S 3 EP 5 I Brian Kelly’s “decision making” strengthens Notre Dame in the long run

PITTSBURGH, PA - NOVEMBER 07:  Head coach Brian Kelly of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish looks on against the Pittsburgh Panthers in the fourth quarter during the game at Heinz Field on November 7, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

PITTSBURGH, PA - NOVEMBER 07: Head coach Brian Kelly of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish looks on against the Pittsburgh Panthers in the fourth quarter during the game at Heinz Field on November 7, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Welcome everybody to Down and Distance, where two dads talk sports, music, life and parenting. Jarrett Payton and Shaun Davis discuss the biggest issues and interview the best and brightest.

Notre Dame head coach, Brian Kelly, ended fall camp feeling enthusiastic about the prospects of his number ten ranked football team heading into the 2016 campaign.  Then, the news of six players arrested during a traffic stop and domestic dispute made headlines early Saturday morning.  Bryan Driskell, football analyst for Blue and Gold Illustrated, joined Jarrett and Shaun to discuss Brian Kelly’s growth as a head coach, the quarterback competition between Malik Zaire and DeShone Kizer.  What games on the Notre Dame schedule should fans be worried about?

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