Notre Dame suspends RB Atkinson for bowl game

2013-12-28T10:55:00Z 2013-12-28T16:00:05Z Notre Dame suspends RB Atkinson for bowl gameThe Associated Press The Associated Press
December 28, 2013 10:55 am  • 

NEW YORK | The University of Notre Dame said running back George Atkinson III and reserve cornerback Jalen Brown would not play in today's Pinstripe Bowl because of a violation of team rules.

Coach Brian Kelly announced the suspensions in a statement three hours before the 11 a.m. CST nationally televised (ESPN) kickoff against Rutgers.

Atkinson is one of four tailbacks the Fighting Irish have used in a rotation this season.

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