Notre Dame links: Swarbrick talks scheduling

Posted by ESPN.com's Brian Bennett

Link like a champion today ...

  • Notre Dame athletic Jack Swarbrick sat down with the South Bend Tribune's Eric Hansen for a two-part Q&A, with scheduling being a main topic. Here's Part I and Part II.

  • The Chicago Tribune's Brian Hamilton has lots of good information in his Irish mailbag.

  • Dayne Crist is preparing like a starter even though he's behind Jimmy Clausen at quarterback, Tony Krausz says in the Fort Wayne Journal Gazette.

  • Nevada is gearing up for this weekend's opener -- and a side trip to the College Football Hall of Fame, Dan Hinxman writes in the Reno Gazette Journal.

  • There's a new book out this week about the Notre Dame comeback season of 1964 under Ara Parseghian, and the Chicago Sun-Times' Jim O'Donnell talks to the coach and the author.