Brian Kelly Reportedly Ghosted His Assistant Coaches, Told Notre Dame Players He Was Leaving Via Text

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Brian Kelly apparently didn’t warn anyone at Notre Dame that he was leaving the school this week.

On Monday night, it was reported that Kelly will get paid $15 million/year to leave Notre Dame and become LSU’s next head coach.

According to The Athletic’s Matt Fortuna, Brian Kelly ghosted everyone at Notre Dame, including his assistant coaches, before news broke of departure.

Kelly eventually sent a text to his players to tell them that he was leaving the school.

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