Austin Collinsworth


SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Notre Dame is one play away from having to plug in a true freshman at safety Saturday at No. 2 Florida State.


Notre Dame safety and senior captain Austin Collinsworth suffered a "very slight" labrum tear Saturday against North Carolina and will not require surgery, coach Brian Kelly said Wednesday.


Three years ago, Notre Dame and Florida State concluded disappointing seasons by facing each other in the Champ's Sports Bowl — hardly the game either talent-packed side had hoped to play in that


Notre Dame will be without senior captain and safety Austin Collinsworth against No. 2 Florida State, coach Brian Kelly said Sunday.