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2017 Schedule
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Two Notre Dame players drafted in top 10

Offensive guard Quenton Nelson went to the Colts at No. 6 and offensive tackle Mike McGlinchey went to the 49ers at No. 9 on Thursday night, giving Notre Dame two picks in the top 10 for the first time since 1993.

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Ex-Notre Dame lineman Schwenke dies at 25

Former Notre Dame defensive lineman Kona Schwenke died Sunday at his home in Laie, Hawaii, the university confirmed on Monday. He was 25.

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ND's Kelly likes progress made by Lea's defense

Despite surrendering 913 yards on 123 plays in Saturday's spring game, Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly showed little concern with the progress made by new coordinator Clark Lea's defense.

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Court to rule if widow can sue over concussions

The Ohio Supreme Court will decide whether the widow of a former University of Notre Dame football player can sue the school and the NCAA over allegations her husband was disabled by concussions from his college career in the 1970s.

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Notre Dame running back Josh Adams delivered a strong Pro Day performance earlier today in South Bend: 4.48 seconds in the 40-yard dash, 6.75 seconds in the 3-cone drill, 11.31 seconds in the 60-yard shuttle and 10 feet, 2 inches in the broad jump.

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76dAdam Rittenberg

Clemson prevails in 64-team college football bracket

As we finish up our dream, 64-team college football bracket, which team reigns supreme? Thanks to a dominant defense and several options at QB, Dabo Swinney's squad comes out on top.

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77dAdam Rittenberg

What would happen in a 64-team college football bracket?

Sure, the College Football Playoff is great, but let's get greedy. Using the 2018 preseason FPI, we get down to the Sweet 16 in a true version of gridiron madness.

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103dEdward Aschoff

Take a spin with college football's trade machine

Clemson QB Kelly Bryant and Alabama QB Jalen Hurts on the move? With quality backups in place, let's make some (pretend) deals. Here are 11 trade-deadline-inspired moves to improve college football's best teams for 2018.

ND's appeal to reinstate wins denied (1:36)
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N. Dame critical of NCAA after appeal denied

Notre Dame president John Jenkins criticized the NCAA's decision to deny the reinstatement of 21 football victories from the 2012 and 2013 football seasons.

Tom VanHaaren ESPN Staff Writer 

Notre Dame with a big day today, signing defensive back Noah Boykin, wide receiver Lawrence Keys, offensive lineman Jarrett Patterson and a few others on signing day.

Tom VanHaaren ESPN Staff Writer 

Notre Dame has already landed two prospects on signing day, the most recent with ESPN 300 defensive back D.J. Brown. The No. 225 ranked prospect had been committed to Virginia, but decommitted at the end of January and now joins the Irish.

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118dVegas CFB Experts

Top early 2018 college football national title bets

It's never too early to start thinking about college football. Phil Steele and Chris Fallica pick their best super early 2018 national title value bets, and they both like the Washington Huskies at 20-1.

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131dMark Schlabach

Stepherson among 4 dismissed by Notre Dame

Wide receiver Kevin Stepherson, running backs Deon McIntosh and CJ Holmes, and defensive tackle Brandon Tiassum were dismissed by Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly on Tuesday.

Dan Murphy ESPN Staff Writer 

Harry Hiestand is returning to the NFL to coach the Chicago Bears' offensive line, according to multiple reports. Hiestand was on the coaching staff the last time the Bears went to the Super Bowl. He coached for the last six years at Notre Dame, where his offensive line produced to All-Americans and won the Joe Moore Award this past fall.

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138dMark Schlabach

Introducing the ESPN All-Bowl team

Not surprisingly, Alabama and Georgia dominate the top performances from bowl season. But they're not the only ones who starred during the postseason.

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Notre Dame running back Josh Adams is headed to the NFL draft, he announced today on Instagram. Adams, who briefly entered the Heisman conversation this season, rushed for 1,430 yards and nine touchdowns. He had seven runs of 60 yards or longer. "I will always be connected to this great university," Adams wrote on Instagram. "I'll definitely be back to earn and receive my degree at Notre Dame."