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.
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
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
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
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.
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
Our drive-by-drive and play-by-play review and analysis of Notre Dame's first half efforts Saturday night in Tallahassee
October 21, 2014
Massive freshman nose tackle Daniel Cage reported to August camp in shape. That's relatively speaking, of course.
September 18, 2014