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Notre Dame Escapes…Again – Virginia Tech Game Recap

A 21-20 escape victory over the Hokies of Virginia Tech may have left Irish fans with even more questions than answers heading into the remainder of the season.  With Notre Dame looking for a bounce back game this past weekend, the Irish defense stepped back up while the offense remained mediocre at best.  Sitting at […]

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An Utter Disappointment – Michigan Game Recap

Well, that was a difficult game to watch.  Getting blown out of the water by an arguably inferior, if not the exact same talent level, opponent is not something that should happen to a program that is (was) vying for playoff contention.  The Notre Dame football team looked like a shell of themselves Saturday night […]

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Too Close for Comfort – USC Game Recap

With one big rival behind us, Notre Dame enters it’s bye week ranked eighth in the nation and 5-1 overall after a 30-27 victory over USC on Saturday.  But why was the outcome of this game so close?  As it has been mentioned, records can be thrown out the window in rivalry games.  A now […]

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Battle for the Jeweled Shillelagh – USC vs. Notre Dame Preview

It’s rivalry week.  The 3-2 Trojans of Souther California are coming to South Bend to take on the 4-1 and ninth ranked Fighting Irish this Saturday and as usual, it will be an exciting matchup.  What makes this rivalry so special?  Tradition, history, heart, and passion are just a few of the words that the […]

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Falcons Struggle to Take Flight – Bowling Green Game Recap

The ninth ranked Fighting Irish recorded their first shutout since 2014 with a 52-0 victory over the Bowling Green Falcons on Saturday, improving to 4-1 on the year.  As a shutout is not something easily accomplished, this is the third shutout in the Brian Kelly era at Notre Dame.  Coming into this game as a […]

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Sack Attack! Virginia Game Recap

Responsible for eight sacks and one touchdown, the Irish defense lead the way over the Virginia Cavaliers this past weekend with a final score of 35-20.  Although it wasn’t the most visually appealing first half, Notre Dame was able to come out with another victory, extending their win streak, and improving to 3-1 on the […]

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A Season Defining Game – Virginia vs. Notre Dame Preview

“Our team will define who they are this week because they are coming off a game where they were disappointed in their performance and now they have a chance to do something about it […] a bounce back situation defines who you are.”  This is what Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly had to say […]