Michael Floyd

Brian Kelly’s All-Time Notre Dame Team: Offense

There was a lot of talk around NFL draft time about the number of first round picks out of Notre Dame during the Kelly era. I even mentioned it in a piece a couple years ago; he’d accumulated more first ...

Top 10 Notre Dame Football Players of the Brian Kelly Era

This top ten countdown is based on the players who were the most valuable and talented to come out of Notre Dame during the Brian Kelly era. 10. DeShone Kizer What if Malik Zaire didn’t break his ankle at Virginia, ...
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 a first round pick to one of the NFL’s fastest ...
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 handing ND its 7th loss of the season.  I remember ...
Joe Montana - Notre Dame #3

The History of the #3 Jersey for Notre Dame Football

It seems that the number "3," that number of Ruthian power and strength, has always been the number of the "chosen one" at Notre Dame.

Notre Dame Recruiting 2013 – The Offensive Recruits

Notre Dame is restocking the shelves of the offense with a group of talented and dynamic playmakers at the skill positions in 2013, but the real prize of this year’s offensive class is in the trenches where Notre Dame is ...

Floyd Impresses in the 40

The off the field questions for Michael Floyd will linger until Draft Day after his alcohol related incidents at Notre Dame, but the only on the field issue surrounding Floyd was emphatically cleared on Sunday when the Irish record breaker ...

Eifert, Floyd Named Award Semifinalists

A pair of Notre Dame offensive weapons were named semifinalists for awards honoring the best player at their respective positions on Monday when junior tight end Tyler Eifert was named a semifinalist for the Mackey Award while wide receiver Michael ...

Finding Some Positives from the Opener

It’s been about 36 hours since Notre Dame’s season opener ended with a thud and while the loss still stings it’s time to move on and start looking towards where the Irish go from here.  With that in mind, here ...
Robert Blanton is one of two cornerbacks that Notre Dame could ill-afford to lose to an injury in 2011. (Photo - Icon SMI)

The Indispensables – 2011 Edition

With just over two days remaining until the 2011 season kicks off for Notre Dame, we take a look at our yearly pre-season list of the most indispensable players on the Irish roster. I started this column last year and ...

Michael Floyd Reinstated

We’ve been on vacation here at UHND so we’ll be catching up on a few news items tonight and tomorrow that we’ve missed over the last week or so starting with the biggest news of the week – the official ...

Best of the 2000’s – #4 Michael Floyd

As we inch closer to the #1 spot in our countdown, we come across the only current (current used loosely since he still remains suspended) Notre Dame player to make the list – Michael Floyd. Michael Floyd career summary Floyd ...

Crist, Floyd Named to Maxwell Watch List

A pair of Notre Dame seniors who Notre Dame fans hope connect early and often on the field this year, Dayne Crist and Michael Floyd, have been named to the Maxwell Award watch list heading into the 2011 season. Crist ...

An Early Look at Notre Dame’s Top 10 for ’11

Last year UHND and several other Notre Dame bloggers ranked the top 25 players on the Irish roster and there are plans for such an exercise again this year, but today we have an early look at the top 10 ...
Michael Floyd - Notre Dame WR

Kelly ‘Very Optimistic’ Floyd Will Play

For weeks now all signs have been pointing to Michael Floyd suiting up and not missing any games for Notre Dame due to his spring arrest for driving under the influence and on Monday there was more evidence supporting that ...