October 26

Notre Dame Wide Receiver Has Reportedly Broken His Collarbone

first_imgA closeup of a Notre Dame football helmet.ARLINGTON, TEXAS – DECEMBER 29: A detail view of a Notre Dame Fighting Irish players helmet showing the CFP logo during the College Football Playoff Semifinal Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic against the Clemson Tigers at AT&T Stadium on December 29, 2018 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)A veteran Notre Dame wide receiver has reportedly suffered a fractured collarbone heading into the start of the 2019 season.Michael Young, a potential starter at wideout for the Fighting Irish, suffered the injury during a practice on Saturday.ND Insider has confirmed the news.The 5-foot-10, 190-pound junior broke his collarbone during Saturday’s practice inside Notre Dame Stadium, a source confirmed with the Tribune.Irish Sports Daily first reported Young’s injury as a broken collarbone. Immediately following Saturday’s practice, head coach Brian Kelly said he hadn’t received further information on Young’s status.Young was a three-star recruit coming out of high school.The 5-foot-10 wide receiver caught 7 passes for 138 yards and 1 touchdown last season.Notre Dame is set to open its 2019 season on Sept. 2 against Louisville.last_img read more