2018 ScheduleAll times ET

2018 Schedule
0-0
Jalen likes Notre Dame's Yankee-inspired uniforms (1:20)
Brian Rothmuller/Icon Sportswire
8dESPN Staff

The Replacements: 11 players taking over for stars

Imagine having to follow in the footsteps of a Heisman winner like Baker Mayfield, or be the next man up behind a do-it-all back like Saquon Barkley. The guys on this list won't have to wonder.

12d

Big 10 And Big 12 Preview

Steve and Chris preview the entire Big Ten and Twelve conferences with some help from ESPN CFB analyst Greg McElroy.

Seth Walder ESPN Analytics 

The Big 12 is in a tough spot before a single snap has been played: it has only a 29% chance to put a team in the Playoff and a 5% chance to have one of its teams win the national title.

Daniel Bartel/Icon Sportswire
50dPhil Steele

The teams that could make a surprise CFP run

Everyone knows Alabama and Clemson will be in the playoff mix. But what other teams could make a surprise run toward a title? It starts with Notre Dame.

Robin Alam/Icon Sportswire
63d

Irish's top tackler pleads guilty to pot charge

Notre Dame linebacker Te'von Coney has pleaded guilty to marijuana possession from an incident two years ago. Coach Brian Kelly said Coney would be back if he "takes care" of the court case.

Cal Sport Media via AP Images
64d

Pinkett, Criqui out as Notre Dame broadcasters

Former Notre Dame running back Allen Pinkett told the South Bend Tribune that he and play-by-play man Don Criqui, also a Notre Dame alum, are out as the radio broadcast team for the Fighting Irish.

Robin Alam/Icon Sportswire/Getty Images
75dAdam Rittenberg

Ex-Notre Dame CB Watkins headed to Houston

Former Notre Dame starting cornerback Nick Watkins is headed to Houston as a graduate transfer, one of several key transfers joining the Cougars for the 2018 season.

Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images
117d

Two Notre Dame players drafted in top 10

Offensive guard Quenton Nelson went to the Colts at No. 6 and offensive tackle Mike McGlinchey went to the 49ers at No. 9 on Thursday night, giving Notre Dame two picks in the top 10 for the first time since 1993.

Kirby Lee/USA TODAY Sports
120d

Ex-Notre Dame lineman Schwenke dies at 25

Former Notre Dame defensive lineman Kona Schwenke died Sunday at his home in Laie, Hawaii, the university confirmed on Monday. He was 25.

Matt Cashore/USA TODAY Sports
122d

ND's Kelly likes progress made by Lea's defense

Despite surrendering 913 yards on 123 plays in Saturday's spring game, Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly showed little concern with the progress made by new coordinator Clark Lea's defense.

Getty Images
132d

Court to rule if widow can sue over concussions

The Ohio Supreme Court will decide whether the widow of a former University of Notre Dame football player can sue the school and the NCAA over allegations her husband was disabled by concussions from his college career in the 1970s.

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Notre Dame running back Josh Adams delivered a strong Pro Day performance earlier today in South Bend: 4.48 seconds in the 40-yard dash, 6.75 seconds in the 3-cone drill, 11.31 seconds in the 60-yard shuttle and 10 feet, 2 inches in the broad jump.

Joshua S. Kelly/USA TODAY Sports
162dAdam Rittenberg

Clemson prevails in 64-team college football bracket

As we finish up our dream, 64-team college football bracket, which team reigns supreme? Thanks to a dominant defense and several options at QB, Dabo Swinney's squad comes out on top.

Albert Cesare/Montgomery Advertiser via USA TODAY Sports
163dAdam Rittenberg

What would happen in a 64-team college football bracket?

Sure, the College Football Playoff is great, but let's get greedy. Using the 2018 preseason FPI, we get down to the Sweet 16 in a true version of gridiron madness.

John David Mercer/USA TODAY Sports
188dEdward Aschoff

Take a spin with college football's trade machine

Clemson QB Kelly Bryant and Alabama QB Jalen Hurts on the move? With quality backups in place, let's make some (pretend) deals. Here are 11 trade-deadline-inspired moves to improve college football's best teams for 2018.

Find Tickets