#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 Film Review: Ian Book Takes Big Steps Against Bowling Green

Last week I wrote a piece detailing the missed opportunities in the Notre Dame passing game. The premise of the piece was the issues with Ian Book were decision making related, and not throwing related. As in, when he lets ...
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Matchups Notre Dame Needs to Win to Beat Georgia

The 2019 Notre Dame football season has thus far seen the Irish face a pair of weak opponents, picking up two victories amid some early concerns in the process. That ability to shake off a slow start won’t be available ...

Key Matchups for Notre Dame in Week 2 vs. New Mexico

The Notre Dame Fighting Irish get the home portion of their 2019 schedule underway with a game that really shouldn’t be much of a challenge with their opponent being the New Mexico Lobos. Unfortunately, former Notre Dame coach Bob Davie ...

Notre Dame Football’s Homework with No Game Today

Reminder: Notre Dame does not play a football game today.  Thanks to the weird Monday night start to the season, the Fighting Irish have an even stranger week two bye today.  Considering how they played on Monday night, the early ...

Immediate Overreactions from Notre Dame’s Underwhelming 2019 Opener

Notre Dame opened its 2019 season on Monday night with a somewhat underwhelming 35-17 win over Louisville.  The final score wasn’t that far off what many predicted, but how it was achieved left a lot to be desired – especially ...

Notre Dame Football: 4 Fearless Predictions On Offense For 2019

Are you ready for some hot takes? Let’s do some takes. Let’s be honest, we all have our guesses; some are educated, and some are hunches based on nothing in particular, but we’ve all got them. I’m going to put ...

What Do Kmet And Young Injuries Mean For The Notre Dame Offense?

Thanks for nothing, shoulder pads. In two tough breaks for the Notre Dame offense, starting tight end Cole Kmet and starting receiver Michael Young are lost for several weeks due to broken collarbones.  First Kmet early last week and then ...

Immediate Regrets from My Top 25 Notre Dame Players Ballot

Recently the UHND staff put out our preseason top 25 for the Notre Dame football roster. It’s a popular thing in Notre Dame circles, and these things are always fun to debate. The pitfall of a preseason top 25 though ...

Notre Dame Names 7 Captains for 2019 Football Season

After one full week of fall camp in 2019, Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly has named his captains for the season. Kelly tabbed seven players as captains on Saturday, and the only surprise is that there were no surprises.  ...

Brian Kelly Previews Notre Dame’s 2019 Training Camp

Missed the BRIAN KELLY Press Conference? No worries, we have the highlights from the first official press session for training camp in 2019.  We’ll also have a separate post on players coming back from injuries heading into camp shortly as ...

Notre Dame Football’s Top 25 Players for 2019: The Top 5

We have reached the top 5 in our countdown of the top 25 players on the 2019 Notre Dame football roster.  Unsurprisingly, the top 5 is full of players on Clark Lea’s Irish defense.  The exact order of how the ...

Q&A with Notre Dame Insider: Will Ian Book Progress, Bowl Prediction, & More

We were lucky enough to score a Q&A session with Tyler James from the South Bend Tribune’s Notre Dame Insider as we are on the verge of training camp starting for the Irish in 2019.  Tyler was kind enough to ...
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Immediate Overreactions on Offense: 2019 Notre Dame Blue Gold Game

With Notre Dame’s spring football season concluded with yesterday’s nationally televised Blue – Gold game and no football to keep us busy for a few months, it’s overreaction season.  It happens every year after the Blue – Gold game because ...

Notre Dame Football: 2 Main Takeaways Following The Spring Game

Football in the spring is such a tease. It ends in January and is mostly gone for two months, only to return in March for five glorious weeks, and then gone again till August. Fortunately, Brian Kelly gave the media ...
Notre Dame QB Ian Book

Storylines to Watch in the 2019 Notre Dame Blue – Gold Game

Saturday brings us our last glimpse of football for a few months as Notre Dame wraps up another spring practice with the annual Blue Gold Game.  The Irish will square off against themselves in the intrasquad scrimmage fort he 15th ...