Earlier tonight the Observer reported some very sad news in the world of Notre Dame. Father Theodore Hesburgh, President of the University from 1952-87, passed away at the age of 97. Fr. Theodore Hesburgh has died at the age of 97, a University spokesperson confirmed. — The Observer (@ObserverNDSMC) February 27, 2015 Hesburgh’s tenure as […]
Did you know … LeBron James was offered a FOOTBALL scholarship to Notre Dame in 2000 by then-wide receivers coach Urban Meyer?
When Notre Dame takes on Purdue this weekend in the 6th annual Shamrock Series game, the Irish will be wearing special uniforms as they have in the last five installments of the series. With that in mind, here is a quick guide to some of the gear that Under Armour has made for Notre Dame […]
College bowl season is the best time of year. It serves as the last hurrah for football fanatics desperate to get one last fix before seven-to-eight months of nothingness, casting a void that no amount of game replays can fill. With stakes so high it becomes paramount that every last ounce of football is squeezed […]
There are just two weeks left between now and Christmas and if most of you are like us, you have not yet begun to do your Christmas shopping. You are in luck though, because we have done a lot of homework for you and have built out the following gift guide with gift ideas for […]
The first week of the 2013 college football season is in the books, and already we’ve seen big upsets (Eastern Washington over Oregon State, anyone?), dizzying last-minute twists and turns (Ole Miss fans might still be out celebrating that win over Vanderbilt), and clashes of the titans that lived up to the hype (ditto Clemson […]
This is a sponsored post presented by Transamerica. At long last, college football season gets underway this week, and with it, so does a tradition nearly as time-honored as the game itself: arguing about who’s got the best quarterback. Are you one of those arguers? Do you think you can pick out who’ll be […]
This year’s college football season is here, and football fans couldn’t be more excited(and relieved). The BCS championship game feels light years away, and seeing how the Spring and Summer have brought nothing but grief to Irish fans, and are happily ready to move forward. The NBA and NHL seasons are long gone, and Major […]
If asked what makes the University of Notre Dame special, an answer could lead down several different paths.
Former Notre Dame All-American wide receiver Jeff Samardzija’s decision to pursue a career in baseball over football continues to look like a wise decision seven years later after the Notre Dame great was named the opening day starter for the Chicago Cubs over the weekend. Samardzija successfully converted to a starting pitcher last year after […]
EA SPORTS has officially announced the eight athletes who will represent their universities in the final rounds of the NCAA Football Cover Vote. With their schools making it to the semifinal round after ten weeks of voting, the athletes listed below will spend the next few weeks vying for the right to be the cover athlete of […]
I go away for work for one day and Notre Dame decides to shake up the college sports world by announcing they will be joining the ACC for all sports other than football and hockey starting as early as 2014. Before we get into any analysis or quotes from University officials, lets get the details […]
Former Notre Dame All American wide receiver Jeff Samardzija was sharp in his 2012 season debut for the Chicago Cubs tossing 8 2/3 innings before giving way to Carlos Marmol for the final in the Cub’s first win of the season. Samardzija, once the owner of many of the Notre Dame receiving records that Michael […]
Former Notre Dame linebacker and father of current Notre Dame sophomore wide receiver TJ Jones passed at the age of 42 on Wednesday after suffering a brain aneurysm. Jones, a starter on the 1988 Notre Dame National Championship squad, played outside linebacker for the Irish under Lou Holtz from 1987-1990 before having a brief career […]
Tonight’s guest on the UHND Podcast, Spanning the Dome, was former Notre Dame running back great Reggei Brooks. We talked aboutthe 1992 season, the current Notre Dame running backs, playing college football with his brother, and a whole lot more. Click here to head over to the Podcast page and listen to what Michael had […]