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Chicago Tribune
Malik Zaire, Notre Dame not shying from great expectationsSOUTH BEND, Ind. — As pumped-in noise tumbled onto pumped-up teammates running
Malik Zaire, Notre Dame not shying from great expectations
Chicago Tribune / Posted 14 hours ago
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — As pumped-in noise tumbled onto pumped-up teammates running drills one practice field over, Malik Zaire casually played catch with C.J. Prosise. Canceling out chaos, it seems, has become a matter of course for Zaire, Notre Dame's... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
Notre Dame football breakdown: Running backsThis is the second in a series of breakdowns of the various position groups for
Notre Dame football breakdown: Running backs
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted yesterday
This is the second in a series of breakdowns of the various position groups for the 2015 Notre Dame football squad. The series will continue daily through Sept. 5, when the Fighting Irish open their season against Texas in South Bend (7:30 p.m.,... Read more
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CBS Sports
Exclusive: First look at 'A Season with Notre Dame Football'Showtime's new series "A Season with Notre Dame Football" debuts on Tuesday, Se
Exclusive: First look at 'A Season with Notre Dame Football'
CBS Sports / Posted yesterday
Showtime's new series "A Season with Notre Dame Football" debuts on Tuesday, September 8 at 10 p.m. ET. The show will give viewers an all-access look at the Fighting Irish all season long. You can check out the first trailer for the series in the... Read more
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NBC Sports: Inside the Irish
Brian Kelly on Dan Patrick ShowBrian Kelly was on the Dan Patrick Show this morning and the Irish head coach g
Brian Kelly on Dan Patrick Show
NBC Sports: Inside the Irish / Posted yesterday
Brian Kelly was on the Dan Patrick Show this morning and the Irish head coach got his last weekend without a game started by chatting it up with the popular radio host. While Kelly didn’t make any headlines in the interview, he did conduct it from... Read more
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NBC Sports: Inside the Irish
Last looks: Offensive lineJust about everybody expects Harry Hiestand’s offensive line to be a dominant u
Last looks: Offensive line
NBC Sports: Inside the Irish / Posted yesterday
Just about everybody expects Harry Hiestand’s offensive line to be a dominant unit. But after months of preseason hype, they now need to prove they can do it. On paper, the Irish look to have their strongest and deepest offensive line since Lou... Read more
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CBS Sports
ACC Preview: Predicting league's best players and coach for 2015With a national champion, better performances in big games and a Heisman Trophy
ACC Preview: Predicting league's best players and coach for 2015
CBS Sports / Posted yesterday
With a national champion, better performances in big games and a Heisman Trophy, among several other individual year-end accolades, the ACC has done some serious work rewriting the league's reputation over the last three seasons. Some of that can be... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
Notre Dame football breakdown: QuarterbackThis is the first in a series of breakdowns of the various position groups for
Notre Dame football breakdown: Quarterback
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 2 days ago
This is the first in a series of breakdowns of the various position groups for the 2015 Notre Dame football squad. The series will continue daily through Sept. 5, when the Fighting Irish open their season against Texas in South Bend (7:30 p.m.,... Read more
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NBC Sports: Inside the Irish
Last looks: Running backAfter two seasons of trying to find carries for a handful of emerging running b
Last looks: Running back
NBC Sports: Inside the Irish / Posted 3 days ago
After two seasons of trying to find carries for a handful of emerging running backs, Notre Dame has the opposite problem: Trying to spread out a growing workload among a smaller, highly-differentiated position group. For the first time since Darius... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Zaire Confident He'll Be ND's SaviorSOUTH BEND, Ind. — Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly came to Archbishop Alter H
Zaire Confident He'll Be ND's Savior
Bleacher Report / Posted 3 days ago
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly came to Archbishop Alter High outside of Dayton, Ohio, last year to recruit another football player to Notre Dame. He had already gotten quarterback Malik Zaire from there a year earlier. Alter... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Depth Chart Analysis, Complete 2015 Preview and PredictionsSOUTH BEND, Ind. — With an experienced corps of returning starters looking to w
Depth Chart Analysis, Complete 2015 Preview and Predictions
Bleacher Report / Posted 4 days ago
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — With an experienced corps of returning starters looking to wash away the bitter taste of a 2014 regular season that rolled off the rails, Notre Dame football begins 2015 with high expectations. The Irish are ranked 11th in the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Notre Dame defense rules, picking off Malik Zaire twice in drillsSOUTH BEND, Ind. — Notre Dame practiced from the inside-out Tuesday when an omi
Notre Dame defense rules, picking off Malik Zaire twice in drills
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Notre Dame practiced from the inside-out Tuesday when an ominous sky pushed the Irish into the Loftus Sports Center for the stretching portion of the day's work. But defense pushed the team outside on the LaBar practice fields... Read more
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NBC Sports: Inside the Irish
Malik ZaireOur final installment of the A-to-Z series is perhaps our most important one. B
Malik Zaire
NBC Sports: Inside the Irish / Posted 4 days ago
Our final installment of the A-to-Z series is perhaps our most important one. Because Notre Dame’s fate is in the hands of quarterback . After pushing his way onto the field after Everett Golson faltered late last season, Zaire battled... Read more
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Colorado Daily
Ohio State is unanimous choice for No. 1 in AP preseason Top 25Ohio State is the first unanimous preseason No. 1 in The Associated Press colle
Ohio State is unanimous choice for No. 1 in AP preseason Top 25
Colorado Daily / Posted 6 days ago
Ohio State is the first unanimous preseason No. 1 in The Associated Press college football poll. The defending national champion Buckeyes received all 61 first-place votes from the media panel in the rankings released Sunday. TCU is No. 2, followed... Read more
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Denver Post
Ohio State is unanimous choice for No. 1 in AP preseason Top 25Ohio State is the first unanimous preseason No. 1 in The Associated Press colle
Ohio State is unanimous choice for No. 1 in AP preseason Top 25
Denver Post / Posted 6 days ago
Ohio State is the first unanimous preseason No. 1 in The Associated Press college football poll. The defending national champion Buckeyes received all 61 first-place votes from the media panel in the rankings released Sunday. TCU is No. 2, followed... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Preseason AP Top 25 capsulesConference: Big Ten 2014 Record: 14-1 2014 Poll Finish: No. 1 Games to Watch
Preseason AP Top 25 capsules
The Oakland Press / Posted 6 days ago
Conference: Big Ten 2014 Record: 14-1 2014 Poll Finish: No. 1 Games to Watch: @ Virginia Tech, Sept. 7; Penn State, Oct. 17; Michigan State, Nov. 21; @ Michigan, Nov. 28. Repeating is difficult, but few teams in recent memory have been better... Read more
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Daily Herald
Preseason AP Top 25 capsulesGames to Watch: @ Virginia Tech, Sept. 7; Penn State, Oct. 17; Michigan State,
Preseason AP Top 25 capsules
Daily Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Games to Watch: @ Virginia Tech, Sept. 7; Penn State, Oct. 17; Michigan State, Nov. 21; @ Michigan, Nov. 28. Repeating is difficult, but few teams in recent memory have been better positioned to win back-to-back national titles than Urban Meyer's... Read more
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NBC Sports: Inside the Irish
Brandon WimbushWhen enrolled in school this summer, he became the latest blue-chip quarterbac
Brandon Wimbush
NBC Sports: Inside the Irish / Posted 7 days ago
When enrolled in school this summer, he became the latest blue-chip quarterback to join the Notre Dame football program with the burden of great expectations. The New Jersey state player of the year, Wimbush would be wise to forget... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Kelly joins elite group entering 6th season at Notre DameSOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Brian Kelly is entering his sixth season as Notre Dame
Kelly joins elite group entering 6th season at Notre Dame
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 8 days ago
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Brian Kelly is entering his sixth season as Notre Dame coach, just the seventh in the program's long and storied history to make it that far. That doesn't mean the 53-year-old coach is feeling anywhere near settled, not with... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Notre Dame's Corey Robinson a man of the worldWhen his Notre Dame teammates speak of Corey Robinson, they rarely mention foot
Notre Dame's Corey Robinson a man of the world
Chicago Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
When his Notre Dame teammates speak of Corey Robinson, they rarely mention football. They're more into his latest passport stamp. "I ask him, 'Corey, where did you go this time? Bring me something back,'" fellow receiver Chris Brown said. "He is... Read more
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CBS Sports
2015 Heisman Trophy: Contenders, favorites, primer on race for awardThe Heisman Trophy has become an interesting beast in the college football conv
2015 Heisman Trophy: Contenders, favorites, primer on race for award
CBS Sports / Posted 9 days ago
The Heisman Trophy has become an interesting beast in the college football conversation. The award, created in 1935, feels more like a political race these days. We start our watch lists in July, update the "Heisman race" on a week-to-week basis... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Kelly joins elite group entering 6th season at Notre DameSOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Brian Kelly is entering his sixth season as Notre Dame
Kelly joins elite group entering 6th season at Notre Dame
The Oakland Press / Posted 9 days ago
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Brian Kelly is entering his sixth season as Notre Dame coach, just the seventh in the program’s long and storied history to make it that far. That doesn’t mean the 53-year-old coach is feeling anywhere near settled, not with... Read more
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Salon.com
Kelly joins elite group entering 6th season at Notre DameSOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Brian Kelly is entering his sixth season as Notre Dame
Kelly joins elite group entering 6th season at Notre Dame
Salon.com / Posted 9 days ago
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Brian Kelly is entering his sixth season as Notre Dame coach, just the seventh in the program’s long and storied history to make it that far. That doesn’t mean the 53-year-old coach is feeling anywhere near settled, not with... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
Kelly joins elite group entering 6th season at Notre DameSOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) � Brian Kelly is entering his sixth season as Notre Dame
Kelly joins elite group entering 6th season at Notre Dame
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) � Brian Kelly is entering his sixth season as Notre Dame coach, just the seventh in the program's long and storied history to make it that far. That doesn't mean the 53-year-old coach is feeling anywhere near settled, not with... Read more
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22 WSBT South Bend
Kelly joins elite group entering 6th season at Notre DameBrian Kelly is entering his sixth season as Notre Dame coach, just the seventh
Kelly joins elite group entering 6th season at Notre Dame
22 WSBT South Bend / Posted 9 days ago
Brian Kelly is entering his sixth season as Notre Dame coach, just the seventh in the program's long and storied history to make it that far. That doesn't mean the 53-year-old coach is feeling anywhere near settled, not with a 45-20 record at Notre... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Kelly joins elite group entering 6th season at Notre DameSOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) - Brian Kelly is entering his sixth season as Notre Dame
Kelly joins elite group entering 6th season at Notre Dame
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 9 days ago
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) - Brian Kelly is entering his sixth season as Notre Dame coach, just the seventh in the program's long and storied history to make it that far. That doesn't mean the 53-year-old coach is feeling anywhere near settled, not with... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Kelly joins elite group entering 6th season at Notre DameSOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) - Brian Kelly is entering his sixth season as Notre Dame
Kelly joins elite group entering 6th season at Notre Dame
KTVN Reno / Posted 9 days ago
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) - Brian Kelly is entering his sixth season as Notre Dame coach, just the seventh in the program's long and storied history to make it that far. That doesn't mean the 53-year-old coach is feeling anywhere near settled, not with... Read more
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Deseret News
Taysom Hill's Heisman odds improve; former Utes Smith, Rowe battle; RSL valued at $108MNational attention on BYU Cougars quarterback Taysom Hill seems to be increasin
Taysom Hill's Heisman odds improve; former Utes Smith, Rowe battle; RSL valued at $108M
Deseret News / Posted 10 days ago
National attention on BYU Cougars quarterback Taysom Hill seems to be increasing by the day, but he's still got a ways to go to prove he deserves to be in the Heisman Trophy conversation, at least according to oddsmakers. As written by NBC Sports,... Read more
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NBC Sports: Inside the Irish
Nic WeisharOne of fall camp’s biggest surprises, tight end has taken off his redshirt and
Nic Weishar
NBC Sports: Inside the Irish / Posted 11 days ago
One of fall camp’s biggest surprises, tight end has taken off his redshirt and is intent on making up for lost time. In a position battle that lacks a returning starter (or anybody with any significant experience), Weishar is making sure... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
CFT 2015 Preseason Preview: Top 25Yes, I know — another meaningless preseason poll tossed atop the overflowing pi
CFT 2015 Preseason Preview: Top 25
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 12 days ago
Yes, I know — another meaningless preseason poll tossed atop the overflowing pile of myriad other meaningless preseason polls. Hey, but at least this one isn’t SEC-heavy, so we have that going for us, which is nice. OK, technically it’s not as... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Week 2 Fall Camp Stock ReportSOUTH BEND, Ind. — As fall camp continues back on campus, Notre Dame football i
Week 2 Fall Camp Stock Report
Bleacher Report / Posted 12 days ago
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — As fall camp continues back on campus, Notre Dame football is now within three weeks of its season opener against Texas under the lights at Notre Dame Stadium. More than midway through camp, let’s take a look at the past week of... Read more
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NBC Sports: Inside the Irish
Fall camp mailbag: Moving on after bad newsSo the Irish received their first bit of bad news in the 2015 season. Defensive
Fall camp mailbag: Moving on after bad news
NBC Sports: Inside the Irish / Posted 13 days ago
So the Irish received their first bit of bad news in the 2015 season. Defensive tackle Jarron Jones is lost for the year and the Notre Dame defense will need to collectively replace Jones’ sizable place in the middle of the Irish defense. I’ll start... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Notre Dame loses nose tackle Jarron Jones for the seasonThere’s one thing Notre Dame players and coaches won’t miss about Jarron Jones
Notre Dame loses nose tackle Jarron Jones for the season
Chicago Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
There’s one thing Notre Dame players and coaches won’t miss about Jarron Jones – his personality. That’s because the 6-foot-5½, 315-pound nose tackle plans to be around the team this season, even though he won’t suit up because of a third-degree... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
Notre Dame Notebook: Running back depth testedThere are questions surrounding the Notre Dame run game, as the Fighting Irish
Notre Dame Notebook: Running back depth tested
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
There are questions surrounding the Notre Dame run game, as the Fighting Irish work their way through their 2015 training camp, but an injury to its depth isn't cause for panic. Not just yet, anyway. Slot receiver-turned-running back C.J. Prosise is... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Back from ankle injury, Joe Schmidt is leader of Notre Dame defenseHorn-shaped speakers spit out the words to a B.o.B song called "Ready" on Thurs
Back from ankle injury, Joe Schmidt is leader of Notre Dame defense
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
Horn-shaped speakers spit out the words to a B.o.B song called "Ready" on Thursday morning during Notre Dame's second football practice on campus. The chorus of "We just gettin' ready" inspired some impromptu dance steps from linebacker Joe Schmidt,... Read more
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Bleacher Report
What Folston, Prosise Bring to Irish OffenseSOUTH BEND, Ind. — A look inside Notre Dame football’s running back room reveal
What Folston, Prosise Bring to Irish Offense
Bleacher Report / Posted 16 days ago
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — A look inside Notre Dame football’s running back room reveals a top returning rusher, two converted wide receivers, two freshmen and even a former walk-on. Still, Irish head coach Brian Kelly went so far as to call running back... Read more
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Norwalk Reflector
Left-handed NFL quarterbacks ‘a dying breed’The question has Mark Brunell stumped, a riddle he’s attempting to sound out on
Left-handed NFL quarterbacks ‘a dying breed’
Norwalk Reflector / Posted 16 days ago
The question has Mark Brunell stumped, a riddle he’s attempting to sound out on the fly. Where have all of his people gone? No, we’re not talking about middle-aged University of Washington alumni or former NFL players now doing commentary for ESPN.... Read more
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The Oakland Press
Folston has competition in Notre Dame backfield from ProsiseSOUTH BEND, Ind. >> C.J. Prosise, a wide receiver last season, is challenging l
Folston has competition in Notre Dame backfield from Prosise
The Oakland Press / Posted 16 days ago
SOUTH BEND, Ind. >> C.J. Prosise, a wide receiver last season, is challenging leading rusher Tarean Folston for a starting spot in Notre Dame’s backfield. “You get a good practice on you and if you’ve worked hard, your taking first-team reps,” coach... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Picking backup quarterback on Notre Dame's to-do list in preseason practiceFormer backup Malik Zaire is now Notre Dame's starting quarterback. The backup
Picking backup quarterback on Notre Dame's to-do list in preseason practice
Chicago Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
Former backup Malik Zaire is now Notre Dame's starting quarterback. The backup plan includes Brandon Wimbush and DeShone Kizer. The Irish will find out more during preseason practice about what they have in reserve. The expedited process of choosing... Read more
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Yahoo Sports
College football's 25 Most Intriguing Quarterbacks of 2015Back by popular demand (or a lack of alternative content), we have the college
College football's 25 Most Intriguing Quarterbacks of 2015
Yahoo Sports / Posted 17 days ago
Back by popular demand (or a lack of alternative content), we have the college football Most Intriguing Lists of 2015. That’s not necessarily the best, not necessarily the most popular – it’s the most intriguing. Last week: Most Intriguing Coaches.... Read more
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NFL.com
Top 15 junior prospects in college footballThis week, I'll unveil my rankings of the top 15 senior, junior, redshirt sopho
Top 15 junior prospects in college football
NFL.com / Posted 18 days ago
This week, I'll unveil my rankings of the top 15 senior, junior, redshirt sophomore and true sophomore prospects in college football, continuing today with juniors. Bosa is already being compared to J.J. Watt because he lines up inside and outside... Read more
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NBC Sports: Inside the Irish
Ronnie StanleyNotre Dame landed their most important recruit last winter when decided to sta
Ronnie Stanley
NBC Sports: Inside the Irish / Posted 18 days ago
Notre Dame landed their most important recruit last winter when decided to stay in school. A fast-rising tackle prospect who some believed could’ve been the first offensive lineman off the board in the NFL Draft, Stanley decided to... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Lefty QB Malik Zaire is Mr. Right for Notre DameChris Brown is indifferent toward the difference, which he described as negligi
Lefty QB Malik Zaire is Mr. Right for Notre Dame
Chicago Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
Chris Brown is indifferent toward the difference, which he described as negligible. "I guess there's a different spin (on the ball), but we don't really realize that," the Notre Dame senior receiver said. "I just catch it." The difference makes no... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Notre Dame practice updates: QB has some fun on social mediaTuesday, Aug. 11: Apparently, backup quarterback DeShone Kizer was having some
Notre Dame practice updates: QB has some fun on social media
Chicago Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
Tuesday, Aug. 11: Apparently, backup quarterback DeShone Kizer was having some fun on social media during practice Tuesday at Culver Academies. A curious tweet from @NDFootball, the football team's official Twitter account, at 12:26 p.m. said:... Read more
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NBC Sports: Inside the Irish
Tweetcap: More from training camp at CulverThe Notre Dame football team is in their final day of workouts at the Culver Ac
Tweetcap: More from training camp at Culver
NBC Sports: Inside the Irish / Posted 18 days ago
The Notre Dame football team is in their final day of workouts at the Culver Academies, spending the morning in full pads before making their way back to campus. Tomorrow marks the beginning of two-a-day sessions, one of three planned this training... Read more
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22 WSBT South Bend
Zaire pulling double duty at Irish training campIt’s day four of training camp for Notre Dame. The Irish worked out at Culver
Zaire pulling double duty at Irish training camp
22 WSBT South Bend / Posted 19 days ago
It’s day four of training camp for Notre Dame. The Irish worked out at Culver Academy again Monday morning, preparing for their season opener which is now 26 days away. Malik Zaire is pulling double duty right now at camp. Not only is he trying to... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Week 1 Fall Camp Stock ReportSOUTH BEND, Ind. — Fifty minutes from Notre Dame Stadium, Touchdown Jesus and t
Week 1 Fall Camp Stock Report
Bleacher Report / Posted 19 days ago
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Fifty minutes from Notre Dame Stadium, Touchdown Jesus and the golden dome, Notre Dame football began spring practice Friday at Culver Academies, with the beautiful lakefront beckoning in the distance and horses neighing beyond the... Read more
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ESPN
2015 season preview No. 12 Notre Dame Fighting IrishIrish eye playoff run Remember 2012? The season of 12-1? That amazing run to t
2015 season preview No. 12 Notre Dame Fighting Irish
ESPN / Posted 19 days ago
Irish eye playoff run Remember 2012? The season of 12-1? That amazing run to the BCS title game? The sharing of the national spotlight by Manti Te'o and Everett Golson? Forgotten in the middle of that feel-good story was coach Brian Kelly's repeated... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
2015 college football previewWith the 2015 college football season set to begin Sept. 3, Local10.com preview
2015 college football preview
Local 10 Miami / Posted 21 days ago
With the 2015 college football season set to begin Sept. 3, Local10.com previews some of the most anticipated games of the year. Michigan at UtahFans and alumni hope Jim Harbaugh can restore mighty Michigan to the top of the college football pyramid... Read more
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NBC Sports: Inside the Irish
Recap (Tweetcap?): Day One roundup from Irish training campIt’s Friday evening. The Irish have practice one in the books. So let’s try som
Recap (Tweetcap?): Day One roundup from Irish training camp
NBC Sports: Inside the Irish / Posted 22 days ago
It’s Friday evening. The Irish have practice one in the books. So let’s try something different. While I’m not joining you from the Culver Academies, a bunch of great reporters are. And they’re throwing a bunch of good stuff on Twitter, so let’s... Read more
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22 WSBT South Bend
Notre Dame football opens 2015 training campNotre Dame opened up training camp Friday morning. The Fighting Irish hit the f
Notre Dame football opens 2015 training camp
22 WSBT South Bend / Posted 22 days ago
Notre Dame opened up training camp Friday morning. The Fighting Irish hit the field bright and early at Culver Academy, just 29 days before their season opener against Texas. " I thought it was a good day one," said senior cornerback Mathias Farley,... Read more
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