Miami

Notre Dame and Miami are two former independent rivals who have formed a bitter rivalry over the years that boiled over in the late 80’s with the infamous Catholics vs. Convicts thriller.  The rivalry got so intense in fact, that the two schools stopped playing each other in 1990 and did not meet again for another 20 years.  Continue reading for a full history of the Notre Dame and Miami rivalry.  Below you will find all of the content UHND has to offer on the Notre Dame and Miami contests that have occurred in the time we have been open for business.

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Josh Adams- Notre Dame RB

Notre Dame is coming off an exceptional week offensively, coupled with a poor performance defensively. Nevertheless, a win is a win. The Irish will need to improve defensively next weekend as they take a trip to Miami to take on ...
ESPN College GameDay Crew

There’s been a lot of angst amongst the Notre Dame fan base this year for ESPN skipping over Notre Dame as a venue for College Gameday for ranked matchups with USC and NC State.  Fans will finally get their wish ...

Notre Dame football fans have spent the offseason looking at the 2017 schedule and making quick assessments about potential wins and losses. Some of those selections are made with an added dose of confidence, while others have an uncertainty about ...

I was five years old when the infamous Notre Dame-Miami game took place in 1988.  I didn’t understand the significance of the game or why, when it ended, my parents celebrated like it was the happiest day of their lives.  ...

What looked to a be a blowout turned into a nail-biting win for the Irish as they came away with a 30-27 victory over the Miami Hurricanes. While the scoring shows 27 unanswered points for Miami, 14 of those points ...

Last week Notre Dame’s September foes were previewed, resulting in big wins over Texas, Michigan State and Duke, and an uncomfortably tight match with Nevada.  The Irish head into October undefeated for the third year in a row under head ...

For the first time since 1990, the 2016 Notre Dame football schedule has a home game with the Miami Hurricanes on it. While the bitter rancor that once marked this matchup has cooled off, Miami wants to prove something with ...

Some rivalries are noteworthy because of their length. But some are noteworthy for their animosity.
Prince Shembo - Notre Dame LB

On September 12, 2012, Notre Dame athletic director Jack Swarbrick officially announced a deal had been struck between the Fighting Irish and the Atlantic Coast Conference, strengthening the ACC while simultaneously providing ND one of the more unique schedules in ...

Welcome to a new feature here on UHND.com. Each week we are going to do a recap post of the week’s worth of coverage for the last game before kicking off coverage of the current week’s contest since we know ...

It was tough to find five things I didn’t like about a 38 rout of Miami – something I honestly never thought possible heading into the season – but after some careful consideration, here is this week’s edition of 5 ...

There was a whole lot to like in Notre Dame’s complete and thorough beating of Miami on Saturday night, but here are five things that stood out to me in a night of strong performances for the Irish. Everett Golson’s ...

When it was announced that the most recent neutral site game for the Irish would be played at Soldier Field in Chicago, I had mixed emotions. While I love Chicago and Soldier Field, I love the idea of the Irish ...

Beside the ghosts of Dick Butkus, Sweetness Payton and Dave Duerson, still a Notre Dame man! Blending a seemingly improved offense with the front seven led defense, the Irish first shut off Miami’s recently successful offense, then added scores regularly, ...

After the dust settled on a wild Saturday of college football, Notre Dame moved up two spots in the latest AP Poll to #7 in the country.  The highest ranking for the Irish since taking a 6th place ranking into ...