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Notre Dame's Biggest Strength: Front Seven on Defense

In last season’s wins over Utah, Army and USC, the Notre Dame defense allowed an average of just 233.3 yards per game. In the first nine games of the season, the Fighting Irish allowed 393.1 yards per game. After surrendering 20+ points in six of the first nine contests in 2010, the Irish rebounded from... Read more »

Notre Dame is very Deep at the Defensive End Position

Notre Dame senior defensive end tandem of Kapron Lewis-Moore and Ethan Johnson were named preseason candidates for the 2011 Ted Hendricks Defensive End of the Year Award. Lewis-Moore and Johnson are one of three sets of teammates to appear on the list of 35 players. The other two are North Carolina’s Quinton Coples and Donte... Read more »

Notre Dame Defense: WAY Too Early 2011 Season Preview

In 2010, the Notre Dame defense improved dramatically over its 2009 output, making big leaps in scoring defense (63rd nationally to 23rd), interceptions (50th to 19th) and sacks (89th to 54th). Those numbers come mostly from the final four games, when they seem to just “get it,” a stark contrast from the first nine games... Read more »
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Notre Dame's Aaron Lynch will be one of the Nation's Top Freshmen this Fall

Of all the players making a name for themselves in the Notre Dame blue/gold game, freshman Aaron Lynch stood out from the pack. The 6-foot-6, 260-pound defensive end, an early enrollee this semester in South Bend, was the talk of the Fighting Irish spring game. Lynch was spectacular in the first half and ended the... Read more »

Who Could Marry a Disgusting Douche like Roethlisberger?

Yesterday the date of the Ben Roethlisberger-Ashley Harlan wedding was announced- July 23rd. But I still don’t “buy this.” The Pittsburgh Steelers Super Bowl winning QB and multiple alleged sexual assailant is supposedly marrying the the Newcast, PA native. This event just screams “publicity stunt” created by handlers, agents, publicists and other assorted impression management... Read more »

Synopsis of Notre Dame's #12 Recruiting Class

Given how insane the current weather is in the Midwest is, most local and area schools – including the University of Notre Dame – are closed today due to the snow. But football signing day moves on! And the Irish landed the #12 class according to ESPNU. Seven of the 23 commits are in the... Read more »
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