Ronnie Stanley


Despite protecting a less-than-mobile quarterback, Notre Dame's offensive line has allowed just four sacks through six games, the seventh-lowest total among FBS teams.


SOUTH BEND, Ind. — It doesn't directly show up on the stat sheet when Tommy Rees goes up and down Notre Dame's offensive line barking out protections.


Notre Dame didn't have to empty its playbook in Week 1 against Temple, but a few trends still emerged on Saturday. A look at those as Michigan week swings into full gear: