Beyond the Boxscore

Beyond the Boxscore: Breaking Down Notre Dame’s Blowout of Navy

The Notre Dame Fighting Irish continued their dominance against Navy as they routed the Midshipmen on Saturday by a score of 52-17. The Irish scored on the first possession of ...

Beyond the Boxscore: Breaking Down Another Notre Dame Beatdown

Getting the October portion of their schedule off to a strong start, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish thoroughly dominated the outmatched Bowling Green Falcons, rolling to a victory that was ...
Notre Dame RB Tony Jones Jr Touchdown Celebration

Beyond the Boxscore: Notre Dame Goes Old School in Beating Virginia

Despite some early fears that a post-Georgia hangover might be evident, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish managed to shake off a bumpy start and get back in the win column ...

Beyond the Boxscore: Dissecting Notre Dame’s Blowout of New Mexico

The Notre Dame Fighting Irish had some early sluggishness against an undermanned opponent but managed to avoid any hint of an upset with a 66-14 victory over the New Mexico ...

Beyond the Boxscore of Notre Dame’s Sloppy 18 Point Win Over Louisville

In Brian Kelly’s 10th season opener at Notre Dame, the Irish traveled to Cardinal Stadium in Louisville as 18-point favorites and matched the oddsmakers’ assessment with a 35-17 win. The ...
Chase Claypool recovers a fumble that the replay booth later controversarily overturned.

Beyond the Boxscore: Notre Dame Unravels in the Cotton Bowl

What turned out to be the final game on the Notre Dame football schedule for 2018 began in promising fashion, but soon disintegrated into a 30-3 defeat to the Clemson ...
Notre Dame WR Chris Finke celebrates his TD versus USC

Beyond the Boxscore: Finke, Williams Help Irish Overcome Trojan Surge

After enduring some stomach-churning moments during the first two quarters of play against the Southern Cal Trojans, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish woke up and came away with a 24-17 ...
Alohi Gilman on his 2nd INT of the game against Syracuse Alohi Gilman on his 2nd INT of the game against Syracuse

Beyond the Boxscore: Breaking Down Notre Dame’s Blowout of #12 Syracuse

Needing two more wins to virtually clinch a spot in the college football playoffs, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish easily handled the first part of that equation on Saturday with ...
Notre Dame QB Brandon Wimbush in action vs. Florida State

Beyond the Boxscore: Brandon Wimbush, Notre Dame Seniors Go Out with Style (Points)

The Notre Dame Fighting Irish entered double-figures in the win column for 2018 by easily handling the visiting Florida State Seminoles by a score of 42-13. The victory wasn’t a ...
Notre Dame QB Ian Book vs. Northwestern

Beyond the Boxscore: INside Notre Dame’s Rollercoaster Ride vs. Northwestern

In a game where momentum seemed to shift back and forth, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish were able to remain undefeated with a 31-21 road win over the Northwestern Wildcats ...
Notre Dame RB Dexter Williams in action vs. Navy

Beyond the Boxscore: A Tale of Two Halves for Notre Dame vs. Navy

After jumping out to a commanding 27-0 halftime lead over the Navy Midshipmen, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish weren’t quite as smooth following intermission before coming away with a 44-22 ...
Notre Dame QB Ian Book in action vs. Pitt

Beyond the Boxscore: Notre Dame Survives Scare from Pitt

Avoiding a catastrophic letdown might be the best takeaway from the Notre Dame Fighting Irish’s narrow 19-14 victory over the Pitt Panthers on Saturday. The teeth-rattling win wasn’t assured until ...
Notre Dame WR Miles Boykin

Beyond the Boxscore: Boykin, Williams Shine Again for Notre Dame

The sixth-ranked Notre Dame Fighting Irish managed to withstand a raucous crowd under the lights at Blacksburg on Saturday night by defeating the 24th-ranked Virginia Tech Hokies by a score ...