Mike Elston

Last looks: Linebackers

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With a strong recruiting surge, some roster shuffling and some good luck (and hard work) in the health department, Notre Dame's linebacking corps was rebuilt remarkably quickly. A season after question marks were everywhere, the Irish have a linebacking group that is among the fastest and most athletic we've seen in a very long time. [more]

Elston ready to make his mark on Notre Dame recruiting

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Notre Dame landed three recruiting commitments coming out of the weekend's Junior Day. And if it's up to Mike Elston, there'll be plenty more where that came from. [more]

Reports: VanGorder staying, LaFleur going

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Brian Kelly didn't want to talk about any coaching changes on Wednesday. But he'll have plenty of things to talk about next time he addresses the media. [more]

Spring brings new challenges to Elston and defensive line

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Tasked with installing a new system and replacing potential first round draft picks Louis Nix and Stephon Tuitt, Mike Elston has a lot on his plate this spring. Made available to the media on Wednesday, Elston gave us a progress report. [more]

Practice Report: Day Thirteen update

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Apologies on falling behind a day with the practice reports. (If you didn’t notice, simply carry on…) As the Irish defense deals with the voluntary departure of one of the team’s most talented players, in seasons past, this could have been a death sentence. Yet the loss Aaron Lynch has overshadowed a lot of the [more]