Saturday Apr 12
Kelly values spring game
Although it will not be an actual game and has a scoring system based on various accomplishments by the offense or defense, coach Brian Kelly said he sees the value of finishing with a game-like experience over conducting just another practice.
Notre Dame Football: Who Will Man Middle of Irish Linebacking Corps?
It has begun abundantly clear that Brian VanGorder's defense will look very different than the one Bob Diaco played.
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Hitting the Links: Pro Day Recap
HtL is back today with a recap of Notre Dame's Pro Day from Thursday afternoon. A total of 16 former Irish players worked out in the Loftus Center with a representative from every NFL team in attendance.
Notre Dame Football: Week 3 Spring Practice Stock Report
With spring break over, the Irish are back on the practice field. Strapping the pads on Wednesday, our first true look at Brian Kelly 's squad revealed quite a few interesting tidbits.
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Investigating Notre Dame's Multiple Front Defense, Part 2
Welcome back to the Film Room. In Part 1 we looked at the basic principles surrounding Notre Dame's multiple front defense, how they deployed several different fronts, and the personnel they used in the first half of the 2013 opener against Temple.
Nix, Tuitt, Martin headline Notre Dame's pro day
Nose guard Louis Nix III wanted to make sure NFL scouts got a good look at his slimmed down physique at Notre Dame's pro day Thursday, even taking off his T-shirt to run the 40. "I hope they liked my thighs and my footwork and my hips," he said.
Notre Dame Football: Brian VanGorder Building Defense Around Jaylon Smith
Notre Dame resumed spring practice Wednesday morning after two weeks off. With pads on and the first bits of 11-on-11 taking place, the pieces are coming together and the identity of the 2014 team begins to emerge.