The Carolina Panthers had not gone to the playoffs in the five seasons prior to John Fox arriving as head coach in 2002.
Ben Koyack and Cody Riggs are the only two players who started in Notre Dame’s Music City Bowl win over LSU who won’t be around this fall.
John Fox has his interview set with the Bears.
The Bears announced Tuesday that they have interviewed Doug Marrone and Teryl Austin.
Ronnie Stanley’s return to Notre Dame not only gives the Irish an elite left tackle this fall, but it also means an emerging leader will stick around South Bend.