Jarrett Grace


Notre Dame this fall will be without only three players from its 2014 defense: Cornerback Cody Riggs, safety Austin Collinsworth and defensive lineman Justin Utupo.


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.


SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Notre Dame should have three key defensive players back from various injuries when it takes on LSU Dec. 30 in the Music City Bowl.


SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- No Notre Dame player may need next three weeks more than freshman middle linebacker Nyles Morgan.