In losing Kerry Cooks to Oklahoma, Notre Dame lost a popular coach who spearheaded recruiting efforts in a talent-rich state.
After losing its final four games of the regular season, Notre Dame doesn't have many possible destinations for its bowl game.
When a 7-4 team burns a freshman's redshirt 11 games into a season, it's bound to raise some questions.
For the fourth time in five years, Notre Dame and USC are unranked for their annual rivalry game.
SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Brian Kelly staked his chances this season on his offense, one featuring a playmaking quarterback and emerging skill position players.