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  • On-the-Job Training is Over

    posted by The Rock

    (The Rock Report) – Here’s how I started last year’s column, On-The Job-Training:

    “At this point it’s hard to understand how a realistic fan could have confidence that Notre Dame will improve to championship caliber under Weis.”

    This article is mostly a rehash – different year, same problem. Here we sit, … Full Notre Dame News Story

    Navy Humbles Inept Irish

    Navy raced out to a 14-0 halftime lead against an unprepared and utterly befuddled Notre Dame team on Saturday, then relied on a strong red zone defense to thwart an Irish comeback. The 23-21 upset win is the second for the Midshipmen in the last three years after 43 consecutive losses to Notre Dame, and … Full Notre Dame News Story

    Navy Ready to Battle Irish

    Notre Dame hosts Navy on Saturday in the 83rd meeting between these friendly rivals. Both teams have six wins this year and are building their respective resumes as bowl season approaches. The Irish are hoping to erase memories of a disastrous 1-4 November in 2008 by finishing the regular season with a six game winning … Full Notre Dame News Story

    Cowardice and Greed

    I’ve had some time to reflect on Saturday night and what it meant to Notre Dame both on and off the field. No doubt there were benefits derived from our game against Washington State. I certainly enjoyed seeing us run roughshod over an opponent for a change, although that had more to do with the … Full Notre Dame News Story

    Tate Leads Irish Romp

    Golden Tate’s leaping reception of a Hail Mary touchdown pass capped a dominant 30-7 first half, and Notre Dame coasted to a 40-14 victory over undermanned Washington State on Saturday in San Antonio. The Irish improved to 6-2 on the season as they outgained the Cougars by 592-206.

    Both teams started slowly as Notre Dame … Full Notre Dame News Story