SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- DaVaris Daniels doesn't want to be the next Michael Floyd, or Golden Tate, or Jeff Samardzija. But he does want to be the next great wide receiver at Notre Dame.
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — The last time Tommy Rees was handed the keys to Notre Dame's offense, he had a pair of first-round weapons to work with.
Tyler Eifert caught 113 passes and nine touchdowns in 2011 and 2012, but will be 250 miles south with the Cincinnati Bengals when Notre Dame fall camp opens in early August.
GLENDALE, Ariz. The overall play of the defense in a must-win game like this one is a little difficult to critique in absolute terms just because of the quality of the opponent.
LOS ANGELES -- Three months ago, Notre Dame was on the outside looking in. Nobody projected them to make a BCS bowl, let alone challenge for a national championship.