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Notre Dame Football Spring ’15 – Practice 9 Video

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Notre Dame held its 9th spring practice for 2015 on Wednesday with the Irish set to take a week off of practice for Easter break.  The WatchND crew was at practice as always with an up close look at the running backs, wide receiver Chris Brown, and the safeties.  WatchND’s Jack Collinsworth mentioned that CJ Prosise continues to take a ton of reps at running back in camp with a lack of numbers but followed up by stating he still thinks Prosise will play primarily as a wide receiver in the fall Here’s the video of today’s practice.  Enjoy as ...

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Hype Building for Notre Dame’s Jerry Tillery

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When people learned that Jerry Tillery would be starting his collegiate career on the defensive side of the ball, some pundits scoffed that it was a gimmick by the Notre Dame coaching staff to fend off a late charge from Tillery’s home state LSU.  A few weeks into the early enrollee’s career, all indications are its the Notre Dame staff who will get the last laugh. After eight practices of Spring Football 2015 for Notre Dame, the surprise story has been hands down the meteoric rise of Jerry Tillery.  Just three and a half months ago everyone assumed Tillery was ...

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Inside Notre Dame’s Football Program

Notre Dame Football Recruiting 2016

As any hardcore football fan will attest, the offseason is one of the most difficult times of the year. Saturdays somehow feel empty after months of waking up early to a cup of coffee in order to hear what foolish thing Desmond Howard will say, or what gimmicky hat Lee Corso will don at the end of College GameDay. So when the opportunity to attend Notre Dame’s Coaches’ Clinic this past weekend appeared my father and I decided to take full advantage of it. It was a chance to learn more about the game of football as well as a ...

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2015 Notre Dame Football Spring Game to Air on NBCSN

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There haven’t been too many details on the 2015 Notre Dame Blue and Gold Game other than it would be somewhere on campus until Monday when the University announced that the game would be played at the Labar Practice Field and will be aired live on NBC Sports Network at 12:30 on Saturday, April 18. Earlier this off-season rumors floated that the annual Blue-Gold Game could be played in Chicago with the Stadium not available due to construction on the Campus Crossroads Project, but those rumors were shot down by Brian Kelly back in February when he said the game ...

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Jerian Grant Named 1st Team AP, NBCA All American

Jerian Grant - All American

Notre Dame men’s basketball season ended in heartbreak on Saturday when Jerian Grant’s desperation three missed the mark as time expired, but Jerian Grant’s post-season started off with a bang on Monday when the Irish guard was named a 1st Team All-American by both the AP and the National Basketball Coaches Association in addition to being named to the John R Wooden All-American squad. On top of being named to the trio of All-American squads, Grant was also named one of five finalists for the John R Wooden Player of the Year Award. Not a bad day for Grant even though ...

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David Put His Hand in the Bag and Took Out a Stone…

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Tip-off for Notre Dame’s first Elite 8 game in 36 years is now just hours away. The Irish aren’t being given much of a chance but as I mentioned in the post earlier today that referenced Hoosiers, that is why they play the game. Give them everything you got tonight Notre Dame and there won’t be a single disappointed fan among the legions of Notre Dame fans. As is, there’s a nation of Notre Dame fans who are already very proud of the run so far. Now, let’s see if we can rekindle some of the magic that knocked off ...

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I Think You’ll Find It’s The Exact Same Measurements As Our Gym in South Bend

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Notre Dame faces a supposedly impossible task this evening when they square off the #1 seeded and undefeated Kentucky Wildcats.  No one is giving the Irish much of a chance tonight, but that is why they play the games – any team can beat any other team on any given day.  With the Irish facing the “impossible” tonight, it’s hard to not think of another Indiana team from the silver screen. Here’s a quick clip from Hoosiers to start to get everyone hyped up for tonight’s big game.  

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Notre Dame Vs Kentucky Elite 8 Preview

Notre Dame - Kentucky Elite 8 Preview

Notre Dame paved its way into the Elite 8, jettisoning seventh-seeded WIchita State 81-70 in the Sweet 16. The Irish now stare down the barrel at top-seeded Kentucky, the owners of an unblemished 37-0 record. ACC Digital Network host Jeff Fischel and analyst Jason Capel break down three keys to success for the Irish and examine when, if at all, the Wildcats have been vulnerable this season.  

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Notre Dame Elite 8 T-Shirts On Sale Now!

Notre Dame Elite 8 T-Shirt

Notre Dame has advanced to the Elite 8 for the first time since 1979 and has a showdown coming this weekend with undefeated Kentucky. Commemorate the Irish’s first appearance in the Elite 8 with an official Elite 8 t-shirt! Our partners over at Fanatics have the official Elite 8 t-shirts on sale already in both long and short sleeve form. Order a short sleeve Elite 8 t-shirt – $24.95 Order a long sleeve Elite 8 t-shirt - $27.95 Notre Dame has a daunting task this weekend with unbeaten Kentucky, but making it this far for the Irish is indeed a major ...

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