Brian Kelly, before rising to fame with his coaching career played linebacker at Assumption College from 1979 to 1982.
He later took over as the head coach of Notre Dame’s football team in 2010 and led the Fighting Irish to the BCS title game in 2012. Before his time at Notre Dame, he coached at Grand Valley State, Central Michigan, and Cincinnati.
He won five Coach of the Year awards in 2012, including the AP College Football Coach of the Year.
Brian Kelly Children
Bian Kelly has three children, Patrick, Grace, and Kenzel, with his wife Paqui Kelly.
Meet Kenzel Kelly, Grace Kelly, And Patrick Kelly
Kenzel Kelly Prepped at St. Joseph’s High School in South Bend and played for Brian Whitten. He Tallied 68 tackles, five QB sacks, and nine tackles for loss as a senior.
Kenzel earned all-state and First-Team All-Northern Indiana Conference honors as a senior. He led the squad in tackles as a junior with 81 stops.
Grace Kelly is the daughter of the famous Brian Kelly. Grace Kelly is just like the other 80,000 fans at Notre Dame Stadium, she bleeds blue and gold. Unlike other fans, her blood also sets her apart. Grace has grown up on the sidelines with her dad and it has made her more than just a fan.