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#72 Robert Hainsey / Offensive Tackle

  • Height: 6-5
  • Weight: 291
  • Hometown: Pittsburgh, PA
  • School: IMG Academy (FL)
  • Composite Ranking:
  • National Ranking: 84
  • Positional Ranking: 5

Quarterbacks Define Key Matchups in Notre Dame Football’s Trip to Ann Arbor

Another major road challenge is on tap for the Notre Dame Fighting Irish as they return from their bye week to face the Michigan Wolverines under the lights. Recent trips to Ann Arbor haven’t panned out well, with the Irish ...

Key Matchups in Notre Dame’s Yearly Showdown with USC

After coasting to an easy 52-0 rout of Bowling Green to improve their season record to 4-1, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish will face a stiffer challenge as they stay home to renew a rivalry that dates back nearly a ...

Matchups to Watch As Notre Dame Hopes to Boat Race Bowling Green

After two stiff challenges in a row, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish now face what should be a breather for the next date on the 2019 schedule. They host the Bowling Green Falcons, who are coming off a bye week ...

Matchups Notre Dame Has to Win To Get Back on Track vs. Virginia

Another first for the Notre Dame Fighting Irish arrives on Saturday afternoon when they welcome the Virginia Cavaliers to the Golden Dome for the first time ever. These two teams have faced off on two other occasions, though the most ...
Drew White Notre Dame LB

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 ...

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.  ...

Notre Dame Football’s Top 25 Players for 2019: #6-10

Today’s installment of our countdown of the top 25 players on the 2019 Notre Dame roster continues today – albeit a bit later in the day than our previous editions.  Now that we are in the top 10, it is ...
Robert Hainsey (72) and the rest of the Irish OL have a tough matchup this weekend.

5 Key Matchups for Notre Dame vs. Northwestern ’18

Maintaining a spotless mark two-thirds of the way into the 2018 college football season, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish face an interesting clash on Saturday. For the first time since 1976, the Irish will travel to the campus of the ...
Notre Dame QB Ian Book

6 Key Matchups for Notre Dame to Stay Unbeaten vs. Pitt

Continuing their methodical move upward, the fifth-ranked Notre Dame Fighting Irish enter this week’s home clash against the Pittsburgh Panthers with a still-spotless 6-0 mark. The Irish began the season ranked 12th in the AP poll and have been inching ...
Notre Dame WR Chase Claypool

Notre Dame Football Top 25 for 2018: #11-15

After a bit an interruption, our countdown of the top 25 players on the Notre Dame roster continues with numbers 11-15. Today we’ll take a look at the future all-time scoring record holder at Notre Dame, two offensive linemen, a ...
Notre Dame OL Robert Hainsey (right) celebrates with S Isaiah Robertson

Hainsey & Kraemer Give Notre Dame OL Stability in Turnover Year

When the 2018 Notre Dame football season kicks off on Sept. 1 against the Michigan Wolverines, the offensive line will take on a new look with Irish stalwarts turned first-round picks Mike McGlinchey and Quenton Nelson collecting NFL paychecks after ...
Dexter Williams - Notre Dame RB

11 Players Notre Dame Needs to Have Huge Springs in 2018

We’re about to get our yearly taste of spring football with the Irish set for their first of 15 practices on Tuesday.  Notre Dame heads into the spring with a new defensive coordinator and a quarterback competition on their hands. ...

Notre Dame Football 2017 Post-Season Awards

Tonight is the annual Notre Dame Football banquet, otherwise known as the Echoes Awards Show. It’s the post-season banquet, people get dressed up, there is something of a red carpet, trophies or some such are given out. It’s a big ...
Chase Claypool - Notre Dame WR

Notre Dame vs. Navy ’17: Matchups That’ll Determine Outcome

Picking up the pieces after their national championships hopes were shattered, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish close out the home portion of their schedule with a dangerous opponent in the Navy Midshipmen. Powered by their triple-option offense, Navy is hoping ...

Notre Dame Football Stock Report: ’17 Week 7

At this exact point last season, following week 7, I wrote in this colum Notre Dame should sell on Brian Kelly. It’s true, there is proof. Amongst many other things I wrote that day, I jotted down the following: He ...