Morning Roundup: May 26, 2015

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Good morning! NDTex has a new post up this morning answering the question any passionate Irish fan asks: How do we judge the head coach? His article makes a great point about the misleading nature of wins and losses. I definitely recommend you read that first. How do we judge Brian Kelly in 2015? And here are your other headlines from the Memorial Day weekend: PODCAST Irish Sports Talk: Golson to FSU, championship odds, summer CFB reading IST 166 … [Read more...]

How Do We Judge Brian Kelly in 2015?

via @WatchND

The public and constant evaluation of the head coach of Notre Dame football might as well stand with death and taxes in the certainties of life. It comes with the territory and, in this day and age, provides easy fodder for spilling internet ink on blogs, forums, and social media. However, just because this fruit hangs low doesn't mean it isn't worth taking a look at. Looking at a coach's progress and/or expectations is a solid health check for the program in both its current state and the … [Read more...]

Morning Roundup: May 24, 2015

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Good morning! FROM OUR SITE Friday roundup: Episode 29 (May 22, 2015) (43:37) RECRUITING OFFERED Horns Digest ($): Florida WR an option for Longhorns? (✰✰✰✰ FL WR Tre Nixon) Irish247 ($): Irish staff check in on some elite talent Irish247 ($): Tunnel vision Irish Illustrated ($): Big board: Running back Irish Illustrated ($): Insider report: Offers abound Irish Illustrated (F): Irish offer Carolina linebacker (✰✰✰ NC ILB Jonathan Smith) Illinois prep safety … [Read more...]

Friday Roundup – Episode 29 (May 22, 2015)

Friday Roundup

An interview with Jack Jorgensen from to get the Florida State perspective on the Everett Golson transfer, a former Northwestern player chasing a WWE dream, an examination of some major potential changes to the game, and a roundup of the some of the headlines from around the nation. … [Read more...]

Morning Roundup: May 23, 2015

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Good morning! I hope you've been following the progress of Elli Thatcher, the girlfriend of ND quarterback DeShone Kizer, who has been recovering from a 17-hour procedure to remove a baseball-sized tumor from her neck. Elli has blessed us with an update on her 271 Miles blog, which you can read here. If you want to start at the beginning, our story is a great primer. Now here's some recent headlines regarding Notre Dame football: PODCAST ND Insider: Recruiting update 5-21 … [Read more...]