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Irish Insider: Florida State

| Friday, November 9, 2018

Ann Curtis and Dominique DeMoe | The Observer

Following Notre Dame’s 42-13 win over Florida State on Senior Night, revisit the Irish Insider with features on each of the 31 seniors and graduate students who helped the Irish succeed on and off the field.

Moving The Meter: Built on the strength of his relationships, Te’von Coney’s character has led both him and the Irish from disgrace to distinction

In control: Two-time captain Drue Tranquill is once again ready to protect his house against Michigan

Seizing the Moment: From walk-on to known commodity, Chris Finke is set to make a name for himself at Notre Dame

How The Chips Fall: After one bowl-winning catch, Miles Boykin emerges as Notre Dame’s go-to-guy in the receiving corps

Controlling their Destiny: Nic Weishar and the Irish keep a positive outlook in the face of adversity

Wearing His Heart On His Sleeve: Tyler Newsome lives his life on and off the field with the same positive attitude, no matter what life throws his way

Dex!: Through trials and tribulations, senior running back Dexter Williams has pushed himself to new heights

Despite injury, Bars leads O-line by example

Inspired by family, Mustipher enjoys the ride

Wimbush places team success as paramount

Yoon credits personal success to team support

Crawford stays positive in spite of injuries

Coleman develops on, off field, acts as captain

Team camaraderie aids Mack in tough periods

Tillery magnifies love for football, ND family

Bilal blazes his own path, forges friendships

Bonner refuses to allow pain to hinder journey

Ruhland maintains perspective as a starter

Fertitta’s Irish story motivated by doubters

Plantz perseveres, stays committed to Irish

Dew-Treadway’s patience remains constant

Regan’s versatility aids Irish, personal growth

Walk-on Ball cultivates improved work ethic

Riney brings the classroom to the locker room

Linebackers define Thompson’s experience

Hutson’s dedication pays off in final season

Spruell evolves into renaissance man for ND

Family ties reinforce ND loyalties for Feist

Henry focuses on more than just football

Murphy lives out dream as Irish walk-on

Bushland learns new position to earn place

Size of Notre Dame’s receiving corps proves a threat

Edmonds: Put Wimbush in the hall of fame for sportsmanship

Taggart coy on quarterbacks before ND matchup

Notre Dame looks to continue program and recruiting momentum against Florida State

Head to Head: Florida State

Staff Predictions: Florida State

Basement Breakdown: Florida State


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