The ‘Max’ Factor: A Notre Dame-USC Preview


As the Notre Dame game time approaches, and the “line” falls from seven to six to five in favor of the Irish, it appears that Vegas is as nervous about this game as I am. But when it’s 11-0 Notre […]

‘The Irish Quit.’ Notre Dame’s Revenge vs. USC


Although Notre Dame did not exactly take kindly to USC‘s new starting quarterback Max Wittek’s prediction that the Trojans would beat the Irish, word out of South Bend as the team boarded the last plane for the coast is that […]

Te’o a Trojan? Why Notre Dame Must Beat USC for Manti


Besides the obvious fact that Notre Dame must beat USC to get to the National Championship game, there is another epic reason why the Irish must defeat the Trojans tomorrow. It would prove that Manti Te’o made the right choice […]

Give Thanks for the Irish: A Notre Dame Thanksgiving


As a Notre Dame alumnus, writer, and fan, Thanksgiving 2012 certainly has provided a lot to be thankful for. The following are often overlooked: The Return of Tyler Eifert and Manti Te’o In some ways, they forsook the 2011 draft […]

Matt Barkley Out Equals Notre Dame Rout? Enter Max Wittek


Just when you thought it was safe for the Notre Dame Fighting Irish to travel to Southern California to take on the wounded Trojans, out pops “Mad” Max Wittek. For the uninitiated, Wittek is the redshirt freshman, backup quarterback to […]

Notre Dame Football: A Wild Night Ends With Irish Number One

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You keep blessing us Lord and we promise to make you proud and bring Glory to you!! #NDNation our time now!! — Danny Spond (@Dspond13) November 18, 2012 As they took the field on this unseasonably warm November afternoon, the […]

The ‘Price’ is Right? The Notre Dame-Wake Forest Forecast

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As quarterback Tanner Price and Wake Forest slip into South Bend on what the weatherman predicts to be a gorgeous November Senior Day, the question remains. Can the Demon Deacons use the senior’s sweet emotions to their advantage and upset […]

Wake Up the ‘Forest’? Comparing Notre Dame and Wake Forest History

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In its illustrious 125-year history in the sport of college football, Notre Dame has developed many legendary rivalries. Unfortunately, Saturday’s opponent, the Wake Forest Demon Deacons, are not among them. Playing for just the second time (Notre Dame won 24-17 […]

Notre Dame Senior Day: The Legendary Manti Te’o


It wasn’t hard for me to decide. We weren’t doing so well, and yet still there were talks about legendary status. Just imagine if you’ve experienced a successful season what that would look like. –Manti Te’o, on why he came–and […]

All-Time Great Notre Dame Running Backs: The Top Five


Walking the ‘Walk-on’: Notre Dame’s Senior WOPU


#wopucampchecklist sacrificial lamb to offer to @mteo_5 in order that our lives be spared in pop up tackle — Notre Dame Walk Ons (@WOPUnation) August 3, 2012 Sticking with the subject of Senior Day at Notre Dame, let’s turn to […]

Notre Dame’s Johnny ‘Football-Sub’: It’s Hard to Keep a ‘Goodman’ Down


Everyone on this team has bought in to what Coach (Brian) Kelly is teaching us…The level of camaraderie is like nothing we have had before. We’re confident as a team and understanding the importance of playing together. –Notre Dame wide […]