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Getting to 85

Its an unofficial number, but it appears 83 of Notre Dame's 85 allotted scholarships are filled for the 2013 season. For head coach Brian Kelly, the next week and month to follow will be about reaching that limit for the first time in his four seasons in South Bend.

Two spring transfers. A spring game injury that required season-ending surgery. Two unfortunate, career-ending medical hardships. An unexpected August transfer. Two August camp injuries that also required surgery keeping personnel from the field for the entire season. Eight players, eight disparate situations, and what was an 84-man roster last March suddenly became a 76-player group before... Recommended Stories

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