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Kelly not concerned about impressing Playoff committee
Brian Kelly discusses how Notre Dame stacks up against other teams as the NCAA Playoff committee gets set to release their first rankings.
Brian Kelly previews rivalry game against USC
Brian Kelly is excited for this week's game as Notre Dame will battle USC.
Kelly: 'Great challenge on our hands' vs. North Carolina
Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly talks about his team's upcoming game against North Carolina.
Kelly discusses upcoming matchup vs. Michigan State
Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly talks about the upcoming matchup against Michigan State.
Brian Kelly, Irish moving on to Boston College
Hear what Brian Kelly had to say as Notre Dame prepares to bounce back from their loss against Georgia with a test against BC.
SportsTalk Live: More heat on Brian Kelly after another loss
Brian Kelly snapped at a reporter after losing to Georgia.
SportsTalk Live: Does Brian Kelly need to beat Georgia?
The SportsTalk Live panel looks ahead to the Notre Dame-Georgia game and discusses its significance for Brian Kelly.
Brian Kelly previews showdown with Georgia
Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly previews his team's showdown with Georgia in Week 2.
Brian Kelly previews Notre Dame's season opener
Head coach Brian Kellly previews Notre Dame's first game of 2017 as the college football season kicks off this week.
Will Wimbush save Kelly from the hot seat at Notre Dame?
Will Notre Dame quarterback Brandon Wimbush save head coach Brian Kelly from the hot seat in 2017?
Brian Kelly: Spring game is a 'great learning experience'
Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly discusses the spring game.
Flutie: Notre Dame offense has opportunity to be explosive
NBC's Notre Dame analyst Doug Flutie discusses how the Irish looked in the spring football game.
DeShone Kizer believes he can be the best QB in NFL history
DeShone Kizer raised some eyebrows this week when he told USA Today he believes he can be the best QB to ever play in the NFL. 
Is the ‘not a winner’ label fair to DeShone Kizer?
Notre Dame went 4-8 with DeShone Kizer as its quarterback in 2016, but how much blame for that season falls on his shoulders?
In The Loop: Brian Kelly throws DeShone Kizer under the bus
Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly told a radio station that he believes DeShone Kizer should have returned to college instead of declaring for the NFL Draft.
SportsTalk Live: Kelly says Kizer should've stayed in school
Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly said quarterback DeShone Kizer should have stayed in school instead of entering the NFL Draft.
STL: Breaking down ND QB DeShone Kizer's pro day
The SportsTalk Live panel discusses the possibility of the Bears selecting Notre Dame QB DeShone Kizer.
Brey: 'Our start really hurt us'
Notre Dame coach Mike Brey talks about the team's poor start in an 83-71 loss to West Virginia in the second round of the NCAA tournament.
Brey lauds Notre Dame's defense in victory over Princeton
Notre Dame basketball head coach Mike Brey reflects on the team's NCAA Tournament victory over Princeton.
Kizer takes responsibility for 4-8
DeShone Kizer took accountability for Notre Dame's 4-8 season, which likely will resonate will with NFL teams looking to draft him in April. 
Micah Jones: 'You can't go wrong with a Notre Dame degree'
Micah Jones discusses his commitment to Notre Dame with CSN's Edgy Tim.
Two views of Notre Dame's 2017 signing day class
With the dack stacked against them, Notre Dame cobbled together a solid 2017 recruiting class. But is solid good enough?
Will Irish coaching changes lead to on-field success?
Brian Kelly will be surrounded by plenty of new faces as he enters a pivotal 2017 for his career and coaching legacy. 
Brian Kelly discusses poor leadership from 2016
Brian Kelly discusses poor leadership from 2016
Brian Kelly discusses new hires and the impact they'll have
Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly discusses the new hires he made to prepare for the 2017 football season.
Sound Rees-oning
Tom Rees has always been on track to become a coach, with plenty believing during his four years at Notre Dame he'd go this route. 
Notre Dame announces new WR, strength coaches
Notre Dame on Thursday formally announced the hirings of Del Alexander as WR coach and Matt Balis as strength and conditioning coach. 
Notre Dame officially hires Clark Lea as linebackers coach
Mike Elko and Notre Dame made their first coaching hire on Thursday, officially announcing Wake Forest's Clark Lea as the next Irish linebackers coach. 
New OC Chip Long will call plays in 2017
Notre Dame announced on Monday the hiring of Memphis' Chip Long as Brian Kelly's next offensive coordinator.
Notre Dame will reportedly hire Memphis' Chip Long as OC
Notre Dame will turn to former Memphis offensive coordinator Chip Long to help get the offense moving in the right direction.
SportsTalk Live: Could Brian Kelly coach in the NFL?
Brian Kelly reportedly wants to coach in the NFL. The SportsTalk Live panel discusses if it could work.
Source: Report of Mike Denbrock leaving is premature
Mike Denbrock hasn't decided whether or not to leave Notre Dame for the offensive coordinator job at Cincinnati. 
Notre Dame announces hiring of Brian Polian
Notre Dame announced Tuesday the hiring of former Nevada head coach and former Irish assistant Brian Polian as special teams coordinator.
A look at recruiting
With the holidays approaching, what's on Notre Dame's recruiting wish list for its 2017 class?
Mike Elko officially announced as Irish D-coordinator
Notre Dame on Tuesday announced Mike Elko, who previously was at Wake Forest, as the program's next defensive coordinator. 
On Jaylon Smith and skipping bowl games
As running backs Leonard Fournette and Christian McCaffrey skip their bowl games, it's hard not to think about what happened to Jaylon Smith. 
The right stuff
Brian Kelly has to get his coaching staff hires right, and in reportedly landing Mike Elko and Brian Polian, it looks like he has. 
Report: Irish close to hiring Mike Elko
Wake Forest defensive coordinator Mike Elko is close to finalizing a multi-year deal for the same position at Notre Dame, according to Sports Illustrated's Pete Thamel.
Butler transferring from Notre Dame to Syracuse
Cornerback Devin Butler, who was arrested and suspended in August, tweeted on Thursday that he's transferring to Syracuse.
Sanford hired as Western Kentucky coach
Notre Dame offensive coordinator/quarterbacks coach Mike Sanford was formally hired by Western Kentucky on Wednesday. 
Special teams improvement a necessity for Notre Dame in 2017
Notre Dame's special teams were a key reason why the Irish sunk to 4-8 in 2016, and desperately need to be better next fall. 
STL: DeShone Kizer declares for NFL Draft
The SportsTalk Live panel debates whether DeShone Kizer made a mistake by declaring for the NFL Draft.
Reports: Sanford leaving, Elko interviewing in Notre Dame coordinator shuffle
A pair of reports have emerged that directly impact the composition of Brian Kelly's coaching staff at Notre Dame.
JJ Stankevitz, on DeShone Kizer declaring for 2017 NFL Draft
JJ Stankevitz, on DeShone Kizer declaring for 2017 NFL Draft
Kizer declares for NFL draft
Redshirt sophomore Notre Dame quarterback DeShone Kizer announced his decision to forgo his remaining college eligibility and enter the 2017 NFL Draft
STL: ND alums call for Swarbrick's firing
The SportsTalk Live panel discusses ND alums calling for the firing of AD Jack Swarbrick.
Handing out Notre Dame’s 2016 awards and superlatives
Notre Dame’s annual Echoes awards show is this week, and while the team’s 4-8 record wasn’t worth celebrating, a few individual performances were.
Wide receiver Corey Holmes will transfer from Notre Dame
Sophomore wide receiver Corey Holmes will transfer from Notre Dame after graduating in the spring.
Swarbrick: Things are 'business as usual' at Notre Dame
Notre Dame athletic director Jack Swarbrick, in a school-produced video segment, shot down speculation that Brian Kelly would leave South Bend. 
Was Notre Dame a better team than 4-8?
Notre Dame ranks No. 30 in S&P+, a spot more befitting of an 8-4 team than a 4-8 one. 
Zaire could make difference as grad transfer
Malik Zaire could make a big-time impact wherever he ends up, as he's reportedly set to transfer away from Notre Dame.
SportsTalk Live: Brian Kelly remains committed to Notre Dame
The SportsTalk Live panel discusses Brian Kelly's comments that he remains committed to being the head coach at Notre Dame.
Jerry Tillery apologizes for his actions vs. USC
Notre Dame defensive tackle Jerry Tillery apologized on Twitter for his actions in Saturday's loss to USC.
'Everything's on the table' for Kelly's coaching staff changes
Brian Kelly will begin figuring out what kind of changes to his coaching staff Notre Dame needs this week. 
Sports Business Insider: Brian Kelly addresses rumors
Brian Kelly addresses rumors that he is looking for other coaching options, reiterating his commitment at Notre Dame.
Inside the Huddle: Wannstedt on Kelly, Notre Dame
CSN's Dave Wannstedt talks about Brian Kelly and Notre Dame's situation heading into 2017.
Brian Kelly comments on future with Notre Dame
Brian Kelly comments on his future with Notre Dame after reports surfaced he was looking for jobs elsewhere.
How did 2016 get so bad for Notre Dame?
Notre Dame posted its fifth-worst season since 1899 in 2016, with three key areas leading to such a disastrous year. 
Kelly pushes back on reports of job exploration
Brian Kelly released a statement early Sunday morning pushing back on reports he was exploring leaving Notre Dame for another college job. 
Kelly on Tillery: 'Jerry has to be accountable'
Brian Kelly comments on Jerry Tillery kicking and stomping on two players, one of which resulted in an unsportsmanlike conduct penalty.
Kelly doesn't believe he's getting fired by Notre Dame
Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly doesn't believe he'll be fired after a 4-8 season.
Notre Dame players react to loss against USC
Notre Dame players talk about the disappointing loss to USC and how the season played out.
Kelly doesn’t believe he’ll be fired, wants to be back
Brian Kelly said he “absolutely” wants to be back as Notre Dame’s coach in 2017 and does not believe he is in a position where he’ll be fired.
Kizer, three others submit requests for NFL Draft evaluations
DeShone Kizer was one of four Notre Dame players to submit requests for NFL Draft evaluations.
USC rips ‘dirty’ kick, stomp by Notre Dame DL Jerry Tillery
Notre Dame DL Jerry Tillery was caught by TV cameras kicking the head of a USC player and stomping on the foot of another on Saturday. 
Notre Dame loses its cool as 2016 debacle ends with loss
Notre Dame lost, 45-27, to USC at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on Saturday to finish its embarrassing 2016 season with a 4-8 record.
Three keys and prediction: Notre Dame - USC
Notre Dame Insider JJ Stankevitz offers his three keys and prediction for Saturday's  game against USC. 
Notre Dame trying to end 2016 on a high note
Notre Dame has had a 2016 to forget. But they can salvage at least part of the disaster of a season Saturday at Southern California.
Players disappointed, but not affected, by NCAA violations
Notre Dame players were assured by coach Brian Kelly on Tuesday that the program's NCAA violations won't affect them going forward. 
Brian Kelly has 'no reason' to believe he'll be fired
Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly believes he won't lose his job after 2016's sub-.500 season complete with NCAA violations. 
Notre Dame players react to vacated wins
Hear from Mike McGlinchey, DeShone Kizer and Isaac Rochell about the vacated wins Notre Dame will surrender from 2012 and 2013.
STL: What to make of the Notre Dame violations?
STL: What to make of the Notre Dame violations?
STL: JJ Stankevitz breaks down Notre Dame scandal
Insider JJ Stankevitz joins SportsTalk Live to discuss the academic scandal uncovered at Notre Dame.
Kelly believes he'll be head coach at Notre Dame next year
Brian Kelly defends Notre Dame and himself in the wake of the academic scandal that hit the Irish on Tuesday.
Explaining Notre Dame's argument in appealing NCAA's vacation of wins ruling
Notre Dame laid out four reasons why it shouldn't have to vacate its 2012 and 2013 wins due to NCAA academic violations. 
Notre Dame will appeal NCAA recommendation it vacate all 2012, 2013 wins
Notre Dame will appeal the NCAA Division I Committee on Infractions’ recommendation that they vacate all its wins from 2012 and 2013.
Brian Kelly on NCAA wanting ND to vacate wins
Brian Kelly discusses the NCAA's recommendation that Notre Dame vacate all its 2012 and 2013 wins.
NCAA recommends Notre Dame vacate all its 2012 and 2013 wins
The NCAA Division I Committee on Infractions panel suggest Notre Dame should vacate wins from the 2012 and 2013 seasons.
Does Notre Dame's offense have too many cooks?
Notre Dame's offense has steadily got worse from the first quarter to the fourth quarter this year, and needs a fix for 2017. 
The final week of practice until 2017
Notre Dame won't go to a bowl game, which means this is the final time it'll get to practice until March. 
Kelly will look internally and externally for next DC
Mike Elston could be an internal candidate to be Notre Dame's next defensive coordinator. 
Effort not a concern as Irish prepare for USC buzzsaw
USC is playing like one of the four best teams in the country while Notre Dame is mired in its worst season since 2007. 
A battered DeShone Kizer not tipping his hand on NFL Draft decision
DeShone Kizer sustained a couple of dangerous hits as Notre Dame fell, 34-31, to Virginia Tech on Saturday. 
Kizer on evaluating Notre Dame's disappointing season
Notre Dame quarterback Deshone Kizer talks about evaluating the team's season following another close loss.
Josh Adams praises senior teammates
Although this season has been tough for Notre Dame, running back Josh Adams has been impressed with his senior teammates' mentality
For Notre Dame, the nightmare of 2016 is a crushing reality
Notre Dame lost another close game Saturday, officially eliminating them from a bowl game for the first time since 2007. 
McGlinchey on loss to VT: 'This one hurts'
Notre Dame offensive lineman Mike McGlinchey discusses the team's close loss to Virginia Tech on Saturday.
Notre Dame blows another lead, won't go bowling
Notre Dame led by 17 points, but lost to Virginia Tech 34-31 to fall to 4-7 on the season.
Prediction: Notre Dame - Virginia Tech
Notre Dame Insider JJ Stankevitz offers his three keys and prediction for Saturday's senior day game against Virginia Tech. 
Virginia Tech a stiff test for Notre Dame's resurgent 'D'
Notre Dame's defense has steadily improved over the last month and a half, but faces a tough challenge against Virginia Tech on Saturday. 
Players not quitting a small victory for Notre Dame in 2016
Notre Dame's players haven't quit on the 2016 season despite not getting the results they expected, which qualifies as a small victory for Irish captains. 
Notre Dame's Scott Daly a model of consistency with a bright NFL future
It's rare to hear Scott Daly's name mentioned around Notre Dame, which is probably the biggest compliment a long snapper can receive. 
Isaac Rochell: 'Guys were excited to play' vs. Army
Notre Dame defensive lineman Isaac Rochell and linebacker Nyles Morgan talk about the team's challenging season.
Durham Smythe: 'I think we're building that confidence'
Notre Dame defensive lineman Jarron Jones and tight end Durham Smythe talk about what it would mean to finish the season with a 6-6 record.
Getting to six wins a lowered, yet important, goal for Notre Dame
In the scope of history, six wins isn't much of an accomplishment at Notre Dame. But in the narrow view of 2016, it would be a goal met for the Irish.
Is Notre Dame's offense peaking at the right time?
DeShone Kizer has had less pressure put on him recently, which has led to back-to-back-to-back solid offensive performances. 
Why Notre Dame is highly unlikely to sneak into a bowl at 5-7
Don't expect Notre Dame to back into a bowl bid if it finishes 5-7 thanks to its APR score. 
Brian Kelly believes his team is better than record shows
Brian Kelly feels Notre Dame is a better team than the record indicates after a couple tough losses earlier in the season.
Kelly previews Notre Dame vs. Virginia Tech
Brian Kelly previews Notre Dame's game against Virginia Tech and what the Irish need to do to pull out a victory.
Elmer's departure still resonating at Notre Dame
It's been nine months since Steve Elmer went pro in something other than sports, which left a significant hole on the Irish offensive line. 
Kevin Stepherson’s emergence a bright spot for Notre Dame’s future
Kevin Stepherson has surpassed expectations as a true freshman and looks like a staple of Notre Dame's receiving corps for years to come. 
Trip to Notre Dame has the makings of a trap for Virginia Tech
Virginia Tech has never faced Notre Dame, but its first contest against the Irish could be a trap game this weekend. 
Kizer leads Notre Dame past Army with ease
DeShone Kizer threw for three touchdowns, C.J. Sanders returned the opening kickoff for a score, and Notre Dame beat Army 44-6 on Saturday.
Kelly discusses Notre Dame's 44-6 win over Army
Brian Kelly talks about Notre Dame's 44-6 win over Army on Saturday.
Three keys and prediction: Notre Dame - Army
Notre Dame Insider JJ Stankevitz explains why Notre Dame, despite its 3-6 record, will beat Army on Saturday in San Antonio. 
Podcast: Evaluating Notre Dame's problems and how to fix them
JJ Stankevitz and Mike Monaco examine the root of Notre Dame's problems this year and how they could be fixed for 2017 and beyond. 
Brandon Wimbush is 'going to be lights out'
Brandon Wimbush could be Notre Dame's starting quarterback in 2017, and all signs point to the super-talented sophomore being ready for the job. 
Notre Dame sees a bright future for Daelin Hayes
Notre Dame believes freshman rush end Daelin Hayes has a chance to be a major contributor as soon as 2017 
Notre Dame D talks prepping for Army's option
Notre Dame linebacker James Onwualu and defensive lineman Isaac Rochell talk about preparing for Army's option offense.
Notre Dame freshman Daelin Hayes on adapting to college ball
Notre Dame freshman defensive lineman Daelin Hayes talks about adjusting to college football.
Is Army a better matchup for ND than Navy?
Army is 5-3 and could go bowling for the first time in six years, but looks to be a more favorable matchup for Notre Dame than Navy was. 
Kizer still mum on NFL Draft decision
Notre Dame's DeShone Kizer said Wednesday he hasn't had enough time to think about his impending stay-or-go NFL Draft decision. 
The history behind the Shamrock Series helmets
Under Armour produced a cool video looking at the history of its 2016 Notre Dame Shamrock Series uniforms. 
Notre Dame notes: Concussions, Jarron Jones and freshmen DBs
Notre Dame has a few players going through its concussion protocol. Also, why didn't Jarron Jones play much against Navy?
Brian Kelly doesn’t see the need for significant change at Notre Dame
Brian Kelly is taking the glass-half-full point of view to Notre Dame's 2016 season. 
Irish have 94 percent chance of missing a bowl
Notre Dame's latest goal is to win out and become bowl eligible, but they're exceedingly unlikely to reach the six-win mark. 
Notre Dame notes: Wrapping up Navy with field goals, reviews and injuries
Brian Kelly defended calling to kick a fourth quarter field goal against Navy and stumped for a change in college football's review process. 
Recent history not on Notre Dame’s side for hope of 2017 turnaround
Only four teams in the last 10 years have gone from five or fewer wins to a top-12 regular season finish, something Notre Dame likely will be aiming to do in 2017. 
Torii Hunter Jr.: 'They just ended up making more plays'
Notre Dame players talk about the loss to Navy.
Blown officiating decision sends Notre Dame spiraling to sixth loss
A key incorrect call in the third quarter played a big role in Notre Dame's one-point loss to Navy, but the Irish had bigger issues than the one play.
Brian Kelly, Notre Dame defend decision to kick field goal in fourth quarter
Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly and his players thought it was the right move to kick a field goal down four against Navy in the fourth quarter Saturday. 
Irish bowl hopes hanging on by a thread
Notre Dame is 3-6 after losing to Navy and has an extraordinarily difficult path to bowl eligibility. 
Three keys and prediction: Notre Dame - Navy
What does Notre Dame have to do to beat Navy on Saturday in Jacksonville? Insider JJ Stankevit breaks it down and offers his prediction. 
Jarron Jones gives parents best wedding anniversary gift ‘by far’
Jarron Jones gave his parents the game ball he earned against Miami as a wedding anniversary gift after Notre Dame's 30-27 win last weekend. 
Podcast: Wrapping up Miami and looking ahead to Navy
What can Notre Dame take away from its win over Miami, and how big a challenge will Navy provide the Irish this weekend in Jacksonville?
Brian Kelly on Navy: 'It will be a great challenge"
Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly addresses the media ahead of the team's matchup against Navy.
Notre Dame notes: Jarron Jones, concussion protocol, punt returns
Notre Dame's Jarron Jones earned the Bronko Nagurski National Defensive Player of the Week award for his 6 TFLs against Miami.
Narrow win over Miami takes the pressure off Notre Dame, for now
Notre Dame had plenty of pressure alleviated with its narrow win over Miami on Saturday. 
Sizing up Notre Dame's bowl hopes
Notre Dame shouldn't rely on a 5-7 record, or needing to beat USC at the end of the year, to sneak into a bowl bid. 
Justin Yoon kicks Notre Dame past Miami
Justin Yoon kicked a 23-field goal with 30 seconds left to give Notre Dame a 30-27 victory over Miami on Saturday.
Three keys and prediction: Notre Dame - Miami
Notre Dame needs quite a bit to go right to avoid its sixth loss of the season Saturday against Miami in South Bend. 
A conversation with Pat Terrell
Former Notre Dame safety Pat Terrell looked back on 1988's epic Notre Dame-Miami game in a conversation with 
Kelly: 'Disappointed' that AD had to give vote of confidence
Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly explains his disappointment that he's in the position where his athletics director needed to give him a vote of confidence.
Brian Kelly ‘disappointed’ Jack Swarbrick had to offer public vote of confidence in his job status
Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly is disappointed AD Jack Swarbrick had to offer a public vote of confidence in his job status.
Schedule watch: The curse of beating Notre Dame grows in strength
Texas, Michigan State, N.C. State and Stanford all lost in various level of embarrassing fashion during Notre Dame's bye week. 
Swarbrick to ESPN: Kelly will be back in '17
Notre Dame athletic director Jack Swarbrick told ESPN Brian Kelly's job is not in jeopardy despite the team's 2-5 start. 
Notre Dame grades: Highs and lows on special teams
Notre Dame's special teams units have been a mixed bag of positives and negatives so far in 2016. 
Notre Dame grades: How trustworthy is post-Brian VanGorder turnaround?
Notre Dame's defense has played better since Brian VanGorder was fired in September, but is that play sustainable?
Notre Dame grades: Evaluating an offense limping into the bye week
Notre Dame's offense was fantastic over its first five games, but struggled with a hurricane and Stanford over its last two Saturdays. 
Notre Dame grades: Coaching staff not passing the test after 2-5 start
Questionable coaching decisions have cost Notre Dame a handful of games as the Irish have stumbled to a 2-5 record at their bye week.
Four-star defensive line recruit Donovan Jeter decommits from Notre Dame
Donovan Jeter, a four-star defensive line recruit, announced Tuesday he's decommitted from Notre Dame. 
Notre Dame confident offensive line can meet expectations in 2016 and beyond
Notre Dame's offensive line hasn't played up to standard, which has led to some of the offensive issues that've cropped up recently for the 2015 Irish. 
ND's struggles go deeper than Kizer
DeShone Kizer struggled Saturday against Stanford. But the Irish's offensive struggles have happened for a number of reasons.
Schedule watch: Notre Dame's path to four wins, let alone a bowl, looking difficult
Notre Dame may not have an easy game left on the schedule, so averting a 3-9 disaster of a season isn't guarnateed. 
Notre Dame clinging to positivity as season-long implosion continues with loss to Stanford
Notre Dame's goals have changed dramatically since the beginning of the season, but the Irish are trying to stay positive after a 2-5 start.
Notre Dame disappointed in 2-5 start, loss to Stanford
Notre Dame players expressed disappointment in the team's 2-5 start and loss to Stanford.
Why Kelly benched Kizer for Zaire
With coach Brian Kelly seeking more energy, DeShone Kizer was benched for three offensive series in Notre Dame's 17-10 loss to Stanford in favor of Malik Zaire. 
Notre Dame switches quarterbacks, implodes in loss to Stanford
Brian Kelly benched DeShone Kizer against Stanford, but that did not spark a win against the Cardinal.
Former Irish safety Max Redfield no longer enrolled at Notre Dame
Former Irish safety Max Redfield, who was dismissed from the football team in August, is no longer enrolled at Notre Dame. 
McCaffrey out for Saturday night
Stanford running back Christian McCaffrey will not play Saturday night against Notre Dame, Cardinal coach David Shaw confirmed. 
Predicting Notre Dame - Stanford
See why Notre Dame Insider JJ Stankevitz thinks the Irish will pull out of their tailspin and beat Stanford on Saturday. 
Notre Dame-Stanford loses its luster, but not importance
The narrative about Notre Dame’s season won't change with a win, but it could be the start of a reclamation project that’ll extend into 2017.
Podcast: What could a win over Stanford mean for Notre Dame?
Notre Dame is in dire straits, but a win over Stanford would temporarily alleviate some of the pressure on the program. 
Rochell: I trust coach Brian Kelly
Notre Dame DL Isaac Rochell talks about trusting coach Brian Kelly despite a 2-4 start.
SportsTalk Live: Should Notre Dame and Kelly part ways?
The SportsTalk Live panel debates whether Notre Dame and Brian Kelly should part ways after enduring their worst start since 2007.
Clausen to join NBC's Notre Dame coverage Saturday
Jimmy Clausen will be a part of NBC's pregame, halftime and postgame coverage of Saturday's game between Notre Dame and Stanford.
Stanford looks like favorable matchup for Irish
On the surface, this weekend's game against Stanford does look like a game in which Notre Dame can take advantage of some favorable matchups.
Winning close games proves challenge for ND
All four of Notre Dame’s losses this year have been by eight points or fewer, troubling because this team is consistently finding themselves in those no-room-for-error situations.
Notre Dame players push back on blame-game perception surrounding Brian Kelly
Notre Dame players disagree with the notion their head coach Brian Kelly was blaming players or throwing them under the bus last week.
Post-hurricane DeShone Kizer: 'I've never been more excited to be in South Bend'
DeShone Kizer will return to the dry conditions of Notre Dame Stadium on Saturday after last week's mess in Raleigh. 
Podcast: Examining the state of Notre Dame through six games
JJ Stankevitz and Mike Monaco break down what's gone wrong for Notre Dame, and what still could go right, halfway through the season. 
Finding a place for Malik Zaire a difficult challenge for Notre Dame
Despite being labeled as one of Notre Dame's five best playmakers in August, Malik Zaire hasn't seen the field much since the second half of the Texas game. 
'Banged-up' Christian McCaffrey's status in doubt for Saturday
Notre Dame will plan on facing 2015 Heisman Trophy runner up Christian McCaffrey on Saturday, but the Stanford running back may not play due to an injury. 
Kelly on sideline demeanor: I'm just going to be who I am
Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly talks about his sideline demeanor.
Kelly: We want to stop the slide
Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly says the team needs to stop the slide and build on the positives for the future.
Kelly: You have to find a way to win close games
Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly talks about the close games the team has played in this season.
Kelly: Stanford is going to be a great challenge
Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly looks ahead to Saturday's game against Stanford.
Searching for positives
It wasn't easy, but Notre Dame head coach was able to find a few positives when looking back at the tape between his Irish and North Carolina State.
Irish will need top 25 win to reach a bowl game
Notre Dame will have to beat at least one team currently ranked in the AP top 25 to get to six wins and bowl eligibility this year.
Kelly won't second-guess playcalling in hurricane
Brian Kelly talked Sunday about self-inflicted wounds and not having the Irish offense come through in the clutch. But what does that mean?
Stanford hits a low point before facing Irish
Stanford lost by 28 to Washington State at home Saturday night and has been out-scored 86-22 in its last two games. 
Highlights: Notre Dame loses rain-soaked game to N.C. State
Check out highlights from Notre Dame's 10-3 loss to N.C. State in a rain-soaked game on Saturday.
Kelly defends passing 26 times in hurricane conditions
Despite playing in hurricane conditions, Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly defended his decision to pass 26 times in Saturday's loss to N.C. State.
Kizer: We just weren't able to throw the ball well
Notre Dame QB DeShone Kizer talks about his team's performance in their 10-3 loss to N.C. State on Saturday.
Notre Dame’s season sinking after loss to N.C. State
Amid Hurricane Matthew, Notre Dame dropped to 2-4 on the season after a 10-3 loss to North Carolina State at Carter-Finley Stadium on Saturday.
Isaac Rochell and Jay Hayes talk approach against N.C. State
Isaac Rochell and Jay Hayes discuss what they learned from last week's win and how to carry it over to NC State.
Julian Love, Durham Smythe on expected weather conditions
Notre Dame players Julian Love and Durham Smythe discuss the weather conditions expected in North Carolina after Hurricane Matthew.
Smythe on N.C. State: 'They've got a great defense'
Notre Dame tight end Durham Smythe breaks down North Carolina State's defense ahead of Saturday's matchup.
Predicting Notre Dame - N.C. State
Can Notre Dame overcome the elements and North Carolina State's efficient offense to leave Raleigh with a win?
The Nature Boys
Notre Dame will have to battle not only N.C. State, but a torrential rainstorm Saturday afternoon at N.C. State. 
Podcast: Is N.C. State a tipping point game for Notre Dame?
Notre Dame's chances of reaching a bowl will significantly decline with a loss to N.C. State on Saturday. 
How Notre Dame’s offense has evolved and stayed productive in 2016
Notre Dame is averaging about 5.5 points per game more in 2016 than it did in 2015, and a key reason for that has been DeShone Kizer.
Hayes, Irish benefitting from tweaked scheme
Jay Hayes was a key part of Notre Dame's efforts against Syracuse to get more players on the field and keep its defense fresh throughout the game. 
The kids can (and will) play
Five of Notre Dame's seven freshmen defensive backs have already logged significant playing time, exceeding the expectation set for this group in February. 
NC State-Notre Dame: Irish proceeding as normal for now
Kickoff for Notre Dame-N.C. State in Raleigh remains at noon E.T. Saturday as forecasts for Hurricane Matthew look better for central North Carolina.
Could McGlinchey lead a 2017 playoff push?
Notre Dame's offense would have an outrageously good outlook in 2017 if Mike McGlinchey follows through on his plan and sticks around next fall. 
McGlinchey plans on returning in 2017: 'I have 19 games left here'
Notre Dame redshirt junior left tackle Mike McGlinchey said he plans on returning for a fifth year in 2017.
Kelly addresses potential hurricane effects
"Everything is on the table" as Notre Dame and N.C. State assess how Hurricane Matthew could affect their game Saturday. 
Brian Kelly on potential effects of Hurricane Matthew
Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly talks about the potential effects of Hurricane Matthew on this weekend's game with North Carolina State.
Kelly on Hudson: 'Role is to be the catalyst for enthusiasm'
Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly talks about the personality and the role of new defensive coordinator Greg Hudson.
Kelly: 'There's some really good production' on offense
Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly talks about his offense's performance through the first part of the season.
Kelly: NC State 'will be a really good challenge' for ND
Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly talks about what went right in last week's game against Syracuse and looks ahead to this week's game against North Carolina State.
Troy Pride Jr. impresses with quick rise
Troy Pride went from zero to about 60 on Saturday after impressing Brian Kelly before and after the firing of Brian VanGorder. 
Notre Dame: Greg Hudson is 'jumping out of the cake,' not baking it
Here's an anaology: Greg Hudson isn't baking the cake, but he's "jumping out of the cake," as Brian Kelly said Tuesday. 
Podcast: Can Notre Dame's positives from Syracuse carry over?
Notre Dame did plenty of good things against Syracuse on Saturday, but can those positives persist throughout the rest of the season?
Notre Dame DC Greg Hudson makes a smooth transition
Notre Dame players quickly bought into what new defensive coordinator Greg Hudson was selling last week. 
A short-term approach to fixing the defense
The changes Notre Dame is making to its defense this year may not stick next year, but they're allowing a number of young players to get on the field in 2016. 
Nick Watkins out for the year
Notre Dame cornerback Nick Watkins will have surgery on his arm and will not play this year, coach Brian Kelly said Sunday. 
Schedule watch: NC State gains momentum
At 2-3, the Irish are still far from safe in terms of bowl eligibility, with weekend’s noon ET kickoff against North Carolina State probably the tipping point this team playing in December.
Brian Kelly: 'I'm proud of the way our kids bounced back'
Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly talked about his team's 50-33 win against Syracuse.