Playoffs

Notre Dame Stays in Playoff Rankings Top 10 at #8

There was a bit more drama – in a bad way – for Notre Dame this week with the College Football Playoff rankings release.  Unlike last week when the Irish were considered a clear #3 heading into the release, this ...

Notre Dame Road to the Playoffs ’17: Week 11 Game Guide

For the second weekend in a row Notre Dame is ranked 3rd in the College Football Playoff Rankings.  This weekend however, the Irish are playing in the marquee games of the week by traveling to South Bend to take on ...

Notre Dame Remains in #3 in Week 11 College Playoff Rankings

We have our second set of College Football Playoff Rankings and the Notre Dame Fighting Irish remain ranked third for the second week in a row.  While a bit of chaos hit the top 10 with Ohio State and Penn ...
Jerry Tillery - Notre Daem NT

Notre Dame Road to the Playoffs ’17: Week 10 Game Guide

Alright everyone, we can officially start scoreboard watching with our Fighting Irish ranked #3 in the CFP Rankings.  While it does look like Notre Dame would be in good shape at this point just by winning out, it’s still worth ...
Josh Adams - Notre Dame RB

What Notre Dame’s #3 Ranking in 1st CFP Rankings Means

The College Football Playoff Committee raised a few eyebrows on Tuesday night when they ranked Notre Dame 3rd in their first set of rankings over every other 1-loss team and the two unbeatens who have yet to really beat anyone ...
Daelin Hayes - Notre Dame DE

Notre Dame Ranked #3 In First ’17 Playoff Rankings!

The College Football Playoff committee released their first rankings for 2017 on Tuesday and the Irish find themselves sitting pretty at #3!  The Irish come in as the highest ranked one loss team in the country with that lone loss ...

Latest Rankings Deliver Crushing Blow to Notre Dame

Notre Dame has not been overly impressive the last two weeks and the sloppy play has finally caught up to the Irish in the rankings even if it hasn’t on the scoreboard. Coming off their unimpressive 19-16 win over Boston ...
Notre Dame CFP Rankings Week 13

Tonight’s Playoff Rankings Critical for Notre Dame

Many have argued that the only College Football Playoff Rankings that really matter are the final ones that will be announced on December 6 because they are the rankings that determine the playoff teams.  While this is true in a ...

Notre Dame Football Playoff Report: Week 12

This week, Notre Dame maintained their #4 ranking in the college football playoff after a wild weekend that saw four top 10 teams lose. Most Irish fans would agree they would have preferred a better performance against Wake Forest, but ...

Projecting Notre Dame’s Week 12 Playoff Rankings

Last week Notre Dame moved up to 4th in the College Football Playoff Rankings on the heels os an impressive road win over Pitt in which the final score wasn’t indicative of how easy the win was.  A week later ...

Notre Dame Football Playoff Report: Week 11

Who’s In? The Irish jumped a spot to #4 in this week’s College Football Playoff committee poll. Although the Irish won 42-30, the 12-point victory was a dominant one for Notre Dame who held a 25-point fourth quarter lead before ...
Notre Dame Ranked #4 in CFP

Notre Dame Improves to #4 in Playoff Rankings

After Oklahoma State’s impressive win over TCU this past weekend, many speculated that the Cowboys would jump all the way to 4th in the College Football Playoff rankings – leap frogging ahead of Notre Dame.  Apparently the Cowboys didn’t have ...

Notre Dame Playoff Report: Week 10

As we continue the playoff watch articles for the rest of the season, we will now switch from using the AP Poll as the basis for rankings discussion to the CFB Playoff Poll. This week, the College Football Playoff committee ...
Notre Dame - Ranked #5 in Playoff Rankings

Notre Dame Ranked 5th in First 2015 Playoff Rankings

When the first College Football Playoff Rankings were released on Tuesday night, Notre Dame and its fans were pleasantly surprised with the results.  The one loss Fighting Irish came in ranked 5th – just one spot outside of the top ...
Notre Dame Playoffs Week 8

Notre Dame Football Playoff Picture: Week 8

Notre Dame's win over USC has the Irish alive and well in the playoff race with a weekend of scoreboard watching on tap this weekend.

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