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    Homesick Irish Return to Face Northwestern

    11.13.2014 · Posted in News

    Notre Dame hopes to bounce back from its desert drubbing as the Fighting Irish return home for the first time in five weeks to battle the Northwestern Wildcats on Saturday afternoon. This is the 48th meeting between these programs but the first since 1995. Notre Dame holds a 37-8-2 advantage in the series, and four ...

    Desert Meltdown Dooms Irish

    11.08.2014 · Posted in News, Notre Dame Football

    Arizona State converted three Notre Dame turnovers into 21 first half points in a four minute span and spanked the error-prone Irish by 55-31 on Saturday afternoon under the hot desert sun. A blitzing defense pressured quarterback Everett Golson into an avalanche of sacks and errant passes while Notre Dame’s depleted defense could not contain ...

    Conference Greed Runs the Playoff Show

    11.07.2014 · Posted in News

    In listening to Arkansas AD Jeff  Long (Long has worked in 4 of the 5 power conferences) describe his rationale for rankings it becomes  clear that the committee has no consistent and objective criteria in place. Two weeks ago Long talked about “best wins” in order to justify Michigan State’s ranking (best wins is not ...

    Irish Prepare for Desert Shootout

    11.06.2014 · Posted in -Football News, News, Notre Dame Football

    Notre Dame will travel to Tempe, Arizona on Saturday to battle fellow playoff contender Arizona State University (7-1). The Sun Devils are currently ranked #9 by the Playoff Committee, so this matchup essentially is an elimination game. ASU has registered wins against Stanford, USC, and most recently Utah, but fell apart in a 62-27 home ...

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