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Notre Dame football coach Brian Kelly says he didn't see any sign linebacker Manti Te'o was affected by the girlfriend hoax leading up to the BCS game, but says in hindsight it may have been a factor.
Kelly says Te'o didn't play his best, adding that Alabama played a role. He says Tuesday only Te'o knows how it affected him.
Also, Kelly says his interview with the Philadelphia Eagles was mainly to get more information about coaching in the NFL and his heart remains in college football. Kelly interviewed with the Eagles on Jan. 8, a day after the Irish were beaten 42-14 by Alabama in the title game.
He says he tells recruits he's committed to Notre Dame.
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The All-American point guard led the Irish in scoring despite playing limited minutes. Coach Muffet McGraw benched her with 8:55 left in the first half after Diggins was whistled with a technical foul for jumping up and down in protest of a foul called against her. Notre Dame took a 37-17 lead...
Good news for the Irish faithful, even if they are still a bit embarrassed by Notre Dame’s poor performance in the BCS championship game. Brian Kelly announced on Saturday that he will be staying in South Bend, Indiana for the foreseeable future.
“This week, I had an incredible opportunity to speak with one of the premier organizations in sports about becoming their head coach...
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It appears that Brian Kelly’s flirtation with a NFL head coaching job is over, for now. Prior to the BCS National Championship game, Kelly told reporters that he had no interest in a NFL coaching job, but shortly after the Irish were destroyed by the University of Alabama, Kelly interviewed with the Philadelphia Eagles prior to leaving for vacation abroad.Now, Kelly will be returning...
A report from CBSChicago suggests that Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly is interested in the NFL but he is waiting for a firm offer. Kelly reportedly met with the Philadelphia Eagles after the Fighting Irish’s defeat in the National Championship game to the University of Alabama prior to leaving the country on vacation.
There has been no word from Kelly’s camp as to what his...
The Domers out there can quit holding their breath and relax. Notre Dame head football coach Brian Kelly has announced that he's staying in South Bend. Kelly surprised many by interviewing for the vacant Philadelphia Eagles' HC job earlier in the week.
"This week, I had an incredible opportunity to speak with one of the
premier organizations in sports about becoming...
If Brian Kelly's meeting with the Eagles was indeed just a ploy to get a raise out of Notre Dame, as all Irish fans are convinced of, then he's really doing a good job of faking interest in the NFL.
According to several reports, Kelly will hold a second interview with the Eagles this weekend. Given the news that the team will meet with Gus Bradley this afternoon in Atlanta...
Finding a new head coach has been a challenge for the Philadelphia Eagles since firing Andy Reid.
The Eagles had shown interest in Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly, but John Heisler, the senior associate athletics director for media and broadcast relations for the Fighting Irish tweeted the head coach was staying on board. Kelly reportedly interviewed with the Eagles after the...
By now you’ve heard that Brian Kelly will stay the head football coach at the University of Notre Dame. He will not be taking the Philadelphia Eagles gig. Numerous reports say he was offered a job with more money but he turned it down to remain in college football. So why did he interview with them in the first place? Kelly already got an extension and a raise. Was it for further...
Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly will be back for a fourth season
after leading the Fighting Irish to the national title game this
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