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Big Ten growth, UCLA's motives, Notre Dame: Answering realignment Q's

Big Ten growth, UCLA’s motives, Notre Dame: Answering realignment Q’s

The initial dust has settled after the college football-shattering news that USC and UCLA were leaving the Pac-12 for the Big Ten. But what remains except more questions? There’s a lot we don’t know yet, and a lot to uncover, but for now, The Athletic’s college football staff will answer your biggest burning questions about what comes …

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With his Notre Dame honeymoon nearly over, Marcus Freeman looks to keep the hype train rolling

With his Notre Dame honeymoon nearly over, Marcus Freeman looks to keep the hype train rolling

ST. LOUIS — There will never be a better summer for Marcus Freeman. How could there be? Everywhere Notre Dame’s new coach goes these days there are back slaps, smiles, handshakes and applause. It’s the honeymoon period every first-year coach enjoys. There’s no record to judge, no strategies to question. It’s just … the man …

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What CJ Carr’s commitment to Notre Dame means for Michigan’s QB recruiting in 2024

What CJ Carr’s commitment to Notre Dame means for Michigan’s QB recruiting in 2024

One of the elite quarterbacks in the 2024 class gave his verbal commitment on Thursday night when five-star CJ Carr pledged to the Notre Dame Fighting Irish over the Michigan Wolverines, Michigan State Spartans and a few other programs. With Carr, the grandson of former Michigan head coach Lloyd Carr, officially out of the mix …

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Top QB recruit C.J. Carr picks Notre Dame eyes on national title

Top QB recruit C.J. Carr picks Notre Dame eyes on national title

C.J. Carr was born into the game of football.  It should come as little surprise the quarterback, grandson of national-championship-winning Michigan coach Lloyd Carr, has carved out a path of his own in the football world. Prepping at Saline (Mich.) High School, Carr amassed some 20 scholarship offers before going public with a commitment on …

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Drew Brees done at NBC, won’t call Notre Dame games or work on NFL studio show

Drew Brees done at NBC, won’t call Notre Dame games or work on NFL studio show

1. He’s out. He’s not out. He’s out. The Drew Brees–NBC saga is finally over after a murky few weeks. The New York Post’s Andrew Marchand reported a month ago that Brees would not return to NBC to call Notre Dame football and work on the network’s Sunday Night Football studio show. Shortly thereafter, Brees sent …

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