SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Notre Dame blew up its offensive line during the bye week and could move forward with a different mix of players up front.
Notre Dame may be rolling at 3-0, but its first bye week came at an ideal time.
Notre Dame hasn't voluntarily replaced any of its opening week starting offensive linemen during the last few seasons. In 2012, the same five guys started every game.
Notre Dame junior safety Nicky Baratti suffered yet another shoulder injury Saturday night against Purdue and is lost for the season, coach Brian Kelly said Sunday.
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Everett Golson watched 2011's season-opening debacle from the sidelines and learned a valuable lesson: Don't take any opponent for granted.