Bob Diaco


Notre Dame's base defense will remain the 3-4, coach Brian Kelly said Friday following some rumblings about a switch to the 4-3.


Notre Dame officially hired Brian VanGorder as its defensive coordinator on Monday, the school announced.


As linebacker Dan Fox walked out of the interview room in the bowels of Yankee Stadium following the Pinstripe Bowl, he spotted a throng of media crowded around cornerback KeiVarae Russell.


NEW YORK -- Some time after the Dec. 28 Pinstripe Bowl, Notre Dame will name a permanent defensive coordinator. It may be Kerry Cooks, it may be someone else.