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  • Quiet Dignity and Grace

    As folks may or may not be aware, we here at NDN made a decision last year to stop linking articles from the Chicago Tribune in our headlines and on our message boards.  We felt the yellow journalism displayed in reporting some ND-related stories ran counter to our mission in getting news out to folks, … Full Notre Dame News Story

    Ozzie and Kelly

    (Notre Dame Football News | The Rock Report) – All aboard! Ha ha ha ha ha ha haaaa! Ay, Ay, Ay, Ay, Ay, Ay, Ay.  I woke up at 6am with that awful song still on the brain the Sunday morning after the debacle in South Bend making the drive back to Chicago even more … Full Notre Dame News Story

    Not Ready for Prime Time

    USC rolled into town as a nine point underdog and left with its fifth straight victory in Notre Dame Stadium, a dominant 31-17 victory over the Irish. Matt Barkley led a perfectly balanced offense and the Trojan defense suffocated Notre Dame’s running game while holding Michael Floyd to four irrelevant receptions for 28 yards.

    Curtis … Full Notre Dame News Story

    Saturday Night Special

    (Notre Dame Football News) – Notre Dame opens the second half of the 2011 season by hosting arch-rival Southern California on Saturday in the first night game at the stadium since 1990. The Irish stand at 4-2 and are coming off a bye week, while the 5-1 Trojans last played on October 13 when they … Full Notre Dame News Story

    Irish To Wear New Gold Helmets

    From the ND Athletics Facebook page:

    We have created a new “Gold Standard” for football helmets with the Notre Dame reflective gold particle helmet

    – This new shade of gold makes these helmets closer in color to the Golden Dome than any helmets we have worn at Notre Dame – Tradition of having 23.9 karat … Full Notre Dame News Story