Hanratty takes umbrage with Kelly’s departure and comments
Unknown Date; South Bend, IN, USA; FILE PHOTO; Notre Dame Irish head coach Ara Parseghian on the sidelines with Terry Hanratty (5) at Notre Dame Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Photo By Malcolm Emmons-US PRESSWIRE

Hanratty takes umbrage with Kelly’s departure and comments

PHOTO: Terry Hanratty and Notre Dame coachh Ara Parseghian. Visit my website homepage, TomShanahan.Report By TOM SHANAHAN The common reaction to Brian Kelly’s abrupt move on Nov. 30 from Notre Dame to LSU was surprise, but that doesn’t begin to describe Notre Dame legend Terry Hanratty’s reaction. “He threw everybody under the bus,” Hanratty said. “When he made that appearance in Louisiana, he said he’s got the greatest coaches, the greatest AD and the greatest president. “He threw…

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Kenneth Walker III might have wrapped an old-school Heisman by now

PHOTO: Kenneth Walker posted his Heisman moment against Michigan with 197 yards and five touchdowns in a 37-33 upset victory over the Wolverines. Visit my website homepage, TomShanahan.Report By TOM SHANAHAN The Heisman Trophy used to be about the best player in college football. Now, it’s about the best player drawing the most exposure playing for the two or three teams contending for the national championship. Those select players, backed up by talent of top recruiting classes supporting…

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Tucker’s new contract: Let’s not jump to same conclusions of misinformed in national media

PHOTO: Mel Tucker had a vision for Michigan State when he accepted the job in 2020. Visit my website homepage, TomShanahan.Report By TOM SHANAHAN Let’s back up a moment on the rush to judge Michigan State lumping Mel Tucker’s new $95-million contract with Nick Saban, while comparing Saban’s seven national titles to Tucker’s none. The contract raised the stakes in the eyes of media and fans, but not in Tucker’s mind. He raised that bar on his own…

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