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    Purdue is a Turning Point for ND

    09.26.2008 · Posted in -Football News

    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 ...

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    Back to Square One

    09.21.2008 · Posted in -Football News

    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 ...

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    Irish Ready for Next Step

    09.18.2008 · Posted in -Football News

    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 ...

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    Charity Begins at Home

    09.14.2008 · Posted in -Football News

    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 ...

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    Irish Seek Revenge vs. Michigan

    09.12.2008 · Posted in -Football News

    Notre Dame looks to build upon its shaky but ultimately successful debut against San Diego State with a win over the visiting Michigan Wolverines this Saturday. As was the case last season, both teams enter the contest with something to prove and the intention of using a victory over a rival school as a springboard ...

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