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Dan Patrick
May 03, 2010
The Interview
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May 03, 2010

Just My Type

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The Interview

Brian Kelly

NOTRE DAME FOOTBALL COACH

After leading Cincinnati to a No. 3 BCS ranking, the 48-year-old suburban Boston native was hired to replace Charlie Weis in December

Dan Patrick: When did you realize that when you say something at Notre Dame it's different than when you said something at Cincinnati?

Brian Kelly: When there's 55 media people at my spring practice on a Tuesday. I don't think I saw 55 at Cincinnati in three years.

DP: How different is your offense from the one that Charlie Weis ran?

BK: I don't know that it's very different other than terminology.

DP: If I'm a Notre Dame fan, I think I want to hear the new coach say, "It's going to be a lot different; we're going to score a lot more points."

BK: I don't know that the offense was a problem. My job coming in is to get our defense to play better football, and I think we have.

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