How do you go an entire season as head coach without at least auditing weight room achievement.
Can he save it? He could, but the question is will his attitude allow him a conversion. I don't believe he likes the ND environment. He certainly has football success credentials, but if you don't like where you are, attempts to be successful is like pulling and holding a compass needle off true north. That task takes all of your time.
Love of what ND is needs to come naturally; like it did with Lou, Ara, Frank Leahy and many others. So Far Brian Kelly has not shown it.