1. 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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  2. Notre Dame Football: Spring Preview of Irish Running Backs

    Having reached the fifth year of his tenure at Notre Dame, Brian Kelly has made it no secret what he desires to do offensively...

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  3. Notre Dame Football: Why Starting QB Job Isn't Automatically Everett Golson's

    Regardless of the circumstances, the throne isn't rightfully his to return to. After missing the 2013 season due to academic exile, Notre Dame quarterback Everett Golson has returned to South Bend, Ind...

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  4. Predicting Former Notre Dame Players' 2014 NFL Combine Performances

    The professional futures of a select group of former Notre Dame players will begin Wednesday in Indianapolis. The annual NFL Scouting Combine, which runs this year from Feb...

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  5. Could Notre Dame Qualify for the 2014 College Football Playoff?

    Everything changed on Nov. 24, 2012. It was on that day that then No.1-ranked Notre Dame defeated archrival USC, 22-13, which not only secured the Irish's first national ...

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  6. Imagining What Notre Dame's Starting Lineup Will Look Like in 3 Years

    When Notre Dame formally announced head coach Brian Kelly 's five-year contract extension following the Irish's 2013 season-opening victory against Temple, an eye was cast toward the future...

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  7. Notre Dame Football Recruiting: Looking Ahead to 2015 Class

    It's a never-ending, whirlwind process, really. While Notre Dame was busy putting the finishing touches on its 2014 recruiting class, it had also been quietly gearing up for another quality class in the 2015 cycle...

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  8. Notre Dame National Signing Day 2014: Position-by-Position Analysis

    They did it once again. For the second consecutive year, the Fighting Irish of Notre Dame pieced together a top-10 recruiting class, per 247Sports ...

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  9. Notre Dame National Signing Day: 4 Takeaways from Irish's Class

    Notre Dame is on the verge of finalizing its second consecutive top-10 recruiting class. Should each of the Irish's 20 remaining commits—wide receiver Justin Brent and defensive ...

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  10. Could Notre Dame Dominate the State of Indiana in Recruiting?

    Unlike many other schools throughout the country, Notre Dame is in the unique position of having a national recruiting draw. The Irish coaching staff possesses the ability to recruit prospects at nearly any high school in the nation...

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  11. Notre Dame National Signing Day Preview: Targets, Predictions and Rumor Roundup

    Less than a week remains until Notre Dame puts the finishing touches on its 2014 recruiting class. On Wednesday, the program's 20 current commits, plus any remaining targets who ...

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  12. Notre Dame Football: Predicting All the Commits That Will Sign on NSD

    Yes, it will be a circus. There will be unexpected twists and turns, and, most certainly, there will be seemingly endless hand wringing...

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  13. Notre Dame Football: Most Challenging Opponents on Irish's 2014 Schedule

    One fact will always remain a constant: It'll never be easy. Such is the case for the Notre Dame football program, as the Irish are tasked with what should be considered one of the nation's most brutal schedules on an annual basis...

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  14. Notre Dame Football: Everything You Need to Know About Irish's Early Enrollees

    Two members of Notre Dame's 2014 recruiting class got an early jump on the college experience. Wide receiver Justin Brent and defensive end Andrew Trumbetti enrolled ...

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  15. Notre Dame Football Recruiting: Why Irish's 2014 Class Will Be a Success

    The scrutiny is inevitable, regardless of quantity and/or quality. When Notre Dame's current commits make their intentions official by signing their national letters of intent on Feb...

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  16. Notre Dame's 2014 National Signing Day Wish List

    It's like Christmas, except for the junkies. Throughout the years, national signing day has become one of the most oddly celebrated and anticipated holidays in the sphere of ...

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  17. Notre Dame Football Recruiting: Everything You Need to Know for NSD

    The formation of Notre Dame's future will add another corps of weapons in less than a month's time. With national signing day rapidly approaching, head coach Brian Kelly and his ...

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  18. Notre Dame Football: 5 Recruits the Irish Must Land on NSD 2014

    The initial stages of college football's offseason are jovially referred to as the "silly season," with national signing day being its high point...

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  19. Notre Dame Football: Why Greg Bryant Has a Brighter Future Than Cam McDaniel

    He disappeared like a thief in the dead of night. After a glamorous high school career at the American Heritage School in Delray Beach, Fla., that included a 4-star ranking from 247sports...

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  20. Notre Dame Football: 4 Biggest Concerns Heading into the Offseason

    (9:58 a.m. EDT) UPDATE: At the time of publication, Notre Dame defensive end Stephon Tuitt had not yet declared for the NFL Draft...

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  21. Notre Dame Football: Why Irish's 2013 Season Was a Success

    You would have questioned my sanity had I told you Notre Dame finishing 9-4 would be the mark of a successful 2013 campaign for the Irish one year ago at this time...

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  22. Notre Dame Football: 5 Best Moments of 2013

    Notre Dame's 2013 season didn't live up to the program's lofty expectations, but there were a slew of positive moments throughout the Fighting Irish's 9-4 campaign...

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  23. Notre Dame Football: 2013 Grades for Brian Kelly

    Notre Dame's 2013 season is officially in the books, and the numerous performance reviews are arriving in droves...

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  24. Notre Dame Football: 10 Things We Learned in Irish's Win Against Rutgers

    The final chapter of Notre Dame's 2013 season concluded with a 29-16 victory against Rutgers in the New Era Pinstripe Bowl, moving the Irish to a final record of 9-4...

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  25. Pinstripe Bowl 2013 Rutgers vs. Notre Dame: Live Score and Highlights

    Pinstripe Bowl Notre Dame 29, Rutgers 16—FINAL The Fighting Irish of Notre Dame have knocked off the Rutgers Scarlet Knights. For all your post-game analysis, keep it here at Bleacher Report...

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