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  • Date: 2008-10-11 at 3:30pm ET
  • TV: ABC
  • Location: Chapel Hill, NC (Kenan Memorial Stadium)

Speaking of First Career TD’s… Congrats James Aldridge

One of the lesser publicized stories to come out of Satuday’s loss to North Carolina was the first career touchdown for junior James Aldridge.  The former 5 star recruit who has had trouble getting back to his high school form ...

Turnovers Kill Irish Comeback Attempt

(UHND) – Notre Dame’s last offensive play on Saturday turned out to be a pretty fitting ending to a game in which the Irish turned the ball over five times.  Facing a fourth and 13 with 11 seconds on the ...

Weis on Saturday’s Last Play

When asked about the last play in Saturday’s loss to North Carolina in which replay officials ruled Michael Floyd fumbled with UNC recovering, here is what Charlie Weis had to say at his Sunday presser. Here’s what I thought had ...

Déjà Vu game

After watching the Notre Dame vs. North Carolina game, I couldn’t help but think that I had seen that game before.  After some careful thought, I realize I had seen one very similiar. The game specific events that occurred yesterday ...

Finding Some Positives From the UNC Game

Today’s loss was very tough to watch because for the first time in a while the Irish lost a game that they could have and most likely should have won.  Whenever you lose a game by less than a touchdown ...

Butch Davis Classy in Post Game Comments

Last week Jim Harbaugh didn’t do much other than whine and complain in his post game comments following Stanford’s loss to Notre Dame.  This week Butch Davis was very classy and complimentary in his remarks towards Notre Dame.  I realize ...

Notre Dame at UNC – 4th Quarter Notes

Great drive for the offense ends with no points.  On 3rd down Clausen had Tate for the touchdown, but Tate stopped running too soon and jumped.  Had Tate simply kept running, it was an easy 6 because the defender made ...

Notre Dame at UNC – 3rd Quarter Thoughts

Well…. that was just about the absolute worst thing that could have possibly happened on that play.  The UNC defense couldn’t stop the Irish offense at all in the first half and all this interception will do is give them ...

Notre Dame at UNC – 2nd Quarter Thoughts

First big decision of the game for Weis.  4th and 2 or a 42 yard field goal for Brandon Walker. I would have went for it.  Weis calls for the field goal and Walker comes through with his second field ...

Notre Dame at UNC – 1st Quarter Notes

Great start for the Irish defense forcing a three and out on the road.  The UNC offense hasn’t been able to sustain offense this year and getting them off the field quickly will be key. Love the Irish coming out ...

A Little Oldie Video Goodness To Kickoff Gameday

Here’s the highlight video produced by “Oldie” for the 2006 Notre Dame-North Carolina game.  If you haven’t ever watched one of Oldies videos and have an hour or two, check out all of them because they are all pretty much ...

Notre Dame-UNC Video Preview CBS Style

Pretty fair analysis from CBS. They picked North Carolina to win the game, but most of what Spencer Tillman had to say was pretty accurate. This is going to be a hard fought game and will be a very tough ...

Notre Dame at North Carolina: Statistically Speaking

Here is a look at how the Irish stack up with this weekend’s opponent – North Carolina.  Below the table you will find some comments on what these stats might mean come game time. Notre Dame Statistical Comparison North Carolina ...

Coverage Map Released, Get Ready for OSU-Purdue Californians

The offical coverage maps for this weekend’s ABC games have been released, and if live west of the Mississippi, you are pretty much screwed.  ABC/ESPN has decided to make the thrilling Ohio State-Purdue game their featured game for the 3:30 ...
Joe Montana - Notre Dame #3

Flashback: Joe Montana Rallies Notre Dame over UNC in 1975

Saturday will be 23 years to the day since Notre Dame’s last trip to Chapel Hill to face the Tar Heels.  In that game a sophomore quarterback came off the bench to jum start a struggling offense as the Irish ...