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Irish run, run, running to success

SOUTH BEND — Does Notre Dame even need to throw the football? It might sound like an ill-conceived question in an era of passing, but the 13th-ranked Irish (6-1) are s ...

October 22, 2017 5:10 am


Pregame: Notre Dame (5-1) vs. Southern California (6-1)

SOUTH BEND — Southern California coach Clay Helton jokingly said this week he would sleep with the Jeweled Shillelagh, a foot-long trophy made of oak or blackthorn ...

October 21, 2017 6:50 pm


Halftime thoughts: Notre Dame 28, Southern California 0

SOUTH BEND — Everything that could go right for Notre Dame, did. Everything that could go wrong for Southern California, did. It was that kind of a first half at ...

October 21, 2017 9:40 pm


Handing out Notre Dame's midseason awards

SOUTH BEND – Before the season, I thought Notre Dame would win eight or nine games. The question to ask now might be, "Are the Irish going to be a contender for the College F ...

October 18, 2017 11:10 pm


Brandon Wimbush '100 percent' healthy

Coming out of the bye week, Notre Dame quarterback Brandon Wimbush is 100 percent healthy, coach Brian Kelly announced Tuesday at his weekly news conference.

October 17, 2017 1:40 pm


Irish get passing grade at season's midway point

SOUTH BEND — Notre Dame has reached the midpoint of the season at 5-1, which is "pleasing," according to coach Brian Kelly. The 16th-ranked Irish have beaten Temple, Boston ...

October 12, 2017 1:50 am


Kelly labels Wimbush a game-day decision

Notre Dame quarterback Brandon Wimbush will be a game-day decision for Saturday's contest at North Carolina, according to an update provided Thursday by coach Brian Kelly. Wimbus ...

October 5, 2017 8:20 pm


Notebook: Wimbush cleared for running

SOUTH BEND — Brandon Wimbush was not available to reporters Wednesday, but all signs point to Notre Dame's starting quarterback being ready for Saturday's road game ...

October 5, 2017 1:00 am


Brandon Wimbush considered day-to-day

Notre Dame quarterback Brandon Wimbush is dealing with soreness in his right foot, coach Brian Kelly announced Tuesday.

October 3, 2017 1:20 pm


Notebook: Martini savors first INT

SOUTH BEND — Just like that, the wait ended for senior linebacker Greer Martini. The interception tally for the first 42 games of Martini's career at Notre Dame: zero. ...

October 1, 2017 1:00 am