Amir Carlisle


SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Among the upshots of Clemson cornerback MacKensie Alexander’s smothering of Will Fuller on Saturday was Torii Hunter Jr.


MacKensie Alexander and Clemson’s secondary put Will Fuller in a chokehold Saturday night, limiting the junior Irish receiver to just 37 yards on two catches.


SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Notre Dame has not only survived, but thrived through to this point despite losing six players to season-ending injuries within the span of a little over a month.


SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Amir Carlisle will remain Notre Dame’s kick returner for now, but the guys blocking for him will change.


CULVER, Ind. — A few observations from Notre Dame’s first 2015 preseason practice at Culver Academies on Thursday: