Notre Dame’s Brian Kelly wins Eddie Robinson Award
Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly won the FWAA/Eddie Robinson Coach
of the Year Award on Thursday after leading to the Fighting Irish
to their first unbeaten regular season since 1988 and a spot in the
BCS national championship game.
Kelly, in his third season at Notre Dame, won the award in
voting by the 1,200-member Football Writers Association of America.
He is the fourth Notre Dame coach to receive the award, following
Ara Parseghian in 1964, Lou Holtz in 1988 and Charlie Weis in
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