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Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly on what he sees from Michigan State so far: "Extremely disciplined, hard-nosed, play to the echo of the whistle. Just resembles a lot more of the teams that I had seen '10, '11, '12, '13. Those were supremely talented teams the last few years. This team reminds me of some of [Mark Dantonio's] earlier teams."

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Wimbush has a record day

Brandon Wimbush rushed for 207 yards in Notre Dame's win over Boston College on Saturday, shattering the school record for a QB that had stood since 1969. Wimbush also added four rushing touchdowns, tied for third-most in a game by an Irish player at any position (most by QB).

Notre Dame runs past Boston College (0:52)
Wimbush does it all for ND (1:21)

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Notre Dame has made it clear in both of its wins that it wants to overwhelm opponents with the rushing attack. The Irish have rushed for 937 yards and 12 touchdowns against Temple and Boston College. Josh Adams has 390 rushing yards in those two wins. The next step is to replicate the performance against better competition.


Wimbush runs (207 yards, 4 TDs) Notre Dame past BC 49-20

Brandon Wimbush ran for four touchdowns and 207 yards -- a record for a Notre Dame quarterback -- and Josh Adams had 229 rushing yards on Saturday to help the Irish respond to their fall from the rankings with a 49-20 victory over Boston College.

Andrea Adelson ESPN Staff Writer 

Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly has to feel good about his run game now. A week after gaining 55 total rush yards against Georgia, the Irish rolled up over 500 on what was supposed to be a solid BC run defense. Josh Adams and Brandon Wimbush each went over 200 yards.

Andrea Adelson ESPN Staff Writer 

Boston College had its chances against Notre Dame, but the turning point came in the third quarter. After failing on fourth-and-1 from the Irish 30 down by 1, Notre Dame scored on three straight possessions to put the game out of reach.

Callinan makes another great TD grab for BC (1:03)
Wimbush runs 65 yards for his 4th rushing TD (0:34)
Wimbush rushes for his 3rd TD (0:31)
BC VS ND (0:26)
BC VS ND (0:31)
Brian Kelly: We have to rely on our running game (0:44)
Adams gets a big 64-yard run for Notre Dame (0:29)
BC's Callinan leaps for a TD catch (0:33)
ND's Adams keeps his balance for 65 yards (0:42)
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Fighting Irish heavily favored at BC

After suffering a crushing loss to Georgia last week, Notre Dame will look to bounce back with a victory over Boston College on Saturday at 3:30 p.m. ET on ESPN/ESPN app. The Fighting Irish have won five straight games vs. the Eagles dating back to 2009.

Kelly: I could have handled outburst better (1:28)
Finebaum: Kelly's days are numbered (1:02)
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BC to stick with frosh QB Brown vs. Irish

Boston College coach Steve Addazio says he will stick with freshman quarterback Anthony Brown to start this week's game against Notre Dame.

Kelly gets sassy with reporter (0:40)

Mark Schlabach ESPN Senior Writer 

Georgia receiver Terry Godwin had no doubt he controlled possession and got his right foot down on his slick one-handed touchdown catch.

Team Stats

Passing Yards163.7114th
Rushing Yards330.75th
Points For39.0Tied-31st
Points Against18.739th

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