NOTRE DAME RUMORS & GOSSIP

Notre Dame Athletes Will Eat More

The Legislative Council for the NCAA announced a few changes today. NCAA approves unlimited meals and snacks for players. A lot of coaches and ADs are happy. http://t.co/TPKROkXH0n — Jeremy Fowler (@JFowlerCBS) April 15, 2014 This is a fairly drastic change in policy, and a very good one. Student athletes (scholarship players and walk-ons as well) will now be able to receive a...
Via Subway Domer
1 hour ago  |  Discuss

Ofodile wants to visit Notre Dame again

Four-star wide receiver Alex Ofodile of Columbia (Mo.) Rock Bridge Sr. recaps his weekend visit to Notre Dame and breaks down his quickly approaching decision timeline.
Via notredame.scout.com
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Coney sees a fit with Irish

Notre Dame is the latest to offer 2015 middle linebacker Te’Von Coney. The Palm Beach Gardens (Fla.) star hopes to visit the Irish program this summer. Coney shares his thoughts on the offer here.
Via recruiting.scout.com
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

Second visit, new experiences for Guyton

Notre Dame wide receiver commit Jalen Guyton describes his weekend experience at Notre Dame with his family, including his conversations with Brian Kelly and time spent with Irish wide receiver Chris Brown.
Via notredame.scout.com
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Notre Dame could be game-changer for Conner

Four-star linebacker Nick Conner of Dublin (Ohio) Dublin Scioto recaps his weekend visit to Notre Dame and provides insight into where he stands in earning an Irish offer after a conversation with Irish assistant Mike Elston.
Via notredame.scout.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Notre Dame Football: 2014 Blue-Gold Game Recap

With the completion of the game Saturday- one thing was made very clear: Greg Bryant will be a player who will see considerable action this season and could very well become the primary focus for the Irish offense.But along with his play Saturday, and the play of Malik Zaire and CJ Prosise - one tid bit overshadowed the actual players on the field and it was the field itself.In...
Via Football Nation
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Baseball falls to Notre Dame and other links

The Baseball team lost two out of three to Notre Dame this weekend.BC target Scott Patchan, but he's decided to follow his father's -- not his brother's -- footsteps to Miami. Meanwhile, Matt Patchan is visiting the 49ers this week.Lacrosse beat Virginia Tech.The Softball team lost to Maryland.
Via Eagle in Atlanta
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Stephon Tuitt Scouting Report

Stephon Tuitt DT Notre Dame #7 Ht: 6’6″ Wt: 304 All of our scouting reports are limited to our premium customers. If you would like access to all of our 2014 scouting reports, click here to sign up. Comments: Tuitt has the tools be elite, but how motivated is he? It was impossible not to notice his weight gain and overall decline in 2013. However, he also had a strong track...
Via DraftAce
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Notre Dame to install FieldTurf for 2014 season

Maintaining an impeccable multi-use grass field in Indiana isn't easy. (Just ask Purdue.) And Notre Dame has decided that it's become more trouble than it's worth for the Fighting Irish. Athletic director Jack Swarbrick announced during the Irish's Saturday spring game that Notre Dame Stadium's grass surface would be replaced by FieldTurf. The conversion will...
Via Pro Sports Daily
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Hilliard growing comfortable at Notre Dame

Notre Dame's top target at linebacker, Justin Hilliard of Cincinnati (Ohio) St. Xavier recaps his visit to Notre Dame on Saturday and describes where the Irish stand with him in recruitment. Also, find out when he plans to make his next cut.
Via notredame.scout.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Purdue’s Football Field Could Not Look Much Worse

Earlier today, we showed you some pictures of Notre Dame’s football field, which has seen better days. During the Fighting Irish’s spring game, athletic director Jack Swarbrick said they will be changing that field to a turf surface.  Maybe Purdue should do the same.  The field has seen better days at Ross-Ade Stadium. #moreindianagrassnews pic.twitter.com/OVFfmtghCK — Brent...
Via College Spun
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Notre Dame’s Natural Grass Football Field Looks Terrible For Spring Game, Could Be Time For Turf Surface

For as long as football has been played in South Bend, Ind., it has been played on a natural grass field. It might finally be time for Notre Dame’s football program to opt for a synthetic turf surface, though. Checking in from Notre Dame Stadium two hours before the Blue-Gold Game. Winter has not helped this field. pic.twitter.com/ck444a8L0m — Irish Illustrated (@NDatRivals...
Via College Spun
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Brian Kelly: I Want Everett Golson To have Jameis Winston-Like Impact

Everett Golson has returned to Notre Dame and his head coach would like him to bring some magic along for the ride this time.  Brian Kelly opened up to CBS Sports recently about his caffeine addiction, surfboards and the return of quarterback  Golson to the Notre Dame football team. Kelly loves Heisman winner and Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston.   Kelly knows he can’t...
Via BlackSportsOnline
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Expected meeting of unbeatens will decide women's title

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- The NCAA women's national semifinal games on Sunday night were mere formalities for the collision course long set by Connecticut and Notre Dame. For the first time, the national championship game on Tuesday features two undefeated teams. And with it, top-ranked UConn (39-0) and second-ranked Notre Dame (37-0) finally get to settle a season-long discussion...
Via Fox Sports Tennessee
9 days ago  |  Discuss

3-star S Nicco Fertitta commits to Notre Dame Fighting Irish

The Notre Dame Fighting Irish have been hot on the recruiting trail as of late. They landed another verbal commitment when 3-star safety Nicco Fertitta committed to the Fighting Irish on Saturday night. Fertitta committed on an unofficial visit to South Bend, Indiana this weekend. “It definitely held up to its name,” Fertitta told Ray Brewer of The Las Vegas Sun. “When you...
Via Pro Sports Daily
9 days ago  |  Discuss
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