With two stars the hands-down winners of the category, I decided to take a look at 18 more players who developed over the course of the 2009 season.
December 3, 2009
Part II of our defensive film breakdown focuses on the second half and the defense's penchant for coming through in the clutch.
October 27, 2009
The second half of our drive-by-drive review of the Notre Dame defensive effort vs. the Trojans.
October 20, 2009
The Irish defense denied USC late, but it was the yards and points given up beforehand that were too much to overcome.
October 19, 2009
IrishEyes ranks Notre Dame's Top 10 players through five weeks, hands out game balls for each contest and notes a few unsung performances for the 4-1 Irish.
October 10, 2009
Part II of our drive-by-drive review of the Notre Dame defensive effort vs. the Huskies, including a blow-by-blow of the squad's double-goal line stand in the fourth quarter.
October 6, 2009
IrishEyes examines tackling, toughness, Tausch and Tate in its weekly initial look back at Saturday's key moments.
October 4, 2009
IrishEyes offers a two-part review of the Notre Dame defensive personnel after Saturday's win in West Lafayette.
September 29, 2009