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4 Notre Dame
(9-0) Fighting Irish
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Wildcats (5-4)
  • Date: 2018-11-03 at 7:15pm ET
  • TV: ESPN
  • Location: Evanston, IL (Ryan Field)
Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly

Notre Dame did a lot of good things in last weekend’s victory over Northwestern, but at the same time, the Irish did just enough wrong to make the game much closer than it needed to be and allowed the Wildcats ...
Notre Dame dialed up some great adjustments this weekend.

Notre Dame improved to 9-0 on the season on Saturday night with a 10 point win over Northwestern giving the Irish victories over both of the division leaders of the Big 10.  While the Irish still haven’t played a complete, ...
Notre Dame WR Michael Young vs. Northwestern

The Fighting Irish football team managed to not only move to 9-0 with a 10 point win over the home Wildcats, they showed themselves better than Michigan once again. There has been a movement from certain sports writers, namely Dan ...
Notre Dame QB Ian Book 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 on Saturday night. Those swings saw the Irish dominate the ...
Notre Dame QB Ian Book runs for the game sealing TD vs. Northwestern.

It wasn’t always pretty, but in the end, Notre Dame found a way to win again on Saturday in a 31-21 win over Northwestern.  The Irish opened the 4th quarter by taking a 17 point lead and looking like they ...
Notre Dame LB Asmar Bilal in action vs. Navy

Notre Dame is back in action tonight after making the quick trip to Evanston to face Northwestern in Ryan Field for the first time in over 40 years.  The Irish checked in at #4 in the first playoff rankings earlier ...
Notre Dame LB Drue Tranquill is still questionable for Northwestern

Notre Dame 5th year senior linebacker Drue Tranquill practiced on Thursday but his status for Saturday night against Northwestern is still questionable.  Brian Kelly told the media on Thursday that they will have to see how the captain BUCK LB ...
Notre Dame TE Alize Mack

Notre Dame will be down starting tight end Alize Mack this weekend when they make the short road trip to Evanston, Illinois to take on Northwestern.  Brian Kelly told reporters on Thursday that Mack who reportedly suffered a concussion against ...
Robert Hainsey (72) and the rest of the Irish OL have a tough matchup this weekend.

Maintaining a spotless mark two-thirds of the way into the 2018 college football season, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish face an interesting clash on Saturday. For the first time since 1976, the Irish will travel to the campus of the ...
Northwestern QB Clayton Thorson

The Fighting Irish will make the short trip to Evanston, Illinois this Saturday. This will be the first visit to Northwestern for Notre Dame since 1976. Notre Dame will almost certainly be ranked #3 in the country when the first ...
Notre Dame RB Jafar Armstrong

Notre Dame opened up as a touchdown and two point conversion favorite over Northwestern on Sunday on the heels of their 22 point win over Navy and Northwestern’s upset of Wisconsin.  The two face each other on Saturday evening at ...

We knew last week already that the Notre Dame – Northwestern game was going to be a prime-time game, we just didn’t know the exact time.  We do now.  Notre Dame and Northwestern will start at 7:15 PM ET with ...
Northwestern QB Clayton Thorson

For the first time since 1975, the Notre Dame football schedule has a road game at Northwestern’s Ryan Field scheduled. While Notre Dame holds a commanding 36-9-2 lead in the series, they’ll be seeking to stop a two-game losing streak, ...

Northwestern finalized their 2018 schedule on Wednesday and when they did there was a bit of a surprise.  Their 2018 home game against Notre Dame will be played at Ryan Field – not Soldier Field or some other larger venue.  Notre ...