Beyond the Boxscore

Beyond the Boxscore: Notre Dame Wins Ugly for Beautiful End to 2017 Season

Saving the best for last could serve as the mantra for the Notre Dame Fighting Irish’s dramatic 21-17 comeback victory over the LSU Tigers in the Citrus Bowl. Without the late heroics of wideout Miles Boykin, Notre Dame very likely ...
Brandon Wimbush - Notre Dame QB

Beyond the Boxscore: Notre Dame Escapes Senior Day Victorious

The main goal for the Notre Dame Fighting Irish in facing a tricky opponent like Navy, especially after a crushing defeat, was to simply come away with a victory. The end result could be considered mission accomplished in the 24-17 ...
Tonky Jones Jr - Notre Dame RB

Beyond the Boxscore: Notre Dame Wins Ugly for 1st Time in 2017

From an aesthetic standpoint, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish’s 48-37 victory over the Wake Forest Demon Deacons won’t go down as any sort of classic contest. However, with the Irish entering the game holding the third spot in the upcoming ...
Josh Adams - Notre Dame RB

Notre Dame Defense, Josh Adams Power 35-14 Victory over #14 NC State

Running off 28 unanswered points and shaking off a slow start helped the ninth-ranked Notre Dame Fighting Irish elevate their 2017 record to 7-1 with a convincing win over the 14th-ranked North Carolina State Wolfpack. The victory gained some revenge ...
Tevon Coney - Notre Dame LB

Breaking Down Notre Dame’s Total Domination of USC

In Notre Dame’s first six games, the naysayers pointed to a relatively weak schedule to that point and indicated that the team would be put to the test during the second half of the regular season. If the 49-14 thrashing ...

Beyond the Boxscore: Notre Dame Relies on Big Plays in Rout of Miami OH

Doing the bulk of their damage during a prolific first half, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish raised their record to 4-1 on the year with a 52-17 thrashing of the Miami of Ohio RedHawks on Saturday. The irish tallied 45 ...

Beyond the Boxscore: Notre Dame Runs Wild Over Boston College

While the halftime nerves of Notre Dame fans were no doubt on edge in Saturday’s game at Boston College, they were calmed by a rousing second half performance that saw the Irish tally 35 points enroute to a 49-20 pasting ...
Dexter Williams - Notre Dame RB

Beyond the Box Score: Notre Dame Football’s 33 Point Opening Victory

Picking up a 33-point win to start the season shifts the focus from the 2016 woes of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish and on the potential of the 2017 unit. While Temple might not be seen as representative of college ...

Ugly Stats from an Ugly Game Notre Dame – NC State Game

Once Brian Kelly’s squad dries out from the monsoon-like conditions they faced in Raleigh, they can determine exactly why it took the Notre Dame offense over 50 minutes to figure out how to get going. That could have made the ...

Beyond the Boxscore: Notre Dame Struggling on 3rd Down

Needing a different approach from the concept that a good defense beats a good offensive unit, the Notre Dame offense exploded for an eye-popping 654 yards in their wild 50-33 win over Syracuse. While more than 70 percent of that ...

Beyond the Boxscore: Notre Dame v. Duke ’16

If the Notre Dame defense was looking to boost their confidence against a team that had struggled offensively the past two weeks, that goal failed miserably on Saturday afternoon against a heavy underdog in the Duke Blue Devils. Instead, the ...

You may also like