5 Things I Liked / Didn’t Like

5 Things I Didn’t Like in Notre Dame’s Close Call Over Virginia Tech

We’ve been banging the drum of a win being a win and winning being the much better outcome than losing the last couple of days.  It is important to remember ...

5 Things I Liked As Notre Dame Snatches Victory from Jaws of Defeat

Notre Dame won a football game yesterday with a game-winning, two-minute drive to keep their home winning streak intact and keep their (maybe dwindling) hopes of a New Year’s 6 ...

5 Things I Liked In Notre Dame’s Latest Conquest of Troy

Notre Dame improved to 5-1 on the season yesterday with a 30-27 win over archrival USC. The Trojans limped into town with two losses already, but that didn’t stop them ...

5 Things I Didn’t Like In Notre Dame’s Win Over Bowling Green

When Notre Dame posted 66 points on New Mexico earlier this year, it was a weird blowout in a sense, because amazingly there were a few things not to like ...

5 Things I Liked in Notre Dame’s Very Likeable Throttling of Bowling Green

Because there were so many good things to like in Notre Dame’s 52-0 win over Bowling Green this weekend, this week’s column was actually a little tricky to write.  There ...

5 Things I Didn’t Like in Notre Dame’s Win Over #18 Virginia

Whenever you beat a  top 20 team at home by 15 points and your defense sacks the opposing quarterback eight times and forces five turnovers, there is going to be ...

5 Things I Liked in Notre Dame’s Defensive Outburst Against Virginia

Notre Dame went old-school in beating up on Virginia on Saturday.  The Irish defense swarmed Virginia quarterback Bryce Perkins and harassed the talented dual-threat signal-caller into mistake after mistake en ...

5 Things I Didn’t Like in Notre Dame’s Loss to Georgia

Notre Dame lost another heartbreaker on a national stage this weekend in a game no one gave them any chance in.  There was a lot to like in the close, ...
Notre Dame TE Cole Kmet

5 Things I Liked in Notre Dame’s ‘Quality Loss’ to Georgia

Spoiler alert: I kind of hate the term quality loss.  You either win or you lose.  There shouldn’t even be a discussion about “quality losses”.  That said, if there is ...
Notre Dame QB Ian Book

5 Things I Didn’t Like in Notre Dame’s 52 Point Beatdown

Sometimes it’s hard to find things not to like in a 52-point win.  Other times, like this past weekend, it isn’t so tough.  That is the paradox of Notre Dame’s ...

5 Things I Liked in Notre Dame’s Whooping of New Mexico

After an early-season bye week, Notre Dame returned to action on Saturday and made short order of the New Mexico Lobos on their way to a 66-14 tune-up for Georgia.  ...

5 Things I Didn’t Like in Notre Dame’s Opener vs. Louisville

Despite popular opinion, there were some things to like in Notre Dame’s win over Louisville on Monday.  We outlined those already though so today we’re here to talk about what ...

5 Things I Liked in Notre Dame’s Victory over Louisville

Notre Dame won a football game on Monday, but the mood throughout the Notre Dame fanbase isn’t one of optimism following a 35-17 win over Louisville on the road.  The ...
Notre Dame WR Miles Boykin in the 2018 Cotton Bowl

5 Things I Didn’t Like in Notre Dame’s Cotton Bowl Loss to Clemson

Where to being on this one.  I thought the 5 things I liked column for this game was tough.  This one turned out to be even tougher just because there ...
Notre Dame DE Ade Ogundeji

5 Things I Liked: Notre Dame v. Clemson ’18

This one was a tough one to write.  Every week I write about 5 things I liked and didn’t like from that week’s game in separate columns.  Today it was ...