Injuries

After injury detour, Jarrett Grace looks to be back on track

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While our inside looks at Notre Dame's spring practice have been few and far between (blink and you could miss the footage from the YouTube practice reports), the little news that's been coming out of the Gug has been good. [more]

Kelly gives positive update on Grace’s recovery

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Brian Kelly caught up with the South Bend Tribune's Eric Hansen to give a promising medical update on linebacker Jarrett Grace's broken leg. [more]

Injuries end Danny Spond’s career

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Sad news out of South Bend today, as senior linebacker Danny Spond announced that he’s retiring from football due to injuries. Multiple sources have told me that concussions have ended the career of the versatile 6-foot-2, 248-pound linebacker from Littleton, Colorado. (After discussing Spond’s retirement with someone inside the program, the story has been adjusted. [more]

Steve Filer likely lost for the season with ACL tear

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It appears that Steve Filer‘s career at Notre Dame is over. One of the Irish’s best athletes appeared to suffer a career-ending knee injury at practice on Wednesday during a one-on-one pass rushing drill, robbing Filer of the final four games of his Irish career. “We’re probably going to lose him for the year. It [more]

Injuries end Roberson and McDonald’s spring

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Brian Kelly’s suspicions were confirmed when an MRI of freshman running back Cameron Roberson’s knee showed a partially torn ACL and a torn lateral collateral ligament. There’s no official timetable on Roberson’s return, but you’ve got to think that getting anything out of Roberson next season would be a big surprise. Meanwhile, linebacker Anthony McDonald’s [more]