB Everett Golson

    In order to find valuable footage of what he thought Notre Dame's offense could look like, Rice football coach David Bailiff had to flip past 2013 and dust off the 2012 footage in order to get a better feel...

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  2. Irish Quarterback Everett Golson Brings His 'A' Game

    Everett Golson stood on the 9-yard line, arms extended with the ball in his hands, expecting to hand the ball off to tailback Greg Bryant.....

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  3. Notebook: Brian Kelly Noticed Difference in Artificial Turf for Notre Dame

    Notre Dame president Rev. John I. Jenkins blessed Notre Dame's new FieldTurf surface by sprinkling holy water on it prior to the team's football season opener at Notre Dame Stadium...

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  4. Kelly 'Proud' of How Notre Dame Wasn't Distracted vs. Rice

    Before Brian Kelly talked to his players about their 48-17 win over Rice on Saturday, he delivered an important message: "I'm proud of the way you've handled yourself.".....

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  5. Irish's Collinsworth out 2-4 Weeks Due to Knee

    Notre Dame starting safety Austin Collinsworth missed the No. 17 Fighting Irish's season-opening 48-17 win against Rice because of a knee injury.....

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  6. Grading Performances of Suspended Notre Dame Players' Backups

    SOUTH BEND, Indiana—Academic issues have surrounded Notre Dame football of late, with quarterback Everett Golson making his return and a quintet of players being held out of practice and competition...

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  7. Everett Golson's Return, New Weapons Give Notre Dame Pop It Needs on Offense

    After consecutive three-and-outs to start Notre Dame's season opener against Rice, Brian Kelly 's hunch that his rebooted spread offense was ready to score points by the bushel looked like wishful preseason thinking...

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  8. Rice vs. Notre Dame: Game Grades, Analysis for Fighting Irish

    Everett Golson had 600 days off between games. Instead of spending a week shaking off the rust, he stepped onto the field at Notre Dame Stadium in Week 1 and instantly looked to be in midseason form...

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  9. Is Notre Dame a Top 10 Team?

    The Notre Dame Fighting Irish came out with a 48-17 win over the Rice Owls in Week 1 of the 2014 season. Quarterback Everett Golson made his return to the field firing on all cylinders...

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  10. Everett Golson vs. Rice: Final Stat Line, Highlights and Twitter Reaction

    After an entire year off, Everett Golson showed the college football world exactly what they missed in his return under center for Notre Dame. Unfortunately, Rice was on the other end of his explosive showing...

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  11. Golson's 75-Yard Touchdown Pass Puts Notre Dame Back on Top

    After Rice tied the game at 7 in the first quarter, Everett Golson hits William Fuller with a 75 yard touchdown to give the Irish the lead...

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  12. Notre Dame Football: Brian Kelly's Final Thoughts on Irish Offseason

    SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Notre Dame football kicks off its regular season Saturday when it battles Rice inside Notre Dame Stadium...

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  13. Kelly: Resolution on Academic Suspensions Coming Soon

    Brian Kelly appeared on the Dan Patrick show this morning and shed some light on the academic investigation that's holding out DaVaris Daniels, Kendall Moore, KeiVarae Russell and Ishaq Williams...

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  14. Notre Dame Stadium Project to Begin in November

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  15. Brian Kelly Hopes College Football Playoff Expands to Eight

    Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly called this year's inaugural College Football Playoff "a great start," but hopes to see it expand from four to eight teams in the future.....

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  16. Notre Dame's Jarron Jones Matures in Classroom, on Field

    At Aquinas Institute in Rochester, N.Y., Jarron Jones was a "big shot," at least according to Jones. And being a big shot came with certain privileges.....

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  17. VanGorder's Defense Has Notre Dame Offense Feeling Ready

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  18. Notre Dame: Personal Touch Helps Players Buy into VanGorder

    Brian VanGorder is in his eighth first year as a defensive coordinator, so he's pretty well-versed at getting to know a new group of players.....

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  19. 5th Player Held out Due to Notre Dame Academic Probe

    #NotreDame announces they are holding a fifth football player out of practice and competition as investigation reaches a conclusion. .....

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  20. Notre Dame's Greatest Football Players

    You can't tell college football's true story without exploring the history of Notre Dame. For some people, the Fighting Irish' success exists in just that.....

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  21. Debate: Predict Everett Golson's Stats in 2014

    With Everett Golson returning to Notre Dame after being suspended last season, predict his stats for 2014...

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  22. Notre Dame Fighting Irish vs. Rice Owls Betting Odds: Analysis and Prediction

    The resurgent Rice Owls are 7-1 against the spread in their last eight games as underdogs on the road. Meanwhile, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish are just 1-6 ATS the last seven times they've been favored by double digits at home...

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  23. Which Offensive Weapons Will Step Up for Notre Dame Fighting Irish vs. Rice Owls

    The Notre Dame Fighting Irish are starting Week 1 against the Rice Owls. Bleacher Report College Football Analyst Michael Felder breaks down who will be a big part of this offense...

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  24. Cam McDaniel Leading the Way for Notre Dame

    The simple question left Cam McDaniel speechless: What was your reaction when you found out you were going to be a father?.....

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  25. Collinsworth on Captaincy: "I Think I've Earned That"

    Blue & Gold Illustrated caught up with Notre Dame safety Austin Collinsworth on Wednesday to get his thoughts on the upcoming matchup against Rice.....

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