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  • Conference Greed Runs the Playoff Show

    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 … Full Notre Dame News Story

    Irish Prepare for Desert Shootout

    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 … Full Notre Dame News Story

    Wonder, Think & Know: Double Bubble Edition

    Driving home from South Bend today after watching the men’s basketball team open their season with a win, hoping to watch the gridiron Irish dismantle the Navy Midshipmen, I said to myself, “Some things you wonder, some things you think, and some things you just know.” My voice sounded nothing like Mike Royko’s, which is … Full Notre Dame News Story

    Irish Survive Post-Halloween Scare

    Everett Golson passed for three touchdowns and ran for three more as Notre Dame overcame numerous defensive lapses to outlast Navy by 49-39. The Irish surged to a 28-7 lead midway through the second period, went to sleep as the Midshipmen fought back to take a 31-28 lead with 19 minutes left in the game, … Full Notre Dame News Story

    Irish Seek Victory and Respect vs. Navy

    Notre Dame returns to action on Saturday night to face a familiar foe in the Naval Academy at FedEx Field in Washington, D.C. The Midshipmen are 4-4 on the season but are trending upward after regaining the services of quarterback Keenan Reynolds, who had been limited by a knee injury during a stretch of three … Full Notre Dame News Story