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Irish A-to-Z: Justin Brent


Justin Brent enters the second half of his Notre Dame career, with just about everybody hoping that the Indianapolis native makes headlines these next few years for better reasons than the last two. A physically gifted and versatile offensive player, Brent’s struggled to break into the two-deep—and to break out from Brian Kelly’s doghouse. But [more]

Irish A-to-Z: Miles Boykin


With a redshirt season complete and a wide-open receiving depth chart in front of him, Miles Boykin enters his sophomore season with a road to the field. One of Illinois’ top recruits and a physically gifted athlete, the offseason months will be vital in providing Boykin with the time to impress Mike Denbrock and the [more]

Irish A-to-Z: Ian Book


Notre Dame’s incoming freshman steps into one of the most harrowing depth charts in college football. But he also comes to South Bend prepared, a freshman season where anything is possible. Book may be No. 4 in a four-deep that includes three of the most intriguing quarterbacks in college football. But he’s also a play [more]

No surprise, but Kelly confirms QB battle won’t end this spring


Brian Kelly confirmed what many of us knew all along. No resolution to a spirited quarterback battle is coming soon. On Wednesday, Kelly caught up with the media to talk about the progress made during the Irish’s first 10 spring practices. And with all eyes on the quarterback battle between Malik Zaire and DeShone Kizer, Kelly [more]

Five things we’ll learn: Countdown to spring practice


With the university’s spring break in its final days, football will return to South Bend next week. But before Brian Kelly addresses the media to discuss the state of the program as the Irish embark on spring practice, let’s dig into five things we’ll learn before the Blue-Gold game on April 16.   What’s the identity of Harry [more]