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  • The Rock Report: What Would Rockne Do?

    jumbotron Ags lead series“My wife and I went to the Notre Dame vs. USC game in 2009. The thing that impressed me the most about the whole experience was the fact that there was NO Gig’tron type artificial hype in the entire stadium. Notre dame’s football stadium is a shrine for the football purist” ~ Keith, Texas A&M … Full Notre Dame News Story

    A Question of Priorities

    Like most of you, the announcement yesterday of potential expansion / upgrade plans for Notre Dame Stadium caught me a bit by surprise. Given the efforts of our own NDRoman21 to do the same thing, it certainly wasn’t a foreign concept, but the desire to do something concrete certainly came out of the blue.

    There’s … Full Notre Dame News Story

    The Fighting ____________

    We were fortunate enough to get a priest from St. Rita, the all-male Roman Catholic school on the South side near where my father grew up and went to school. As he listened to family members talk about “the tough SOB” my father prided himself on being when he was alive, the priest smiled and … Full Notre Dame News Story

    IBG: Spring Hath Sprungeth

    The folks who put together the Irish Blogger Gathering were kind enough to invite me to participate for the upcoming season, and I thank them and will do so with gusto.

    I got the opportunity to ask five … er, three questions of Keith Arnold over at Inside the Irish, who provided his responses below. … Full Notre Dame News Story

    The Rock Report: Spring Game Primer

    boxochocThe spring game is an odd box of chocolates. Some players look amazing and are rarely heard from again (see prior MVPs for a list of who’s not) others are hardly noticed or used and turn into integral players. The team always looks discombobulated (a Davie hold over) because the coaches are creating a faux … Full Notre Dame News Story