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Irish Insights

  • Brindza on Lou Groza watch list
    Notre Dame's Kyle Brindza was named to the preseason watch list for the 2014 Lou Groza Award. The Lou Groza Award is given annually to the nation's best placekicker.
  • Two more Irish land on watch lists
    Notre Dame center Nick Martin was placed on the watch list for the Rimington Trophy, given annually to the nation's best player at that position.
  • Will Mahone no longer enrolled at Notre Dame
    Receiver Will Mahone has no chance of returning to Notre Dame while facing felony charges of assault on a police officer, intimidation of a public servant and vandalism, his attorney said Tuesday.
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Diaco named top assistant coach

Notre Dame defensive coordinator/assistant head coach Bob Diaco was named the winner of the Broyles Award, given to the nation's top assistant coach, Tuesday.

Diaco is the architect of the Irish's defense, which finished the season No. 1 in points allowed (10.3).

He is also one of hottest commodities on the coaching market and was linked to the head coaching opening at Boson College, according to reports.

Boston College ended up hiring Temple's Steve Addazio, according to Sports Illustrated.

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