Brian Kelly's hiring of Mike Denbrock as his next offensive coordinator wasn't a surprise -- "it's probably one of the worst kept secrets out there," he quipped last week -- in part because
Notre Dame named Mike Denbrock the team's offensive coordinator Thursday, removing the interim tag from his title.
Two of Notre Dame's top three targets in 2013 won't be around this coming fall, and the third won't participate in spring practice due to an academic issue.
The natural progression goes something like this: Michael Floyd to Tyler Eifert to T.J. Jones to TBD.
NEW YORK -- Brian Kelly already has his next defensive coordinator in mind