Tarean Folston

Injuries mean opportunities for young talent

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  Notre Dame lost Tarean Folston on his third carry of the season, with the junior running back tearing his ACL within the first 10 minutes of the season. The injury hurts the Irish depth chart, taking a frontline player from a position group that already was thin on numbers and experience. Folston’s injury is the [more]

Last looks: Running back

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After two seasons of trying to find carries for a handful of emerging running backs, Notre Dame has the opposite problem: Trying to spread out a growing workload among a smaller, highly-differentiated position group. [more]

Competition continues as camp settles in

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With the trip to Culver complete, Notre Dame enters the dog days of training camp. More than a week in, there are no restrictions on the football team, so this week featured two-a-days, full pads, and some intense competition as the depth chart begins to shake out. [more]

Counting down the Irish: 10-6

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As Brian Kelly prepares to kickoff fall camp this morning, our rankings get down to the ten best players who'll likely decide whether or not the Irish achieve their lofty goals in 2015. [more]

Irish A-to-Z: Tarean Folston

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Entering 2015, there's no denying Tarean Folston is Notre Dame's starting running back. We can talk about C.J. Prosise's successful spring. We can wonder when Greg Bryant is going to reach his 5-star potential. Or we can maybe just appreciate the best Irish running back since—when, Julius Jones? [more]