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Who is Brian Kelly? Here are 5 things to know about LSU's new coach, direct from Notre Dame

At the end of a search that lasted nearly two months, LSU has found its new coach. LSU is expected to hire Brian Kelly as its next football coach, The Advocate confirmed. Kelly is leaving Notre Dame after 12 seasons. It was the type of big-splash hire that many expected athletic director Scott Woodward to make — and still, the move came as a surprise, as Kelly had been with the Fighting Irish since 2010, the winningest coach at one of the nation's most prestigious programs.
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Notre Dame football head coach Brian Kelly set to coach LSU next season

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (WNDU/AP) - The winningest coach in Notre Dame football history is moving on from the program, according to multiple reports. A person familiar with the decision told The Associated Press on Monday night that Kelly was leaving to become the next head coach at LSU. On Tuesday, it was announced that LSU and Kelly have agreed to a 10-year contract worth $95 million plus incentives.
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Brian Kelly to retain 2 key LSU football assistants, per report

Brian Kelly hasn’t even told his Notre Dame coaching staff that he’s taking the LSU job, per multiple reports; however, he’s already working on his LSU staff. Kelly expected to retain key LSU assistant coaches Corey Raymond and Kevin Faulk, per On3’s Gerry Hamilton. “New LSU head coach Brian Kelly...

LSU to hire Notre Dame's Brian Kelly as next football coach, sources say

LSU has found its next football coach. The school is set to hire Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly in one of the most unprecedented moves in college football history, multiple sources confirmed to The Advocate. An official announcement is expected Tuesday. Kelly, 60, has 263 career wins, making him the...

Notre Dame football coach Brian Kelly says safety Kyle Hamilton dealing with six-week knee injury

Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly said Monday that starting safety Kyle Hamilton is dealing with a knee injury that typically takes six weeks to heal. Hamilton suffered the injury in Notre Dame's 31-16 win over USC on October 23, and has not played since. Kelly said Hamilton was originally dealing with some issues with his meniscus, but those are no longer a problem.

Notre Dame Fighting Irish: Losing Brian Kelly to LSU is tough

The Notre Dame Fighting Irish football team has been really good under head coach Brian Kelly. He is the winningest coach in Notre Dame history with a record of 113-40 since he became the guy in 2010. It has been a really nice run for him as their coach that includes a trip to the 2013 National Championship and two appearances in the College Football Playoff.
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Brian Kelly caps arguably his best coaching job as Irish make last CFP case

PALO ALTO, Calif. — Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly had no control over where his visor landed once he sent it airborne into the Stanford Stadium stands. Kelly strolled off the field following the Irish’s 45-14 win over the Cardinal and tossed his headwear toward the seats, as he does every week. He did not, though, get enough oomph in this heave to propel the visor into the crowd. Instead, it fell just short, landing at the base of the wall before someone else picked it up and finished the job.
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Twitter reaction: Brian Kelly leaving Notre Dame for LSU

There was smoke early Monday evening that LSU was targeting Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly for the same position with the Tigers. And then at 7:51 p.m. ET, Yahoo Sports’ Pete Thamel tweeted that LSU was expecting to hire Kelly as its next head coach, setting off the Twittersphere into a frenzy.

Notre Dame Notebook: Brian Kelly Talks Victory Over Georgia Tech

Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly addressed a number of topics following his team's 55-0 victory over Georgia Tech. On if he expected this much improvement from September. "Well, you're a teacher, you're an educator, you're always looking to see growth and improvement, but you never really know what that arc looks like, and sometimes it's measured in much smaller increments. This has been a little bit larger in those increments. I think we all would want to see the growth. It's just been to the point where this is a really good football team.”