Tyler Eifert


SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Two years ago, Notre Dame reached the BCS Championship despite converting less than half its red zone possessions into touchdowns.


SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Troy Niklas made one thing clear: He’s not here to replace Tyler Eifert. 


FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) No. 1 Notre Dame allows 10.3 points per game, best in the nation. No. 2 Alabama allows 10.7. So the BCS championship should be a defensive struggle, right?


FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) When Everett Golson sees a piano, he usually sits down and starts entertaining. He plays several instruments, keeps a keyboard in his room and loves to sing.