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    Hardnose

    (The Rock Report) – Sports Illustrated described Parseghian thusly, “Ara is an impatient, determined man, convinced he can return Notre Dame to a position of dominance in college football, and this he undoubtably will do one day – but not in 1964.”

    Sports Illustrated was wrong.(see this Time Magazine article ...

    Giving for Declan

    12.31.2012 · Posted in -Football News, NDNation, Notre Dame Alumni

    As the Fighting Irish prepare to compete for the National Championship for the first time since 1988, an anonymous Notre Dame alum has issued a $5,000 matching gift opportunity in support the Declan Drumm Sullivan Memorial Fund. As you probably remember, Declan is the student that was tragically killed just over two years ago ...

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    Mooching Off Continuity

    12.11.2012 · Posted in News, Notre Dame Alumni, Notre Dame History

    In the middle of a joyous Christmas (and Notre Dame football) season, I got sad news yesterday. An email from a fellow Cavanaugh Hall alumnus told me that Fr. Matt “Mooch” Miceli, our long-time rector and happy curmudgeon, had died peacefully at the age of 89.

    Like Notre Dame football, Mooch tended to be a ...

    Trans-Terp-ency

    Just when we thought we were out of conference re-alignment, the B1G once again attempts to pull us back in.

    Yesterday, the University of Maryland announced their move to the Formerly-Known-As-Integer conference. While the reasoning behind this move is no secret, it seems the deliberative process behind the move was much more so. And ...

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