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  1. Pregame Six Pack: An all Hoosiers Shamrock Series

    Sep 12, 2014, 3:26 AM EDT

    Purdue v Notre Dame

    It’s that time of year again. The annual Shamrock Series. For a program built upon tradition and history, consider the Shamrock Series something similar — only started five years ago. (So maybe not that similar at all.)

  2. Pregame Six Pack: Waving goodbye to the Wolverines

    Sep 5, 2014, 2:53 AM EDT

    Rice v Notre Dame

    With an online vigil of Irish fans still holding out hope for the university to decide the fate of DaVaris Daniels, Eilar Hardy, Kendall Moore, KeiVarae Russell and Ishaq Williams, the crazy week leading up to the final scheduled meeting between Notre Dame and Michigan continues to take its share of twists and turns.

  3. Rees discussing the the challenge from Mattison’s defense

    Sep 4, 2014, 10:30 AM EDT

    Everett Golson

    For Notre Dame’s offense, solving Michigan defensive coordinator Greg Mattison’s schemes are the key to victory. Former Irish quarterback Tommy Rees talks about that challenge.

  4. Five things we learned: Notre Dame 48, Rice 17

    Aug 30, 2014, 9:48 PM EDT

    Rice v Notre Dame

    The last stormy, humid season opener at Notre Dame Stadium found an infamous place in the Irish record books. Saturday afternoon’s 48-17 drubbing of Rice will be remembered in a much better light.

  5. Pregame Six Pack: At long last, the season begins

    Aug 29, 2014, 12:34 AM EDT

    Brian Kelly

    That took long enough, didn’t it? After far too long, football is back. With a preseason camp that the Irish survived mostly healthy, the biggest hits came off the field. As an academic investigation claimed its fifth player Thursday, let’s run through the Pregame Six Pack to get you ready for Saturday’s kickoff.

  6. Kelly names Golson starting quarterback

    Aug 13, 2014, 1:47 PM EDT

    Brian Kelly

    While it may have taken longer than many expected, Brian Kelly named Everett Golson his starting quarterback after practice on Wednesday. The senior beat out sophomore Malik Zaire, who put up a valiant effort.

  7. Counting down the Irish: The Top Five

    Aug 11, 2014, 10:34 AM EDT

    Tyler Boyd, Jaylon Smith

    Our annual exercise is over and the result is a Top Five that was as close to consensus as possible. On a roster with unproven talent and unprecedented depth, part of what makes this list interesting and fun is that I put zero qualifications on the logic used to rank players. Beauty is truly in the eye of the beholder.

  8. Golson’s return to Elite 11 takes him full circle

    Jul 15, 2014, 9:00 AM EDT

    Notre Dame Football Spring Practice

    Everett Golson spent part of last week as a counselor at the Elite 11 quarterback camp, held at Nike’s headquarters in Beaverton, Oregon. And while he earned rave reviews for his work on the playing field as an instructor, he also earned more than his fair share of kudos for his maturity off of it.

  9. Watch Lists: Golson, Russell and Smith earn mention

    Jul 8, 2014, 8:39 AM EDT

    Notre Dame at USC

    A trio of Notre Dame football players find themselves on the watch list for some very impressive postseason awards. Quarterback Everett Golson is on the Maxwell Award’s watch list while junior cornerback KeiVarae Russell and sophomore linebacker Jaylon Smith were both selected to the Bednarik’s watch list.

  10. Irish A-to-Z: Everett Golson

    Jul 4, 2014, 9:00 AM EDT

    Everett Golson

    For all the thousands of words dedicated to Everett Golson’s comeback, few have talked about the fact that he’s still very much a quarterback in progress. Our next stop on Irish A-to-Z looks at the most important player in the program.

  11. Kelly talks about importance of new summer schedule

    May 12, 2014, 1:25 PM EDT

    Brian Kelly, Everett Golson

    With changes to the NCAA rules, the transition from spring football to summer is about to change. And while Brian Kelly has talked briefly about the opportunities that gives him and his coaching staff, he went a bit more in depth on the subject.

  12. The good, the bad, the ugly: 85th Blue-Gold game

    Apr 14, 2014, 2:59 PM EDT

    Everett Golson

    Spring football is done, with the Blue-Gold game already in the rearview mirror. Let’s recap Saturday’s festivities with a look at the good, the bad and the ugly from the offense’s 63-58 win.

  13. Five things we learned: 85th annual Blue-Gold game

    Apr 12, 2014, 3:41 PM EDT

    Malik Zaire

    A new quarterback depth chart. A new surface coming to Notre Dame Stadium. Unseen weapons making their presence felt all afternoon. There are plenty of takeaways from the 85th annual Blue-Gold game.

  14. Blue-Gold game: Ten Irish players to watch

    Apr 9, 2014, 2:31 AM EDT

    Elmer

    With Notre Dame’s Blue-Gold game scheduled for this Saturday, we’re taking a closer look at 10 players you need to watch.

  15. Blue-Gold game an important progress report for Golson

    Apr 7, 2014, 4:10 PM EDT

    Everett Golson

    Nobody will confuse Saturday’s Blue-Gold game with a real football game. But for the first time since that fateful January night against Alabama, Everett Golson will be taking snaps that count.

    Sort of.

  16. Denbrock tasked with leading (and evolving) offense

    Mar 27, 2014, 9:51 PM EDT

    Yes, Brian Kelly will call the plays next season. But that takes nothing away from the responsibilities Mike Denbrock now has. After Chuck Martin took the head coaching job at Miami (Ohio), Kelly turned the keys to the offensive meeting room over to his most trusted advisor, with the clear objective of making the offense…

  17. Open Practice update: Saturday’s Six Pack of observations

    Mar 22, 2014, 9:34 PM EDT

    Notre Dame at USC

    Saturday morning, Notre Dame’s practice was open to visiting coaches and local media. That means a slew of reports coming in and one guy (me) to read everything and give you some interesting observations. While I wasn’t in South Bend for a two hour window into spring installation, consider this a trip around the horn…

  18. Golson returns to the practice field

    Mar 3, 2014, 4:29 PM EDT

    Discover BCS National Championship - Notre Dame v Alabama

    Everett Golson is finally back where he belongs. After a season away from the Irish, Golson took his first snaps with the football program Monday morning and addressed the media after the team’s first spring practice. While he didn’t want to rehash the situation that forced him away from the program for a season, Golson…

  19. Spring Solutions: Quarterback

    Feb 18, 2014, 1:22 PM EDT

    Everett Golson

    After a year where everything seemingly went wrong at quarterback, it appears that things are on track to get back to normal. In the span of a calendar year, Notre Dame has had immense turnover at the quarterback position. Consider this snapshot heading into spring practice last year: Everett Golson: Three years of eligibility left,…

  20. Academic casualties proof that foundation at Notre Dame remains

    Feb 13, 2014, 3:37 PM EDT

    Brian Kelly

    Earlier this week, freshman basketball player Demetrius Jackson didn’t play against Clemson, causing Irish basketball fans heart palpitations. The highest profile basketball recruit in recent memory has started his Irish career slowly, and Jackson’s mysterious absence had many believing that the future star and coach Mike Brey were on the road to a messy break-up.…

  21. Kelly confirms Golson’s return for bowl practice

    Nov 20, 2013, 12:23 AM EDT

    Everett Golson

    While Everett Golson‘s re-enrollment at Notre Dame still needs a rubber stamp, the quarterback’s imminent return to the football program has been confirmed. During Brian Kelly’s weekly press conference, the Irish head coach spoke about Golson’s return to the football team, with the head coach confirming the plan to have Golson’s return for bowl practice.…

  22. Golson speaks: Heart set on returning to Notre Dame

    Oct 29, 2013, 12:59 PM EDT

    Discover BCS National Championship - Notre Dame v Alabama

    Life changed for Everett Golson in May. That’s when Notre Dame’s disciplinary branch informed Golson that an honor code violation was going to keep him out of the university for the fall semester, ending his ’13 football season before it even started. It was quite a precipitous fall for the redshirt freshman quarterback. From a…

  23. Golson plans to be back in the spring

    Jul 8, 2013, 3:00 AM EDT

    Everett Golson

    Notre Dame quarterback Everett Golson, who is suspended from the university this semester for what he called using “poor academic judgment,” spoke on camera for the first time since the incident. Playing in a local charity basketball game in his hometown of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, Golson publicly acknowledged the plan for him to return…

  24. Golson learning to lead

    Apr 18, 2013, 9:18 AM EDT

    Discover BCS National Championship - Notre Dame v Alabama

    We tackled the important role Everett Golson plays in the offense’s evolution earlier in the week. But a snippet from “Strong and True,” the one-hour behind the scenes look airing before the Blue-Gold game, gives you an interesting look at here the Irish’s starting quarterback is in his development as a team leader. No question,…

  25. Golson key to Irish offense’s evolution

    Apr 15, 2013, 10:55 AM EDT

    Everett Golson

    Early in the Brian Kelly era at Notre Dame, we spent obsessive amounts of time discussing quarterback performance. After watching Charlie Weis spit out two elite college quarterbacks, the Irish bringing in another “offensive guru” gave Notre Dame fans hopes that their new head coach would continue to develop quarterbacks, even if it was with…