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Ian Book, Julian Okwara headline seven Notre Dame captains


Notre Dame named seven team captains for the 2019 season, a larger number than perhaps usual but hardly a surprising occurrence. [more]

Counting Down the Irish: Notre Dame’s Top Five


In nine years of this exercise, Notre Dame’s starting quarterback has never finished atop the poll. There has been good reason for that. In four of the nine Brian Kelly years, the Irish have relied on first-time starters. When not a new starter, quarterback uncertainty has clouded the picture (2011, Dayne Crist vs. Tommy Rees; [more]

Where Notre Dame was and is: Tight ends


Here is where some abstract thought about “Tight End U” would fit. Perhaps a musing about Alizé Mack’s draft hopes, or lack thereof, jeopardizing Notre Dame’s streak of drafted starting tight ends, a run in which every season-opening starting Irish tight end has been drafted dating back to the Tyrone Willingham days. But that is [more]