Mike Rice's last game ever? A loss to Notre Dame.
IrishIllustrated.com's Jack Freeman has video of outside receivers coach Mike Denbrock, who is searching for options among a short-handed group.
Nick Martin has taken the early lead in the battle at center, JJ Stankevitz writes on CSNChicago.com.
Notre Dame might have found a new "Mike" linebacker in Jarrett Grace, Rachel Terlep writes in the Elkhart Truth.
Notre Dame's returning safeties find their roles expanded, Tony Krausz writes in the (Fort Wayne) Journal-Gazette.
BlueandGold.com's Lou Somogyi says Everett Golson is primed for a new phase.