#12 Ian Book / Quarterback

  • Height: 6-0
  • Weight: 200
  • Hometown: El Dorado Hills, CA
  • School: Oak Ridge
  • Composite Ranking:
  • National Ranking: 517
  • Positional Ranking: 20

Notre Dame Football Players We Wanted to See This Spring

Over the weekend, Greg and I hopped on the video call with a blast from the UHND forum past – poster Jack Daniels – to record a podcast.  We’ve been talking about doing a podcast for a while now, and ...

Ian Book Returning to Notre Dame for Unfinished Business

The seasoned Notre Dame quarterback will be returning to the Irish for a fifth year. In back-to-back seasons, Ian Book has led the Irish to the College Football Playoffs and another 11-win season last fall. With the departure of Chip ...
Notre Dame WR Chase Claypool

Notre Dame Football’s Key Matchups in the Camping World Bowl

Saturday’s Camping World Bowl matchup against the Iowa State Cyclones is where the Notre Dame Fighting Irish will be ending their 2019 season. Needless to say, Brian Kelly and his squad would much rather have been playing in either Atlanta ...

Notre Dame Can Now Turn Attention to Its ‘6-Star’ Recruits

With the early signing period closing without a hitch for Notre Dame with 18 letters of intent signed including those from seven recruits who begin their Notre Dame careers next month as early enrollees, the Irish staff can now turn ...

Notre Dame Football 2019 Plays Of The Year

It’s awards season, folks! Forget the Heisman Trophy and the college football awards show and all that other fluff, the UHND awards are where it’s at for the Notre Dame football team. Even the team banquet; sure, it’s nice to ...

Key Matchups For Notre Dame Football To End Drought At Stanford

Entering their final regular-season game, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish have the opportunity to reach the 10-win threshold for the third year in a row and fourth time in five years. To do that, they have to defeat the 4-7 ...

Overreactions from Notre Dame’s Senior Day Rout of Boston College

Notre Dame capped off another season undefeated at home on Saturday with a 40-7 beating of Boston College that could have actually been a lot worse.  Notre Dame was sloppy at times and still beat the Eagles by 33 points ...

5 Things I Liked (The Most) in Notre Dame’s Rout of Navy

Notre Dame beat Navy the way that Notre Dame should beat Navy every year this past weekend.  The Irish were too much for the Midshipmen to keep up with on offense and the Notre Dame defense harassed Navy into multiple ...

Overreactions from Notre Dame Finally Beating Navy Like They Should

Notre Dame unleashed the kind of whooping on Navy on Saturday that we used to be used to seeing.  Over the last decade, though, we’ve rarely see Notre Dame handle the Midshipmen with as much ease as they did in ...

Notre Dame Football Is Finally Who We Thought They Were

Watching Notre Dame play the last couple of games feels like the kid in the movie Hook, who, through close inspection, finally recognizes Peter Pan. “Oh, there you are, offense.” Brian Kelly said the final drive against Virginia Tech unlocked ...

Key Matchups in Notre Dame’s Yearly Clash with Navy’s Triple Option

With three games remaining in the 2019 regular season, the Fighting Irish are seeking to close with a flourish and compete in a major bowl game. The first chance to improve on their 7-2 record comes this Saturday when they ...

Ian Book And Chris Finke Finding Their Games For Notre Dame

Is it a case of better late than never? The last couple of games for Notre Dame have offered glimpses into what Irish fans thought they’d see from the two skill position captains all season. The connection between Ian Book ...
Notre Dame WR Chris Finke

Overreactions from Notre Dame’s Most Complete Performance of the Year

Notre Dame responded to their last-minute victory over Virginia Tech with their more complete performances of the year.  They weren’t perfect, but they were better than we’ve seen them for much of the year last night on the road in ...

5 Things I Liked As Notre Dame Snatches Victory from Jaws of Defeat

Notre Dame won a football game yesterday with a game-winning, two-minute drive to keep their home winning streak intact and keep their (maybe dwindling) hopes of a New Year’s 6 bowl alive.  It was a frustrating afternoon for Notre Dame ...

Notre Dame Had < 8% Chance of Victory During Game Winning Drive

Down six points at home to an unranked team is never a place Notre Dame football wants to be in.  But there they were yesterday against Virginia Tech – an 18-point underdog.  With the ball at their own 20 yard-line ...