News-Sentinel.com Your Town. Your Voice.
This Weeks Deal
Lush Hair Artistry
Half-Off  partial hi-light with Jennifer at Lush Hair Artistry ($90 value)
This Week Only
$45
50% off
Local Business Search
Stock Summary
Dow16408.54-16.31
Nasdaq4095.529.29
S&P 5001864.852.54
AEP51.73-0.77
Comcast49.10-0.07
GE26.560.44
ITT Exelis18.780.18
LNC48.070.44
Navistar34.00-0.79
Raytheon100.131.1
SDI18.00-0.9
Verizon47.600.5

In his words: Notre Dame linebacker Jaylon Smith

More Information

ONLINE

For more on college football, follow Tom Davis via Twitter at www.twitter.com/Tom101010.

Luers grad makes impressive play vs. USC

Monday, October 21, 2013 - 2:24 am

SOUTH BEND - Notre Dame freshman linebacker Jaylon Smith spoke with the media on a number of topics following his team's 14-10 win over USC on Saturday at Notre Dame Stadium.

On dealing with an injury to Irish quarterback Tommy Rees:

"We just had to rally together," Smith said. "Tommy's a great player. He's been here going on five years now, and he has a lot of experience. When somebody like that goes down, it takes the entire team to rally."

On intercepting Trojan quarterback Cody Kessler:

"It feels good. It was a great feeling, but you have to go on to the next play and continue to get after it."

On the confidence of the Notre Dame defense:

"As the season progresses, you get a lot more comfortable with the play calling, so it's going to be great."