Brian Kelly gives Irish reason for hope

Updated: September 5, 2010, 9:09 AM ET
By Ivan Maisel | ESPN.com

SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Brian Kelly does not smell roses. Were he inclined to grow roses, Kelly would know everything there is to know about them: how much sun they need, when to prune them, which fertilizer will make their colors burst and, most of all, how to grow them better than everyone else. Kelly is a process guy.

That's why Kelly ran onto the hallowed grass of Notre Dame Stadium on Saturday in his first game as the head coach of the Fighting Irish. Athletic director ...

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