Irish Notes: Cage’s Status In Doubt

Brian Kelly discusses three defenders in concussion protocol, the chief difference between Navy and Army’s option offenses, and a freshman playmaker in waiting.
November 8, 2016

Sleeping Giant: How Cage found his form

A medical diagnosis helped unlock Daniel Cage’s game. But a recruiting break got him to Notre Dame in the first place. Now the junior defensive tackle has found his stride while anchoring the Irish defense.
September 16, 2016

ND A-to-Z: Daniel Cage

From bit player as a freshman to supporting role last fall, to prime time player in Year 3 – Daniel Cage’s expected progression serves as a key component to Notre Dame’s defense entering 2016.
May 21, 2016

Why Daniel Cage’s comeback is key

The comeback of Daniel Cage could boost Notre Dame’s defense at two positions, just in time for Stanford’s offensive line and the unique test it presents.
November 28, 2015

‘Big Sexy’ turns heads

It’s tough for a 315-pound nose guard to do subtle. But Daniel Cage has, quietly growing into a capable interior lineman and coming off a career-best against USC.
October 29, 2015

Cage snatches starting job

Daniel Cage made a surprise move during the final weeks of August to edge Jerry Tillery at nose tackle, although the freshman will play plenty on Saturday night too.
September 1, 2015

ND A-to-Z: Daniel Cage

Cage provided defensive coordinator Brian VanGorder with some valuable interior line girth during his true freshman season. He produced early against Rice and Michigan, and then saw his minutes limited as Jarron Jones continued to grow.
May 7, 2015

When Youth Must Be Served

Defections from Notre Dame's senior and junior classes helped transform the Irish into a youth-filled roster, two-deep and beyond, for 2014.
November 25, 2014