KeiVarae Russell


1. Everett Golson: The key here is how Golson looks in scrimmages leading up to the April 12 Blue-Gold Game.


2013 review: Once again, Notre Dame's secondary did an excellent job limiting big plays and totaled the same number of interceptions (eight) it did in 2012.


As linebacker Dan Fox walked out of the interview room in the bowels of Yankee Stadium following the Pinstripe Bowl, he spotted a throng of media crowded around cornerback KeiVarae Russell.


NEW YORK -- For Notre Dame, it was mission accomplished in the Pinstripe Bowl, even if it wasn't pretty.


SAN FRANCISCO — After a 23-13 win over BYU last Saturday, Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly exalted his team's efforts in playing, as he put it, "Notre Dame football."