Football: Brian VanGorder hired as DC

Notre Dame Football | Jan. 13, 2014 | Notre Dame Athletics

Brian VanGorder, a former college head football coach who also has successfully coordinated defenses in both the National Football League and the Southeastern Conference, has been named the new defensive coordinator at the University of Notre Dame.

Irish head football coach Brian Kelly made the announcement today.

VanGorder, who originally worked with Kelly as his defensive coordinator on the Grand Valley State staff more than two decades ago, brings to the Irish college head coaching experience at Wayne State (1992-94) and Georgia Southern (2006), seven seasons of NFL work, plus five combined years as a defensive coordinator at both Georgia and Auburn in the SEC. 

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 by Daily Domer Staff

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