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For the second weekend in a row Notre Dame is ranked 3rd in the College Football Playoff Rankings.  This weekend however, the Irish are playing in the marquee games of the week by traveling to South Bend to take on ...

New defensive coordinator Mike Elko is the current belle of the ball amongst most Fighting Irish faithful. It makes sense, he replaced the guy everybody loathed in Brian VanGorder, and his defense is a 180 compared to his predecessor. So ...
Brandon Wimbush - Notre Dame QB

Notre Dame put on quite the fireworks display Saturday night under the lights in the House that Rockne Built and Jack and Brian rebuilt. The Irish blew the doors off of USC and honestly at this point I am running ...
Khalid Kareem - Notre Dame DE

THAT. WAS. AWESOME.  Notre Dame came out last night and ran the ball down USC’s throats to the tune of 377 yards enroute to a 49-14 victory over the previously 11th ranked Trojans.  In the first meeting between the programs ...
Notre Dame RB Josh Adams

Oh there you are, Notre Dame. It’s been a long 22 years since the Fighting Irish offered a performance similar to what took place in South Bend last night (in 1995, Notre Dame beat then #5 USC 38-10). Notre Dame ...
Tevon Coney - Notre Dame LB

In Notre Dame’s first six games, the naysayers pointed to a relatively weak schedule to that point and indicated that the team would be put to the test during the second half of the regular season. If the 49-14 thrashing ...
Notre Dame RB Josh Adams

If you saw this one coming, you may have been the only one.  Even the most optimistic of Notre Dame fan couldn’t have seen the biggest rout of USC at the hands of the Irish in over 50 years.  But ...
Josh Adams - Notre Dame RB

The long, excruciating bye week is over.  It’s game day.  Notre Dame and USC are mere hours away from squaring off in a playoff eliminator in the newly renovated House that Rockne built.  Two months ago this was one game ...

When you’re a fan of Notre Dame football, or just sports in general, for long enough, you learn about the different fan types. (When I say fan, I mean the type of person who grades years in their lives by ...
Julian Love - Notre Dame CB

Getting the second half of the 2017 season started for the Notre Dame Fighting Irish brings with it the knowledge that the path ahead is fraught with plenty of potential land mines that can detonate the team’s 5-1 start. To ...

Notre Dame hosts their long-time rival, the Trojans from the University of Southern California this weekend. The Irish enter the game ranked #13 in the AP Poll as the Trojans come in at #11. This will be a crucial game ...

In assessing the 2017 Notre Dame football schedule, the 12 contests that make it up can generally be put into specific categories. In case of three of those games, the spotlight figures to shine a lot more brightly because of ...

Notre Dame released the official schedules for the 2017-2019 seasons on Thursday (we’ll get all three added to the main nav over the weekend) and the Irish will once again have two prime-time games in Notre Dame Stadium in 2017. ...

After an unexpected 4-8 season – the second worst in program history in over five decades – Notre Dame athletic director Jack Swarbrick faces a crossroads project with far more long-term implications than the $400 million renovation project of Notre ...

The end of the first losing season for Notre Dame football since 2007 ended much the way it began, with the Irish opponent reaching the end zone with frustrating regularity. In their 45-27 loss to the USC Trojans, Notre Dame ...