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  1. Mailbag, Part 2: What to do with the QBs?

    Feb 14, 2015, 7:18 PM EST

    Michigan v Notre Dame

    Let’s continue with the mailbag, starting with my guess as to how the quarterback battle this spring ends up.

  2. Torii Hunter Jr. joins the Irish baseball team

    Feb 14, 2015, 1:42 PM EST

    Torii Hunter Jr., Corey Robinson, Ben Koyack

    Notre Dame has its next two-sport athlete. Sophomore wide receiver Torii Hunter Jr. has joined the baseball team, announced.

  3. Mailbag: Digging into some big changes

    Feb 13, 2015, 11:55 AM EST

    BSU Practice

    We’re going to break up this mailbag into a few different sections as well. With a lot of changes swirling through Brian Kelly’s football program, there’s plenty to cover on a usually slow February weekend.

  4. Notre Dame lands Cal graduate transfer Avery Sebastian

    Feb 12, 2015, 10:18 PM EST

    Mike Jensen, Avery Sebastian

    Brian Kelly hinted that Notre Dame wasn’t finished adding players to the roster on Signing Day. And on Thursday night, Kelly and the Irish coaching staff shored up one of their major deficiencies by adding Cal graduate transfer Avery Sebastian.

  5. Boise State’s Mike Sanford reportedly joining Notre Dame’s staff

    Feb 11, 2015, 1:38 PM EST

    BSU Practice

    Just days after losing Tony Alford, it looks like Brian Kelly is making a large move on his offensive coaching staff. Multiple reports have Boise State offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach Mike Sanford joining Notre Dame’s offensive staff.

  6. Mailbag: Now Open

    Feb 11, 2015, 12:14 PM EST

    New Mailbox

    Wasn’t this supposed to be a slow week? We’ve got coaching searches, potential transfers and so much more going on. Spring practice begins in three weeks. Let’s get a mailbag going. Drop your questions below or on Twitter @KeithArnold.

  7. Will Alford haunt Notre Dame on recruiting trail?

    Feb 10, 2015, 1:08 PM EST


    Tony Alford is off to Ohio State, with nothing but class displayed. The long-time Irish running back coach and recruiting coordinator joins Urban Meyer as his running backs coach while padding his resume with an assistant head coach title as well.

  8. Amidst coaching shuffle, Denbrock turned down CMU head job

    Feb 9, 2015, 1:52 PM EST

    Brian Kelly very nearly had to replace another key assistant. That’s because Inside the Irish has learned that offensive coordinator Mike Denbrock turned down the heading coaching job at Central Michigan to stay at Notre Dame.

  9. Alford talks about the decision to head to Ohio State

    Feb 9, 2015, 11:19 AM EST


    With the news of Tony Alford’s departure just sinking in, Brian Kelly is now tasked with replacing an assistant coach whose impact off the field overshadows his contributions on Saturday.

  10. Tony Alford joins Urban Meyer at Ohio State

    Feb 7, 2015, 12:48 PM EST


    The Notre Dame coaching carousel isn’t over. And the most recent move takes the Irish’s longest tenured assistant and puts him on the staff of another Midwestern power.

  11. Reports: VanGorder staying, LaFleur going

    Feb 6, 2015, 8:11 PM EST

    Brian Van Gorder

    Brian Kelly didn’t want to talk about any coaching changes on Wednesday. But he’ll have plenty of things to talk about next time he addresses the media.

  12. The after Signing Day mailbag: Part Three

    Feb 5, 2015, 6:00 PM EST

    And epic conclusion to a three-part, after Signing Day mailbag.

  13. The after Signing Day mailbag: Part Two

    Feb 5, 2015, 4:30 PM EST

    Cleveland Plain Dealer

    Let’s pick things up with Part Two of our after Signing Day mailbag. (Feel like any good sequel deserves a trilogy, so look for that in a little bit as well.)

  14. The after Signing Day mailbag: Part One

    Feb 5, 2015, 2:41 PM EST


    Some great questions came through over the past 48 hours. After a busy day that started around 3:30 a.m. and didn’t end until some coaching and transfer rumors got hunted down late last night, there’s more to talk about than ever.

  15. Reports: Todd Lyght to join Notre Dame coaching staff

    Feb 5, 2015, 12:44 PM EST

    Todd Lyght

    As soon as word surfaced that Kerry Cooks was leaving Notre Dame for Oklahoma, people began pointing to former Irish All-American Todd Lyght as a possible replacement. Cooks’ move was confirmed yesterday by SI. And it looks like Lyght’s homecoming is now in motion.

  16. Faxes in: Equanimeous St. Brown

    Feb 4, 2015, 3:48 PM EST

    247 Sports

    Equanimeous St. Brown just chose Notre Dame in a Signing Day ceremony on ESPNU. Learn more about Notre Dame’s most interesting recruit.

  17. Mailbag: Signing Day edition

    Feb 4, 2015, 2:30 PM EST

    New Mailbox

    Before we rip through 20+ posts in the next 24 hours, let’s open the mailbag for the special Signing Day edition.

  18. Faxes in: Alizé Jones

    Feb 4, 2015, 12:02 PM EST

    Another very important fax arrived in South Bend. Top tight end Alizé Jones is officially Irish.

  19. Signing Day victory: Dexter Williams’ fax is in

    Feb 4, 2015, 11:39 AM EST

    Orlando Sentinel

    Notre Dame wins a key Signing Day victory for Florida running back Dexter Williams, beating out Miami for his Letter of Intent.

  20. Faxes in: Brandon Tiassum

    Feb 4, 2015, 11:09 AM EST

    247 Sports

    Another fax from Indianapolis is in. Defensive tackle Brandon Tiassum is official.