Brian Kelly

Troy Niklas catches a touchdown pass against the Boston College. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Notre Dame Still Needs Help To Reach BCS Title Game

Notre Dame (.9396) is third, not too far behind, but most likely in need of a loss by Oregon or Kansas State to reach the title game on Jan. 7 in Miami.

CBS Chicago–11/11/2012

Brian Kelly

Kelly Will Let Others Worry About BCS Debate

Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly isn’t interested in stepping in to the debate over which teams should play in the national title game.

CBS Chicago–11/06/2012

Brian Kelly talks to the refs during overtime against Pitt. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Irish Had 2 Players With Same Number On Field On Key Missed FG

Though some might argue that fourth-ranked Notre Dame has been more lucky than good at times this season, especially in its triple overtime victory against Pittsburgh, coach Brian Kelly doesn’t believe that.

CBS Chicago–11/05/2012

Manti Te'o

Silverman: Irish Eyes Are Dreaming Of A Return To Glory

For the first time in 24 years, Notre Dame is worthy of National Championship consideration. Back in the day, the Fighting Irish were the standard bearers in college football.

CBS Chicago–10/30/2012

Manti Te'o

Notre Dame’s Kelly Backs Te’o For Heisman

While the Heisman Trophy more often than not is awarded to the nation’s top offensive player, Notre Dame head football coach Brian Kelly isn’t so sure that should be the case this year.

670 The Score–10/02/2012

Notre Dame helmet. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Spiegel: Allen Pinkett Refused Help

Golden dome acolytes have surfaced since Allen Pinkett’s appearance, and angrily accused us of destroying a guest who offered time and opinions.

CBS Chicago–08/30/2012

Brian Kelly

Baffoe: Irish Choosing To Fight A Losing Battle

The Fighting Irish have set themselves up for failure in 2012 and beyond, and no amount of talent short of a semi-pro SEC team will save that.

CBS Chicago–08/29/2012

Cierre Wood

Notre Dame Suspends Starting RB Cierre Wood

Notre Dame has suspended starting tailback Cierre Wood two games for violating team rules.


Tommy Rees

Notre Dame QB Rees Pleads Not Guilty To 4 Charges

Notre Dame quarterback Tommy Rees pleaded not guilty Thursday to charges stemming from an incident in which police used pepper spray to subdue him after an off-campus party.

CBS Chicago–05/17/2012

Notre Dame helmet. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Notre Dame’s DE Lynch To Transfer

Notre Dame defensive end Aaron Lynch has left the team and plans to transfer after the spring semester.

CBS Chicago–04/13/2012

Brian Kelly

Shepkowski: Notre Dame Picks Up 10th Commitment

Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly continued a recent hot-streak in recruiting Wednesday morning by landing his tenth commitment for the recruiting class of 2013 when cornerback Devin Butler made his college choice known via Twitter.

CBS Chicago–04/04/2012

Brian Kelly

Notre Dame Signing Day: Irish Lose Highly Touted WR

National Signing Day didn’t exactly go as planned for Notre Dame despite head coach Brian Kelly putting together another solid recruiting class.

CBS Chicago–02/01/2012

Ex-Bears assistant Harry Hiestand talks to Chris Williams in 2008. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Notre Dame Tabs Ex-Bears Assistant Hiestand To Coach RBs, OL

Notre Dame has hired Harry Hiestand to coach its offensive line and coordinate the running game.

CBS Chicago–01/25/2012

The leprechaun and cheerleaders for the Notre Dame Fighting Irish run onto the field before a game against the Navy Midshipmen at Notre Dame Stadium. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Top QB Kiel Picks Notre Dame In Stunning Switch

Kiel was originally committed to Indiana, but backed out that commitment earlier this fall. He committed to LSU Dec. 27, but that didn’t last long.

CBS Chicago–01/17/2012

Brian Kelly

Muller: Contract Extension For Brian Kelly Doesn’t Make Sense

If you signed a five year contract with a company, would you expect to be given a two-year extension after your first two years produced average results?

CBS Chicago–01/11/2012

Notre Dame tight end Tyler Eifert catches a pass against Florida State in the Champs Sports Bowl. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Notre Dame TE Eifert Returning For Senior Year

Notre Dame tight end Tyler Eifert announced Friday that he will return for his senior season.

CBS Chicago–01/06/2012

Brian Kelly. (Photo by John Gress/Getty Images)

New Look For Notre Dame Coaches

Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly has shaken up his staff following the departures of running backs coach Tim Hinton and offensive line coach Ed Warinner.


The leprechaun and cheerleaders for the Notre Dame Fighting Irish run onto the field before a game against the Navy Midshipmen at Notre Dame Stadium. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Wisch: Get Notre Dame Back On Illini Schedule

Whether it’s possible for any college to truly conquer the Midwestern metropolis that so favors pro sports and boasts such a diverse collegiate fandom is quite debatable.

CBS Chicago–12/15/2011

Andrew Hendrix #12 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish runs with the ball against the Stanford Cardinal at Stanford Stadium on November 26, 2011 in Stanford, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Luck, No. 4 Stanford Beat No. 22 ND, 28-14

Andrew Luck set the school record for the most career touchdown passes and eclipsed his own single-season mark, throwing for 233 yards and four scores to lead fourth-ranked Stanford past No. 22 Notre Dame 28-14 in his home finale Saturday night.


Michael Floyd scores a touchdown against Purdue on Saturday, Oct. 1. (AP Photo)

Notre Dame Rolls Past Purdue 38-10

Twenty-four seconds into Notre Dame’s game against Purdue, the star receiver surpassed his yardage total from the previous week. His 35-yard touchdown catch from Tommy Rees sparked a 38-10 rout of Purdue on Saturday night.

CBS 2–10/02/2011