CULVER, Ind. -- Observations from Notre Dame's first day of preseason practice on Monday:
SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Notre Dame will begin fall camp with some good news and bad news from the sick bay.
In six words or less: Hiestand key with Martin, Watt departures
Two seasons ago, Notre Dame likely wouldn't have made the BCS Championship had one of its starting offensive linemen missed time with an injury.
With spring practice in the books, there appear four certainties on Notre Dame's offensive line: Ronnie Stanley will play left tackle, Nick Martin will play center, Christian Lombard will play rig