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Kelly: Love's future at cornerback

In Notre Dame's 44-6 win over Army on Saturday, cornerback Julian Love saw action at safety. Irish coach Brian Kelly said Love was more or less forced into that role because of Arm ...

November 13, 2016 4:41 pm


Finding meaning in Irish rout of Army

A win, any win, is nothing to sneeze at for Notre Dame in 2016, so let's not dismiss Saturday's 44-6 blowout of Army at the Alamodome in San Antonio. In fact, let's look back at t ...

November 12, 2016 6:44 pm


Kizer leads Notre Dame past Army

  SAN ANTONIO — DeShone Kizer threw for three touchdowns, C.J. Sanders returned the opening kickoff for a score, and Notre Dame beat Army 44-6 on Saturday. Kizer was 1 ...

November 12, 2016 4:13 pm


Notre Dame beats Bryant in opener

  SOUTH BEND — Notre Dame's "Big Three" got the season started Saturday in a convincing way. Bonzie Colson had 23 points and nine rebounds, V.J. Beachem tied his caree ...

November 12, 2016 12:57 pm


Irish DT Cage ruled out of Saturday's game

Defensive tackle Daniel Cage likely won't travel with Notre Dame to San Antonio and was ruled out of Saturday's game there against Army. Cage (concussion) was also out last week a ...

November 11, 2016 4:00 am


Kizer undecided on whether to leave Notre Dame for NFL

SOUTH BEND — Notre Dame quarterback DeShone Kizer might enter the 2017 NFL draft. Or he might not. "You know, at this point I'm so focused in on doing whatever I can to ...

November 10, 2016 6:29 am


Brian Kelly: 'I'm not going anywhere'

Come Jan. 20, the White House will have a new occupant. Notre Dame, apparently, will not have a new head football coach. Brian Kelly said he's not going anywhere.

November 8, 2016 10:23 am


Irish place Tranquill, Love in concussion protocol

Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly said Sunday that starting strong safety Drue Tranquill, a Carroll graduate, will begin the week in concussion protocol. The same is true of Irish corne ...

November 6, 2016 11:27 am


Navy gets rare win against Notre Dame

  JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Will Worth ran for 175 yards and two touchdowns, his ninth consecutive game with a rushing score, and Navy beat Notre Dame 28-27 Saturday in the ...

November 5, 2016 12:23 pm


Bilal clawing his way to prominence for Irish

SOUTH BEND — Asmar Bilal hears teammates describe him as a "freak athlete" and still shakes his head in amazement. "That's funny," Bilal said, flashing a smile. "I don' ...

November 2, 2016 8:32 pm


2 Notre Dame players may avoid jail for marijuana arrests

  ROCHESTER — Two Notre Dame football players arrested on marijuana charges may avoid jail time and criminal records after reaching plea bargains with prosecutors. Run ...

November 1, 2016 5:36 pm


Kelly: Trio with head injuries showing progress

Head injuries were an unfortunate byproduct of Notre Dame's 30-27 win over Miami this past weekend, and Irish coach Brian Kelly used his weekly press conference Tuesday to update t ...

November 1, 2016 5:33 pm