First the good news – Tevon Coney and Jerry Tillery will return to ND for the 2018 season. 7 Freshman footballers were early enrollees. Brian Kelly dismissed 4 players from the team: WR Kevin Stepherson RB CJ Holmes RB Deon McIntosh NG Brian Tiassum Recruiting will continue to the last minute.
6 year OL Coach Harry Hiestand accepted the OL position from the Chicago Bears. Undoubtedly this will be his last stop in coaching. He had a great run at ND producing outstanding linemen who ended up highly drafted to Pro football. His 2017 OL won the Joe Moore Trophy as the best OL in college […]
Hoping for continuity on defense ND promoted LB’s Coach Lea to fill the role of departing DC Mike Elko. It is a certainty that Lea would have joined Elko at Texas A&M. Lea did an excellent job with the LB’s and impressed Brian Kelly with his energetic recruiting. Lea is also being touted for the […]
Why would anyone rather coach at Texas A&M than ND?—$$$$$$. And that’s what DC Mike Elko opted for. I know South Bend isn’t paradise but neither is College Station. So now Brian Kelly has to worry about Linebacker Coach Clark Lea who Elko brought with him from Wake Forest. The only thing that would keep […]
Happy New Year Miles Boykin, who became a legend with a one handed grab, eluded 2 defenders and scored the go ahead TD with about a minute left. In what started out as a dreadful game, the finale was just unbelievable. Sub QB Ian Book replaced Wimbush and went 14-19 2 TD’s 1 pick and […]