Depth Chart Analysis: Defense

A breakdown of starters, key reserves, and job shares you can expect to see Saturday afternoon in the season opener vs. Temple.
August 29, 2013

Kelly on the Defense

Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly discusses his defensive personnel heading into this week's matchup with Temple in South Bend.
August 27, 2013

In Search Of...

Notre Dame's starting defensive front ranks among the nation's best. Additionally, it's top backup was noted by his coordinator as August's most improved player. And then there's the uncertain reality of what lies beneath…
August 26, 2013

Kelly Q&A: Defensive Personnel

Irish head coach Brian Kelly offers early thoughts on his defensive personnel during Friday's post-practice session with the media.
August 10, 2013

Padded Practice Preview

Notre Dame dons full pads Friday morning for the first time this season, and practice No. 5 is open to the media. has a preview of who we'll be watching closely and reporting on post-practice.
August 8, 2013

Calling All Captains

Three of Notre Dame's four team captains from last year's cohesive, 12-1 squad have moved onto the NFL. Who among the current crop of upperclassmen might join holdover Zack Martin as co-captains this fall?
July 25, 2013

Early Impressions?

Today's Stream of Consciousness collection examines a quartet of players whose summer and August camp performance could be crucial to playing time in the months that follow.
June 30, 2013

Early Returns: Player-by-player

Part II of our review of early entrants examines each of Notre Dame's 29 semester enrollees since the program adopted the practice in 2006.
June 21, 2013