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Redfield Moves on to Plan C

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When Max Redfield signed with Notre Dame four years ago, he figured he would spend January 2017 recovering from his rookie season in the NFL. When he opted not to enter the NFL Draft last spring, Redfield figured he would play in a bowl game the first week of this month and then prep for [more]

Good News: Jaylon Smith’s getting healthy

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Jaylon Smith looks like he’ll be back to being, well, Jaylon Smith. And that’s good news not just for the Dallas Cowboys, but anybody who enjoyed watching Smith torment offenses in his three seasons in South Bend. Notre Dame’s former All-American and Butkus Award winner, who was selected by the Dallas Cowboys at the top [more]

Kelly on the QBs: “Everything is on the table”

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A starter and backup. A timeshare. Alternating series—or snaps. That quarterback battle between DeShone Kizer and Malik Zaire? As of today, the possibilities are limitless. “I have not taken anything off the table. Really. Honestly,” head coach Brian Kelly said, when asked why he wouldn’t play two quarterbacks. “If we go down the roster and look [more]

Jaylon Smith goes to Dallas with 34th pick

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Jaylon Smith’s nightmare is over. After watching his football life thrown into chaos with a career-altering knee injury, Smith came off the board after just two picks in the second round, selected by the Dallas Cowboys with the 34th pick. His selection ended the most challenging months of Smith’s young life, and come after cashing in a [more]

Mailbag: Offensive identity, special teams, and more

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With the spring game just around the corner and the weather forecast looking perfect for Blue-Gold weekend, let’s dig into the mailbag and get into some of your questions. irishkg07: Do Kelly’s comments about the QB situation and referencing OSU’s issues last season rotating QBs convince you that the Irish will enter ’16 with a singular [more]