2016 Notre Dame Football Season

Julian Love Makes Freshman All-American Team

Notre Dame true freshman cornerback Julian Love was thrust into a prominent role this fall.  The unheralded, 3-star recruit responded by being one of the few bright spots in leaky ...

2016 Notre Dame Football Awards Extravaganza

It’s understandable that many feel there should be no awards given out to a 4-8 team, but as someone who took part in a 2-8 season as a high school ...

Revisiting The Notre Dame Preseason Over/Under Predictions: Defense

It’s generally best to predict any defense that is being led by Brian VanGorder to underwhelm and that sentiment certainly proved correct this season for a unit that finished (incredibly) ...

Revisiting The Notre Dame Preseason Over/Under Predictions: Offense

Back in August I made some over/under predictions for the Notre Dame offense and now that the season is over it seems appropriate that we take a look back and ...

What’s Next for Notre Dame Football

After an unexpected 4-8 season – the second worst in program history in over five decades – Notre Dame athletic director Jack Swarbrick faces a crossroads project with far more ...

Breakdown of Notre Dame’s Finale Breakdown Against USC

The end of the first losing season for Notre Dame football since 2007 ended much the way it began, with the Irish opponent reaching the end zone with frustrating regularity. ...

Notre Dame Football Stock Report: Week 12

When it rains it pours, the hits just keep on coming, if it wasn’t for bad luck I’d have no luck at all, kick a man while he’s down, and ...

Ugly Stats from Another Ugly Loss: Beyond the Boxscore Virginia Tech

The goal of earning a spot in a bowl game came to an end in South Bend on Saturday as Notre Dame watched a pair of 17-point leads fade away ...

Notre Dame Football Senior Week Stock Report

Notre Dame enters senior week on a rare high after their 44-6 drubbing of Army in the Lone Star state last Saturday. It goes without saying that this has been ...

Beyond the Boxscore: Notre Dame Overpowers Army

After a painful ending last week, Notre Dame spared the Irish faithful any nervous moments by completely dominating Army, 44-6, in a game that was over at halftime. One indication ...

Notre Dame Football Stock Report: Week 10

It would be hard for things to get much lower for the Notre Dame program right about now, following last Saturday’s one point loss to Navy, although losing to Army ...

Beyond the Boxscore: Navy Runs Wild on Notre Dame

Despite having a clear understanding of how the Navy Midshipmen’s offense operates on a regular basis, the Notre Dame defense was still unable to clamp down and ended up on ...

Notre Dame Football Stock Report: Week 9

If you want to play a fun game at home amongst your friends and family, maybe during the Thanksgiving holiday, envision all of the talent on the 2015 Notre Dame ...

Beating the Miami Hurricanes Still Feels Damn Good

I was five years old when the infamous Notre Dame-Miami game took place in 1988.  I didn’t understand the significance of the game or why, when it ended, my parents ...

Beyond the Boxscore: Notre Dame Defense Suffocates Miami Ground Game

What looked to a be a blowout turned into a nail-biting win for the Irish as they came away with a 30-27 victory over the Miami Hurricanes. While the scoring ...