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Executive Compensation at Notre Dame

The University of Notre Dame (the legal name is the “University of Notre Dame du Lac” but more often referred to as “Notre Dame”) is a Catholic teaching university in South Bend, Indiana and a non-profit 501 (c) 3. 532 more words


Where Notre Dame was and is: Receivers

Not often does depth combine with experience. When it does, that position becomes a genuine strength. Notre Dame has that at receiver these days, thanks in equal parts to a former walk-on, a physically-gifted option finally putting together the mental aspects of the game and a quintet of sophomores looking to prove their worth. 1,514 more words

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Where Notre Dame was and is: Running backs

Notre Dame’s current running back room is rather familiar. While the Irish have a new coach at the position with Lance Taylor replacing Autry Denson, the top-four names in it are the same ones as they were a year ago and through September. 1,565 more words

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Things We Learned: Notre Dame's tale of two QBs

SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Ian Book is not the best quarterback. Phil Jurkovec is not the worst quarterback.

When remembering Saturday’s Blue-Gold Game, it was neither the day Book cemented himself as a top-flight Notre Dame quarterback nor the day Jurkovec showed himself to be an Irish bust. 1,782 more words

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Defensive pressure, Ian Book make up for other worries in Notre Dame's Blue-Gold Game

SOUTH BEND, Ind. — If the end of Notre Dame’s spring foreshadows its fall, then the Irish will lean on an explosive offense helmed by returning starting quarterback Ian Book to outpace an inconsistent at best, suspect at worst defense. 1,332 more words

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Things To Learn: Notre Dame's youth on display in Blue-Gold Game

Literally speaking, the crowd in attendance at Notre Dame’s 90th Blue-Gold Game this weekend holds some sort of value. Otherwise, there would be no difference between it and the previous 14 practices in the last six weeks. 1,653 more words

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Leftovers & Links: A QB lesson Notre Dame will not need to learn in the Blue-Gold Game

Later this week this space will focus on “Things To Learn” from Notre Dame’s Blue-Gold Game on Saturday (12:30 ET; NBCSN). That will not in any way include anything remotely akin to, “Who will enter the summer as the frontrunner to be the Irish starting quarterback?” 1,320 more words

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