Brian Kelly


SOUTH BEND, Ind. — With Notre Dame beginning its preparation for Texas in earnest this week, freshman quarterback Brandon Wimbush will begin to fade into the periphery of the Irish offense.


SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Asking Notre Dame players to describe junior linebacker Jaylon Smith in one word is a largely futile effort without having a thesaurus handy.


With less than two weeks until opening the 2015 season in primetime against Texas, Notre Dame checked in at No. 11 in the AP preseason top 25 poll.


SOUTH BEND, Ind. — With Notre Dame’s preseason camp wrapping up on Friday, the Irish begin preparing for Texas in earnest next week.