Film Room: The Run & Shoot and a (Chip) Long Trap

Notre Dame recently hired Chip Long, the first-time playcaller from Memphis, to be the offensive coordinator for Notre Dame. Most speculated that the only reason that Notre Dame would force out Mike Denbrock is if Brian Kelly is going to take direct control of play calling and direction of the offense, however it is now [...]

By | January 14th, 2017|Film Room|6 Comments

FoxSports: Irish to Hire Chip Long as OC

The effort to rebuild the Notre Dame coaching staff continues and reportedly added a major piece on Friday afternoon. According to Bruce Feldman at FoxSports, the Irish are set to hire Memphis offensive coordinator Chip Long for the same position in South Bend. Long, 33 years old, just finished his first year at Memphis where [...]

By | December 30th, 2016|Football|27 Comments