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  • Date: 2016-09-04 at 7:30pm ET
  • TV: ABC
  • Location: Austin, TX (Darrell K Royal Memorial Stadium)

Beyond the Boxscore: Notre Dame v. Texas ’16

Picking up the pieces from its disastrous performance on Sunday night, the Notre Dame defense is looking for answers on how to solidify a unit that allowed 517 yards of offense by the Texas Longhorns. Big Plays Still Haunt Notre ...
Notre Dame QB Deshone Kizer

Notre Dame v. Texas ’16: Post Game 6-Pack

Notre Dame’s season started with a disappointing and unexpected loss in Austin last night in front of a Darrell K Royal Stadium crowd record of 102,000+.  Despite the loss, not all is lost for Notre Dame in 2016.  We learned ...

Brian VanGorder’s Notre Dame Defense Shredded, Again

The third year of the Brian VanGorder experience was supposed to be different.  Three years in the players – albeit with several new starters – were supposed to fully grasp VanGorder’s attacking schemes.  In the season opener, however, VanGorder’s defense ...
Notre Dame WR - Torii Hunter

Brian Kelly: ACC Officials Confirm Hit on Hunter Was Targeting

One of the most controversial calls in Notre Dame’s disappointing season opening loss to Texas Sunday night was the no call on the end-zone hit on Torii Hunter that looked an awful lot like targeting to anyone not wearing Burnt ...
Equanimeous St. Brown

Notre Dame’s 4 Horsemen of the Week: Texas ’16

We’re giving our weekly Notre Dame players of the week a little twist this season.  Instead of the “Shamrock Stickers” we’ve handed out in the past, we’ll be doing a weekly “4 Horsemen” ranking of the four best players of ...

Should Torii Hunter Hit Been Called Targeting?

In a game of big plays, one of the biggest plays in Notre Dame’s crushing season opening loss was the missed targeting call on wide receiver Torii Hunter Jr.  The senior wide receiver looked like he was about to secure ...

Notre Dame v. Texas Highlights

Notre Dame lost a heartbreaker on the road to start the 2016 season Sunday night in Austin in 2 overtimes.  Notre Dame overcame a 31-14 deficit on the road to force overtime, but in the end the Irish defense – ...

Notre Dame vs. Texas ’16: Gameday FAQ

Get ready for tonight’s season opener with this week’s Gameday FAQ! Who does Notre Dame play today? Notre Dame is playing Texas to open the 2016 season tonight.  This marks the second year in a row in which Notre Dame and ...

Pundits Picking Texas Over Notre Dame

A year ago Texas came into Notre Dame Stadium and got the wheels blown off their wagon to the tune of 38-3.  A year later, college football pundits think the story will be different with numerous analysts picking the Longhorns ...

Frankie V’s Prediction: Notre Dame v. Texas ’16

It’s been a few years since I’ve done regular predictions/previews during a Notre Dame football season, but this year I am committed to doing so and with a new format to boot!  As you’ll see at the bottom, I’ll also ...

Notre Dame vs. Texas ’16: Breaking Down the Texas Offense

When the Notre Dame football schedule gets underway on Sunday night, the Irish defense has to adapt to whoever happens to line up behind center for Texas. The misery of a 5-7 season in 2015 for the Longhorns resulted in ...

Notre Dame vs. Texas Preview: Texas Defense

Looking for the same level of success that they had in their meeting last year, Notre Dame football gets the 2016 season underway with a road meeting against the Texas Longhorns. Last year’s Notre Dame vs Texas meeting was a ...
Notre Dame vs. Texas

Notre Dame Football Depth Chart: Texas 2016

Notre Dame kicks off the 2016 on Sunday night in Austin against the same Longhorns team they beat handily to open the 2015 season.  In advance of the season opener, Notre Dame has released its official depth chart for the ...

Jay Hayes Injured; Status for Texas Uncertain

Notre Dame has been relatively lucky thus far in fall camp on the injury front.  There’s been a few bumps and bruises here and there, but until Monday the status of no staters was uncertain.  That changed Wednesday when Brian ...

Notre Dame Will Play Both Quarterbacks at Texas

Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly has made a decision on the quarterback position – sort of.  Kelly announced on Wednesday that Notre Dame will in fact play both Malik Zaire and Deshone Kizer at quarterback in the season opener ...