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  • Snow Globes

    Hailing from an old Irish family, I had no shortage of old Irish great-aunts growing up. And like so many old Irish great-aunts, mine were into snow globes.

    Every couple weeks when we’d pile into the station wagon and head over to Canaryville to “make the rounds”, I’d see dozens and dozens of them gathering … Full Notre Dame News Story

    The Invincible Invisibles?

    Coach Kelly is certainly following through on his stated recruiting strategy of going after big skill players who can play a number of positions. Here’s what Kelly told Irish Eyes:

    “Big skill is profiling out, if I could take 20 guys who are tough gentlemen who fit the profile at Notre Dame academically and were … Full Notre Dame News Story

    Situational Analysis

    Esteemed Pit poster Kevin O’Neill (aka Kayo), sometimes reporter for Irish Sports Daily, put together his thoughts on the current situation with ND’s men’s basketball program and how best to improve it.

    Current Situation

    Notre Dame finds its basketball team sitting on a 15-5 overall record, 4-3 in the Big East. Its poor non-conference schedule … Full Notre Dame News Story

    Will Kelly’s Spread Offense Work at Notre Dame?

    See also: Brian Kelly and the Secret Sauce See also: Kelly and Leadership, Part I: Developing Players from the Inside Out

    (The Rock Report) – There has been a “lively” debate over whether a pass-first spread offense can work at Notre Dame, but one thing that became clear during the debate is that very few … Full Notre Dame News Story