Chase Claypool

Notre Dame Injury Update: Hayes’ season over; Crawford out 3-4 weeks


Notre Dame’s defensive end depth will now become a necessity. The No. 9 Irish (3-1) have lost senior defensive end Daelin Hayes for the season with a torn labrum, head coach Brian Kelly said Sunday. Hayes dealt with injuries to that shoulder as a senior in high school, as well. Since the injury occurred in [more]

No. 10 Notre Dame vs. No. 18 Virginia: Who, what, when, where, why and by how much


No. 10 Notre Dame needs to rebound from a tough loss at Georgia to notch a top-20 win this afternoon. [more]

Friday at 4: Reasons for Notre Dame’s rushing struggles go back years


It is not Tony Jones’ fault he was the only running back Notre Dame could trust at Georgia last weekend, and given the circumstances, his performance should not be criticized for even a moment. Yes, Jones finished with only 21 rushing yards on nine carries, adding 24 receiving yards on four catches. Those are not [more]

Notre Dame’s need to ‘keep pushing and fighting’ against No. 18 Virginia


They may be varied phrases, but they all boil down to the same thing. “Letdown game.” “Trap game.” “Don’t get beat twice by one opponent.” However you want to look at it, No. 10 Notre Dame (2-1) will need to avoid as much against No. 18 Virginia (4-0) on Saturday (3:30 ET; NBC). Avoid thinking [more]

Things We Learned: Notre Dame one play(er) away from 2019’s best


Notre Dame needed just one more thing to go its way between the hedges Saturday night, instead falling short 23-17 at Georgia. [more]