Depth Chart

Opening depth chart released

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With the opening game around the corner, Notre Dame released it’s two-deep depth chart for Saturday’s season opener against Temple. There were a few surprises, so let’s go over each unit and give some thoughts: OFFENSE WR TJ Jones Corey Robinson WR DaVaris Daniels Daniel Smith LT Zack Martin Hunter Bivin LG Chris Watt Mark [more]

The way too early 2012 starting lineup: Defense

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Two guys expected to push their way into the starting defensive lineup instead pushed their way out of town. With Aaron Lynch and Tee Shepard both leaving the Irish football team before spring practice concluded, Notre Dame will have to win with the players they have on the roster, and see if any incoming freshmen [more]

All hands on deck for Stanford

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At this time of year, no football team is entirely healthy. (Just ask the guys in Palo Alto.) But as the Irish head into their final — and most important — game of the year, let’s take a look at the positional depth chart and see just how well the Irish are hanging on. Brian [more]

Kelly names Tommy Rees starter against Michigan

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Just a few days after relieving Dayne Crist at halftime and throwing for 296 yards in the second half, sophomore Tommy Rees was named starting quarterback against Michigan by head coach Brian Kelly. “We’re going to start Tommy Rees against Michigan,” Kelly said. “As we had talked about relative to Dayne, we talked about production. [more]

Offensive depth chart breakdown

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In anticipation of today’s press conference with Brian Kelly (more on that later), Notre Dame released their two-deep depth chart for Saturday’s game. There weren’t any complete surprises, but rather some very reassuring developments for Irish fans looking for continued improvement. Freshman Davaris Daniels, Nick Martin and Conor Hanratty found their way into the mix, [more]