Theo Riddick

Irish Need More Time at Wide Receiver

Heading into the spring everyone knew that there would be a lot of competition at wide receiver with the loss of Golden Tate to the NFL and the introduction of the spread offense in South Bend. So far that competition ...

12 Players to Watch This Spring

Notre Dame kicks off the first spring practice under head coach Brian Kelly on Friday.  While the excitement level isn’t quite where it was at after the last coaching change, excitement is starting to build and Notre Dame fans are ...

Theo Riddick Moving to Wide Receiver

It was bound to happen.  Players move positions every time there is a coaching change.  We got a glimpse of this on Tuesday with a report that rising sophomore Theo Riddick will be moving to wide receiver and competing for ...

Dayne Crist Ahead of Schedule

Dayne Crist patiently waited for his turn as the starting quarterback at Notre Dame behind NFL bound Jimmy Clausen for the past two seasons. It looks like the former five start recruit is getting tired of waiting, however, as the ...

Initial Impression – Notre Dame at Stanford

It’s tough to really get into the X’s and O’s of Saturday’s season finale, but here are some thoughts about an actual football game instead of another post speculating about who might be coaching next season. As much as I ...

Initial Impressions – Navy at Notre Dame

Here are my initial impressions from the aftermath of yesterday’s loss to Navy.  My apologies for posting these late, but I would have worn out the $#%?!@ keys last night if I would have posted them right after the game. ...

Initial Impressions – Notre Dame 24, Purdue 21

Jimmy Clausen came off the bench to lead Notre Dame to its second fourth quarter comeback in as many weeks Saturday night with a 24-21 victory over the Boilermakers.  The Irish didn’t have the services of Armando Allen and had ...

What to Watch For – Notre Dame at Purdue

Notre Dame travels to West Lafayette to take on the Purdue Boilermakers this weekend.  Here’s a guide of what to watch for and a couple matchups to keep an eye on this weekend. How Purdue covers Golden Tate. How Purdue ...

IBG – Life After Michael Floyd Edition

UHND is hosting this week’s Irish Blog Gathering as we prepare for the life after Michael Floyd.  This week we take a look at this weekend’s game against Purdue and reflect on the first quarter of the season. Side note: ...

Lessons Learned – Nevada at Notre Dame

Welcome to another new weekly column we’ll be doing here at UHND – Lesson Learned. Each Monday following a game we’ll take one last look at what we learned about the Irish from the most recent game. Michael Floyd can’t ...

Initial Impressions – Notre Dame 35, Nevada 0

Notre Dame opened the 2009 season with a bang on Saturday by recording their first shut out in seven years in a 35-0 win over the Nevada Wolf Pack.  Here’s my initial impressions from Notre Dame’s most impressive season opener ...

Updated Depth Chart Released

Charlie Weis released the latest Notre Dame depth chart on Tuesday prior to meeting with the media.  The full depth chart can be viewed here, but here are some notes on the changes you will notice. Matt Romine and Paul ...

’09 Freshman Media Day Notes

Notre Dame held its Freshman Media Day on Friday. After watching all of the free video interviews of the players, here are some highlights and notes. Cierre Wood said that this year’s freshmen are a very tight group. He talked ...

Weis Talks Freshmen – Presser Notes 8/20

Weis spent most of his session with the media on Thursday discussing the freshman class.  Aside from the obvious choices, it seems like there are plenty of candidates for some playing time in 2009.  Here’s some notes on what Weis ...

Open Practice Notes

Notre Dame held it’s only open practice of the 2009 training camp on Saturday. While the UHND crew couldn’t make it out to practice, luckily there is plenty of free video available from the day for me to make a ...