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  • IBG: Validate My Signature

    Irish Blogger GatheringBig game. Lots of pressure. Lots of angst. Lots of crab legs. But as usual, the Irish Blogger Gathering is immune to such trifles, and soldiers on talking about the things on the minds of Irish fans. I’m sure it will shock you to learn my question is there for you to peruse at the … Full Notre Dame News Story

    Folston & Fuller Save Error-Prone Irish

    Tarean Folston ran for 102 yards and two touchdowns, caught a pass for the go-ahead score in the fourth quarter, and Notre Dame shrugged off a horrible start to outlast pesky North Carolina by 50-43. Will Fuller ran through the porous Tar Heel secondary for 133 yards and two scores, and also drew three crucial … Full Notre Dame News Story

    Wonder, Think & Know: Admiral Ackbar Edition

    Mike Royko never said, “Some things you wonder, some things you think, and some things you just know”. He might have said some of the unprintable things I said while watching the game, though. Probably while watching Cubs games.

    I’ve never seen two teams work harder to give each other the game. Final score notwithstanding, … Full Notre Dame News Story

    Irish Battle Distractions and Tar Heels

    Undefeated and sixth-ranked Notre Dame will try to continue its winning ways on Saturday afternoon as the Fighting Irish host North Carolina. The Tar Heels (2-3) are coached by Larry Fedora, who is 17-13 in his third year in Chapel Hill after four successful seasons at Southern Mississippi. While Notre Dame will try to avoid … Full Notre Dame News Story

    IBG: You’ve Got Something On Your Heel

    Irish Blogger GatheringThe First Big Test for Notre Dame football this season is over and done, and looks like there’ll be a pop quiz before the Midterm Exam on the 18th. But there’s no intellectual rest for the Irish Blogger Gathering, so we plow on kicking ass and taking names. My question will be in its usual … Full Notre Dame News Story