| Dec 1, 2014
| 6:35 PM
For weeks, Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly had insisted that as long as quarterback Everett Golson was healthy, he would be on the field unless the Irish were winning big.
Kelly held true to that vow even as the senior struggled to hang on to the ball over...
| Nov 2, 2014
| 3:35 PM
Notre Dame doesn't like to win easy. Each of the Irish's last three victories have all had their moments of imperfection, but the Irish have been able to do enough to avoid disaster. Against Navy, it meant relying on the offense to compensate for a...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 6:32 PM
TV/radio: 2:30 p.m. Saturday; ABC-7, WLS-AM 890.
Records: Notre Dame 7-1, Arizona State 7-1.
Line: Arizona State by 2 1/2.
Last meeting: Notre Dame defeated Arizona State 37-34 on Oct. 5, 2013, in Arlington, Texas.
On the offensive: Notre Dame...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 6:13 PM
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — There has been no coddling of Crete-Monee's Nyles Morgan in his short time at Notre Dame. The Irish never knew when they might need the freshman linebacker.
Recognizing the linebacker's potential, the Irish coaches worked...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 4:45 PM
After a 49-39 victory over Navy that caused Notre Dame to drop in the human polls, the Irish held steady at No. 10 in the College Football Playoff rankings.
Most significant for the Irish was that their opponent this week, Arizona State, vaulted from...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 7:11 PM
Protection problems: Notre Dame's offensive line and quarterback Everett Golson were helpless to stop Arizona State's pressure, especially in the first half. Golson was sacked seven times, and the pressure contributed to his five turnovers.
| Nov 11, 2014
| 1:49 PM
SOUTH BEND, Ind. – On Saturday, Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly pinned the five turnovers in the Irish’s loss to Arizona State on quarterback Everett Golson.
Kelly even went so far to question a reporter who suggested not all of the turnovers...
| Nov 9, 2014
| 3:40 PM
It wasn't all bad for Notre Dame against Arizona State, but it was bad enough.
Notre Dame's playoff hopes went away in excruciating fashion against the No. 9 Sun Devils. The No. 10 Irish fell behind big before making a game of it in a 55-31 loss....
| Nov 11, 2014
| 8:38 PM
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — In the bruising battlefield of college football recruiting, one of Notre Dame's key generals is a soft-spoken 23-year-old Ohio State graduate who grew up cheering for the Buckeyes and had always wanted to become a doctor.
| Nov 4, 2014
| 12:29 PM
Perhaps sensing Notre Dame is losing the perception battle when it comes to its strength of schedule, coach Brian Kelly fired a few shots Tuesday in the Irish's defense, saying Notre Dame does not have any "glorified byes" built into its schedule and that...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 7:05 PM
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — In an attempt to console senior Joe Schmidt after he suffered a season-ending ankle injury, fellow linebacker Jaylon Smith expressed the proper sentiment.
"I talk to Joe every night. He's still going to be with us," Smith said....