Brian VanGorder


SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Todd Lyght was told he needed to broaden his horizons, so he wound up returning to his alma mater.


Over the last few years, Notre Dame has succeeded in pulling recruits from the talent-rich states of Texas and Louisiana, with Kerry Cooks largely to credit.


Ohio State lost two quarterbacks — one a preseason Heisman candidate, and the other a strong Heisman challenger in November.


NASHVILLE — Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly wants to see his defense limit big plays in Tuesday’s Music City Bowl date with LSU, but that may not be enough to stop the Tigers’ offense. 


Nyles Morgan went straight from high school to the pros — at least in terms of the type of defense he’s playing.