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Irish Alive With NasirildeenPremium FB Recruiting

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It didn’t look like Notre Dame would have much of a shot with Hamsah Nasirildeen, but Irish recruiting coordinator Mike Elston wasn’t about to give up on the 2017 North Carolina safety that easy. Late last month, Nasirildeen announced a top five of Alabama, Clemson, Florida, Florida State and South Carolina, but Elston made a pair of stops at Concord ... Read More »

Ready to Report – Freshmen D-linePremium Football

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A year ago at this time Notre Dame had one good defensive end prospect committed in the 2016 class, but it didn’t exactly look promising that they were going to sign all the players they needed to at that point. They weren’t exactly leading for their top of the board edge rushers last May and didn’t even really seem to ... Read More »

A Look at Notre Dame’s Opponents Schedules: Part II

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May is winding down and players from the across the country will start to report back to their respective programs in a few weeks. While it’s still a bit premature to really get into team previews, we can take a look at the schedules of Notre Dame’s opponents and see if the Irish can get some help, as Notre Dame ... Read More »

Recruiting Week In Review

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During this time of year, college football recruiting is all about discovering new prospects while reinforcing their interest in guys they’ve been previously recruiting.  Notre Dame’s coaching staff has fanned out around the country, beginning new relationships with prospects while assuring players that have been on their radar for quite some time that they’re still very high on the Irish ... Read More »

A Look at Notre Dame’s Opponents Schedules: Part I

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May is winding down and players from the across the country will start to report back to their respective programs in a few weeks. While it’s still a bit premature to really get into team previews, we can take a look at the schedules of Notre Dame’s opponents and see if the Irish can get some help, as Notre Dame ... Read More »

2018 IL WR Wants To Impress At InvasionPremium FB Recruiting

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Micah Jones had a decision to make on whether to attend Notre Dame’s Irish Invasion on June 18th, so the 2018 Illinois wide receiver made one. “Michigan State has a camp on the same day,” Jones explained. “I was going to try to go to that one, but when I saw it was on the same day, I moved the ... Read More »

Shannon Ready For Notre Dame

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2016 Notre Dame long snapper signee John Shannon has had an offseason of rehab after having labrum surgery in January. The nation’s top long snapper is now healthy and ready to get to work in South Bend. “It’s doing well,” Shannon said of his shoulder. “I can’t really complain. I haven’t had any problems with it and I am back ... Read More »

Big Board Breakdown – Going Off the BoardPremium FB Recruiting

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This past week is what the May evaluation period is all about. It’s not about rankings and looking closely at the 4 and 5 star prospects. For the most part those guys are known commodities in recruiting. It’s mostly about the guys who aren’t the top of the board prospects. Most weren’t even on the board until recently. The guys ... Read More »

ISD Intel: 5/27

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As always, Fridays here at Irish Sports Daily are reserved for ISD Intel, our weekly peek behind the scenes of Notre Dame Football and Irish recruiting efforts.   This week we hear from a source close to Notre Dame quarterback Malik Zaire, who is training at the QB Academy in Arizona this offseason. We hear some thought on how Zaire ... Read More »

Ready to Report – Freshmen Offensive LinePremium Football

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The steps to sign one of the top offensive line classes in the nation in 2016 were set in motion a long time before they actually signed a few months ago. If it’s seems like it’s been years since we first heard of the new offensive linemen that will wear blue and gold this fall, it’s because it has. All ... Read More »