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Injuries, Martin’s Rise Highlight 2014 Notre Dame Rookies

Despite a disappointing 2013 season, Notre Dame saw its roster from a season ago produce 8 NFL Draft picks in the 2014 NFL Draft including five picks within the first ...
Tim Brown - Notre Dame Great WR

It’s Time for Tim Brown, Jerome Bettis to Head to Canton

The preliminary ballot for the 2015 NFL Hall of Fame was announced on earlier this week and five Notre Dame greats are on the among the 100+ candidates vying for ...
Chris Watt - San Diego Chargers 3rd Round Pick

Chris Watt Selected #89 Overall by San Diego Chargers

Everyone knew that Louis Nix, Stephon Tuitt, and Zack Martin would be off the board in the first three rounds of the 2014 NFL Draft. Notre Dame got another somewhat ...

Louis Nix’s Fall Ends at 83 Overall

Louis Nix was once considered to be the highest rated Notre Dame player in the 2014 NFL Draft.  He ended up being the 4th Notre Dame player selected after falling ...
Troy Niklas - Notre Dame TE

Troy Niklas Selected #52 by Arizona Cardinals

Just as I put the finishing touches on the article of Stephon Tuitt being drafted by the Pittsburgh Steelers noting that Troy Niklas could snap Notre Dame’s streak of producing ...
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Stephon Tuitt Drafted 46th Overall by Pittsburgh Steelers

Day one of the NFL Draft did not go how Stephon Tuitt or Louis Nix had planned.  Both went undrafted on Thursday after leaving Notre Dame with eligibility remaining.  Stephon ...

Zack Martin Selected #16 by Dallas Cowboys

Zack Martin became the highest drafted Notre Dame offensive lineman in 25 years on Thursday night when the Dallas Cowboys selected him 16th overall in 2014 NFL Draft marking the ...
Zack Martin - Projected 1st Round NFL Draft pick

Your Notre Dame Guide to the 2014 NFL Draft

The long wait for a bevy of former Golden Domers is just about over with the 2014 NFL Draft kicking off live from New York later this evening.  Notre Dame ...
Louis Nix - NFL Draft

NFL Draft a Turning Point for Notre Dame Football

With Notre Dame’s spring practice schedule in the books, and with summer’s football malaise approaching, the focus of all Fighting Irish fans should be on an event that is critical ...

Tate, Bruton Give Super Bowl an Irish Angle

A couple of recent Notre Dame greats square off in today’s Super Bowl between the Seattle Seahawks and Denver Broncos.  Seattle’s Golden Tate, arguably one of the best wide receivers ...

Zack Martin Skyrocketing Up NFL Draft Boards at Senior Bowl

If there is one player greatly improving his draft stock down in Mobile, Alabama this week at the Senior Bowl, is Notre Dame offensive tackle and two time captain Zack ...

Concussions Could Force John Carlson To Retire

Former Notre Dame great tight end John Carlson may have to call it a career just a little over a year after signing a $25 million/5 year contract with the ...
Michael Floyd - Former Notre Dame WR

Michael Floyd’s NFL Star Rising Fast

Over the last three weekends of action in the NFL, Notre Dame great Michael Floyd has gone from a second year player struggling to live up to the hype of ...
Manti Te'o - Top Selling Rookie Jersey

Manti Te’o Jersey Top Seller Among NFL Rookies

So much for Manti Te’o’s off the field issues affecting his marketability.  The former Notre Dame linebacker and college football’s most decorated defensive player of all-time has the top selling ...
Michael Floyd - Former Notre Dame WR

Michael Floyd Using Rookie Season as Launching Point

Saturday, October 20th, 2007, was one of the darker moments in Notre Dame football history.  The USC Trojans had run wild on the Fighting Irish, embarrassing Notre Dame 38-0 and ...