Two years ago Brian Kelly said Asmar Bilal had some Jaylon Smith in his game. Now a junior, the former four-star still faces a fight for time. Will Bilal get in for good?
Today it was Asmar Bilal. Next month it might be Drue Tranquill. Regardless, the Rover position will likely remain a work in program through spring practice and beyond.
The sophomore has already drawn some comparisons to Jaylon Smith. While that’s premature it at least offers insight into Asmar Bilal’s upside.
Asmar Bilal ran with the starting defense this spring. But the sophomore understands how little that guarantees for fall when the Irish will have more linebacker depth.
Asmar Bilal didn’t set out to win Scout Team Player of the Year within the Irish defense. The freshman linebacker earned it anyway, impressing Brian Kelly in the process.
December 14, 2015
Fresno (Calif.) Clovis West linebacker Caleb Kelly took his fourth and final official visit to Notre Dame this past weekend and had nothing but praise for the Irish.
December 11, 2015
In-state four-star linebacker talent Irish signee Asmar Bilal and his mother, Tamarha Jackson, describe their feelings of having the recruiting process come full circle.
February 4, 2015
CHECK OUT WHO IS SIGNING WHERE. I WILL UPDATE LIST AS SIGNINGS COME IN.
February 3, 2015