Doug Randolph


In six words or less: Jaylon Smith and plenty of questions


With the Blue and Gold game six weeks off, Notre Dame is trying to regain health at the start of spring practice.


Some good news for Notre Dame on the injury front: Center Nick Martin, who tore his MCL Nov. 23 against BYU, is "well ahead of schedule" in his recovery, coach Brian Kelly said Friday.


SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- With a week left until the Pinstripe Bowl, Notre Dame hasn't had any players suffer unexpected injuries during its bowl practices as of Saturday.