Let’s Give ‘Em Something To Talk About: Notre Dame Coaches at 65

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Brian Kelly is, by my amateur analysis, the worst coach Notre Dame has ever allowed to oversee its football team for at least 65 games. It’s completely unfair to compare coaches from different eras because of the college game has evolved in the past 80 seasons. There's also several issues that are beyond the head coaches' control: academic issues, injuries and transfers to name a few. However, I’m going to do it to provide an additional perspective on Brian Kelly’s tenure (Bayou Irish … [Read more...]

Morning Roundup: April 3, 2015

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Good morning! I'm here to catch you up on all that has transpired with the Notre Dame football program in the last 24 hours. Here are your headlines: PODCAST Irish Illustrated (F): Irish hit spring stride (50:55) ND Insider: Podcast: ND Insider recruiting update 4-2 (10:42) RECRUITING - OFFERED Bruin Report Online ($): Video: Lucas at The Opening (⭐⭐⭐⭐ AZ RB Chase Lucas) Dawg Post (F): Big get for Dawgs - Price commits (⭐⭐⭐⭐ GA OT E.J. Price) Irish247 (F): Robinson, family … [Read more...]

Morning Roundup: March 18, 2015

Good morning! Here are your headlines: FROM OUR SITE Step one: Northeastern VIDEO WatchND: Brian Kelly press conference - March 17, 2015 (42:18) Blue & Gold Illustrated: Video: Kelly previews spring ball (3:03) Irish247: Video: Kelly previews spring practice (3:08) Irish Illustrated: Video: Kelly welcomes QB battle (3:03) Irish Sports Daily: ISD video: Brian Kelly press conference (3:16) PODCAST Blue & Gold Illustrated: The Irish Huddle (28:15) RECRUITING … [Read more...]

Morning Roundup: March 9, 2015

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Good morning! We're still collecting pledges to purchase the Boda collection and return it to Notre Dame. Read more about this important piece of history and make your pledge here. Here are your headlines: FROM OUR SITE BK era: Scoring offense and defense RECRUITING One Foot Down: OFD opinions: 2016 recruiting top target (Joejuan Williams, Josh King and Rashan Gary) 247 Sports: Six earn invite to The Opening at LA regional (Matt Fink) AL.com: Auburn in good position with RB … [Read more...]

Morning Roundup: Feb. 21, 2015

Win or lose, this will be the scene at Notre Dame Stadium (via 125.nd.edu)

Good morning! Here are your headlines: FROM OUR SITE Friday Roundup: The "going full audio" edition (43:39) Good Fridays with Padre: Bad ideas PODCASTS Goshen News: TGN Sports Radio, S3E2 (20:16) RECRUITING Irish Sports Daily: '16 WA DE hopes to hear more from Irish (Evan Weaver) Scout: Studstill's 13th offer comes from the Badgers (Devin Studstill) HooNation: Scouting 2016: Running backs (Robert Washington & Abdul Adams) Scout: Maryland: Top 15 2016 prospects … [Read more...]