Brian Kelly


SOUTH BEND, Ind. — 2014 isn't a lost cause for Notre Dame, given it's laying the groundwork for 2015.


SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Austin Collinsworth made it through spring practice fine. Fall camp brought about no concerns for the oft-injured safety, who was named a team captain in August.


SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Brian Kelly staked his chances this season on his offense, one featuring a playmaking quarterback and emerging skill position players.


SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Rarely over the last three years has Notre Dame had to worry about Kyle Brindza.


SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- A harsh geography lesson came for Justin Utupo five years ago upon receiving his boarding pass for a flight to South Bend.