SOUTH BEND, Ind. — The doomsday scenario Notre Dame's offense found itself in against USC doesn't appear likely to materialize Saturday when the Irish face Air Force in Colorado Springs.
Notre Dame quarterback Tommy Rees has been cleared to practice Tuesday after suffering a neck injury in Saturday's 14-10 win over USC.
With one more touchdown reception, Troy Niklas will do something that hasn't been done since 1977 at Notre Dame: Catch six touchdowns in a season as a tight end.
SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- USC's last-ditch effort in its 14-10 loss to Notre Dame Saturday was thwarted, in part, by a former walk-on.
Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly said Sunday Tommy Rees is day-to-day with a strained neck, but expects the senior quarterback to practice Tuesday.