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Notre Dame suddenly dismisses four players from the football program

Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly has dismissed four players from the team, according to ESPN’s Mark Schlabach.

Wide receiver Kevin Stepherson, running backs Deon McIntosh and CJ Holmes, and defensive tackle Brandon Tiassum were all dismissed. 163 more words

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9-win, 30-TD quarterbacks like Wimbush are rare; Links to read

It is not easy to win nine or 10 games in one season. It is not easy for Notre Dame, for any team, and it is not easy for a quarterback. 801 more words

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Harry Hiestand leaves Notre Dame on good terms and in good shape

There are no hard feelings between Notre Dame and departing offensive line coach Harry Hiestand as he heads to the Chicago Bears. That much was most clear when the Irish released a statement not only from head coach Brian Kelly but also from Hiestand late Wednesday evening, a clear difference from just last week when Kelly issued a standalone statement in a seemingly-similar circumstance. 1,175 more words

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Reports: Notre Dame loses Harry Hiestand to the Chicago Bears

A day after securing what seemed to be some coaching staff stability, Notre Dame may lose its most-established assistant coach to the NFL. The Chicago Tribune reports Irish offensive line coach Harry Hiestand will join the Chicago Bears and their new head coach, Matt Nagy. 316 more words

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Notre Dame promoting Lea & Elston bodes well for at least the short term

Following the debacle of 2016, Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly had little choice but to look across the country to fill out his coaching staff. 1,290 more words

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Notre Dame stays in-house for defensive coordinator by promoting Clark Lea

Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly did not have to look very far to find his next defensive coordinator. Linebackers coach Clark Lea has been promoted to the role of defensive coordinator in South Bend. 232 more words

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Report: Notre Dame to promote Clark Lea to defensive coordinator

Notre Dame will replace former defensive coordinator Mike Elko from within, according to a report from Yahoo.com’s Pete Thamel.

SOURCES: Notre Dame expected to promote linebacker coach Clark Lea to defensive coordinator.

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