Troy Niklas


Ben Koyack is among eight semifinalists for the Mackey Award, an honor given annually to the nation's top tight end.


Nearly three-fourths of Notre Dame's receptions from a year ago came from guys who aren't part of the 2014 offense.


SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Ben Koyack had only one thing running through his mind as Everett Golson's throw whizzed toward him in the end zone. 


SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Two years ago, Notre Dame reached the BCS Championship despite converting less than half its red zone possessions into touchdowns.


Those Bears fans who question the method to Phil Emery's drafting madness might say "Ego" is the perfect first name for the general manager's second-round pick Friday night.