Notre Dame lost a key leader on the field and off when left guard Alex Bars went down with a knee injury that doctors expect will keep him out for the rest of the season. Coach Brian Kelly called the news "devastating."
about 388 days ago | Adam Rittenberg | ESPN staff writer
The Early Offer is RecruitingNation's regular feature, giving you a daily dose of recruiting in the mornings. Tuesday's Early Offering is coming to you from the Under Armour All-America Game in Orlando.
about 2122 days ago | Jeremy Crabtree | NCF On The Trail
As expected, Day 2 at the Under Armour All-America practices were smoother, more concise and much more productive. The players are now starting to think less and play more. Natural ability is starting to come to the forefront, which allows for them to be more productive.
about 2123 days ago | Tom Luginbill and Craig Haubert | NCF On The Trail
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- One thing is for sure for all the 2014 Under Armour All-Americans: This isn't high school anymore. Day 1 is about gauging the competition. Some guys dive right in and some test the waters with their big toe, but by the end of the first day of practice, all those in attendance have a pretty good idea of where they stand and what they need to do to compete and get better.
about 2124 days ago | Tom Luginbill and Craig Haubert | NCF On The Trail
With four tight ends making significant contributions to NFL rosters, Notre Dame is doing everything it can to chase down Stanford as the present day Tight End U. The Fighting Irish took another step toward that goal on Monday, grabbing a commitment from ESPN 300 tight end Tyler Luatua (La Mirada, Calif.
about 2137 days ago | Erik McKinney | NCF On The Trail
ESPN 300 offensive tackle Alex Bars (Nashville, Tenn./Montgomery Bell Academy) was presented his honorary game jersey for the 2014 Under Armour All-America High School Football Gameduring the American Family Insurance Selection Tour at Montgomery Bell Academy in Nashville, Tenn.
about 2171 days ago | Gerry Hamilton | NCF On The Trail
Some big-name schools got some great news on Sunday when Damien Mama (Bellflower, Calif./St. John Bosco) broke down his favorites. The No. 3 offensive guard in the nation and 56th overall player in the ESPN 300, Mama has already scheduled two official visits and has Alabama, BYU, Florida, Notre Dame, Ohio State, UCLA, USC and Wisconsin among his top eight.
about 2263 days ago | Brad Bournival | NCF On The Trail
This week in Four Downs, a Florida State assistant wins big by securing a commitment from a target of his previous school; their rival in Gainesville suffers a blow to its recruiting class; and a Notre Dame pledge heats up a family rivalry.
about 2346 days ago | Jeremy Crabtree | ESPN RecruitingNation