Minnesota Gophers beat MTSU 24-17 in emotional season opener

[picappgallerysingle id="7442478"]The Minnesota Gophers beat up on the Middle Tennessee State University Blue Raiders last night, winning their season opener 24-17. The biggest elements of success: Gophers fullback Jon Hoese’s three touchdowns, and Gophers running back Duane Bennett rushing for […]

Gophers catch a break with MTSU quarterback suspension

[picappgallerysingle id="3209207"]The Minnesota Gophers open their season tonight south of the Mason-Dixon line against Middle Tennessee State University’s Blue Raiders. And the Gophers have caught a break: talented MTSU quarterback Dwight Dasher was suspended and won’t play tonight. That leaves […]

Minnesota Gophers QB Adam Weber poised for great season

[picappgallerysingle id="2717445"]University of Minnesota Gophers veteran quarterback Adam Weber is ready to have a terrific season this year, and I think that he will. After all the bad media blood that’s been spilled over him, we have to remember that […]

Welcome to Gopher Bites, the new Minnesota Gophers Blog

[picappgallerysingle id="1298381"]Welcome to Gopher Bites, the Minnesota Gophers Blog dedicated to all things maroon and gold. The University of Minnesota is my alma mater, and I’m thrilled to be writing about the Golden Gophers. That is, until I realized how […]

Notre Dame Position Breakdown: Wide Receivers

[picappgallerysingle id="9522460"]PicApp Image The returning wide receivers to Brian Kelly’s new look Notre Dame Football team will see a different role from what they had under Charlie Weis.  The old Notre Dame head coach had a very pass-happy offense built […]

Irish Stun ’04 USC Trojans

You may have missed it today, but the Notre Dame Fighting Irish shocked the 2004 USC Trojans today, with a huge 9-0 win. The game was oddly not televised, but the Irish shocked the Trojans, and denied them of the 2004 National Championship.

Notre Dame Position Breakdown: Running Backs

One of the big tasks for new Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly is to revamp the offense. Under Charlie Weis, the Irish were a pass-happy offense, but that’s all. They were too one-dimensional. As new head coach, Kelly hopes to improve the offensive attack, and with that, build a strong running game.

Irish Fall Short In Lacrosse Championship

Notre Dame’s miraculous run for the Men’s Lacrosse National Championship fell just short, as the Duke Blue Devils beat the Fighting Irish, 6-5, in overtime.

Notre Dame Position Breakdown: Quarterbacks

During the next few weeks, Leprechaun Legion will preview the 2010 by examining each position. The first position we will examine is the quarterback position.

Why Notre Dame should avoid the Big 10

[picappgallerysingle id="3130641"]The hottest topic in the college football world is all about Big 10 expansion.  Let’s face it, its mid-May.  The fact that we even have any news in college football is a miracle. This isn’t the first time the […]

Kelly Signs First Five-Star

  [picappgallerysingle id="8624376"]New Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly brought in his highest ranked recruit yet.  Ben Koyack, a 5-star (Scout.com) tight end from Oil City, Pa, has committed to play football at Notre Dame. Koyack is the eighth recruit […]

Better Late Than Never

  [picappgallerysingle id="7364342"]  Jimmy Clausen- 2nd Round, 48th Overall- Carolina Panthers:  Jimmy Clausen opted not to wait in the Radio City Music Hall green room in New York City.  Instead, the projected first round pick chose to stay at his […]