Notre Dame is 0-1. And it is somebody’s fault. Right?
It’s always somebody’s fault when you talk about Notre Dame. And people are talking about who is blame for the 50-47 double overtime loss to Texas on Sunday night.
The first person getting the hard look was ND defensive coordinator Brian VanGorder. It was bad enough that VanGorder was running the defense a year ago, a defense which allowed 373 points.
The Irish, who had only 10 returning starters on offense and defense, argued that they would be young this season and grow into their roles. The inexperience didn’t show on offense, where an offense led by DeShone Kizer (more about that later) produced enough points to win a couple of games. The rest of this article is available to subscribers only – to become a subscriber click here.