SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- The battle to replace Braxston Cave at center won't be settled for some time, but it does sound as if sophomore Nick Martin has the upper hand right now.
By: Patrick Z. McGavin
Brian Kelly wanted to get a gauge on his team's attitude toward being No. 1 this morning, so he eavesdropped on a few conversations his players were having in Notre Dame's training room.
By this point, everyone has seen the vicious hit Bears quarterback Jay Cutler sustained last week from Lions defensive tackle Ndamakung Suh.