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  • Allen Leads Irish Romp

    Armando Allen led the way with 247 all-purpose yards and Notre Dame delivered a breakthrough offensive performance on Saturday in a 38-21 thumping of Purdue. The Irish took control in the third quarter behind a rejuvenated running game and timely play action passes by Jimmy Clausen. Allen ran for 134 of Notre Dame’s 201 rushing … Full Notre Dame News Story

    Purdue is a Turning Point for ND

    Notre Dame returns home on Saturday and will attempt to get back on track with a victory over Purdue after hitting a pothole last week in East Lansing. Each team is 2-1 and has turned in relatively inconsistent performances in its first three contests. The Irish hope to use this annual in-state encounter as a … Full Notre Dame News Story

    Back to Square One

    Michigan State dominated the line of scrimmage on both sides of the ball and wore down one-dimensional Notre Dame with a relentless ground attack to win by 23-7 on Saturday. Javon Ringer rushed for 201 yards and the Spartan defense held the anemic Irish ground game to 16 net yards. Notre Dame contributed to its … Full Notre Dame News Story

    Irish Ready for Next Step

    Notre Dame makes its first road trip of the season this week as the 2-0 Irish travel to East Lansing to play Michigan State. Coach Mike Dantonio’s Spartans are 2-1 after an opening loss at California and two easy wins over Eastern Michigan and Florida Atlantic. This game is a significant benchmark for Notre Dame … Full Notre Dame News Story

    Charity Begins at Home

    Despite a relentless, driving rain that deluged South Bend throughout the weekend, the dark clouds surrounding Notre Dame’s football program lifted suddenly on Saturday in a long-awaited and stunning reversal of fortune. The opportunistic Irish rolled over turnover prone Michigan by 35-17 and finally put to rest the ghosts of 2007. The victory righted the … Full Notre Dame News Story