Retro Uniforms Unveiled for Notre Dame/Michigan

Really digging that shade of green.
By Nick ShepkowskiFollow me on twitter @Shep670 On Friday the “retro” uniforms to be worn by both Notre Dame and Michigan were unveiled by Adidas, for the September 10th meeting of the two schools at the Big House in Ann Arbor.  It will be the first night game in the history of Michigan Stadium, all... Read more »

Notre Dame to Host USC Under the Lights

By Nick ShepkowskiTwitter @Shep670 For the first time since 1990, Notre Dame will be hosting a night football game when USC comes to South Bend this fall.  Not since September of 1990 when the Irish beat Michigan 24-20 has Notre Dame Stadium played host to a night game, but will do so on October 22... Read more »

A Quick Overview of Akron

Akron Center Zeke Marshall (left) shown blocking a shot in a 66-58 loss at Minnesota on December 15. Will this be the year Mike Brey and the Fighting Irish can find their way back to the Final Four?  We’ll know in the next three weeks but in order to do so the Irish will have... Read more »
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Home Cookin' For Fighting Irish

Although the Irish didn’t get their first #1 seed in the NCAA Tournament since 1979, they did get the gift of being able to play their first two games at the United Center in Chicago, just 96.2 miles from the Joyce Center.  The Irish will play on Friday and potentially Sunday in Chicago. If they... Read more »

A Boxing Match I'd Actually Pay to See

A Boxing Match I'd Actually Pay to See
To me its hard to believe boxing was ever a big deal in this country.  I’m too young to remember Mike Tyson in his prime, instead I only remember the crazy guy who bit Evander Holyfield’s ear off.  Boxing has never sparked my interest but finally today a challenge was issued in a boxing match... Read more »

Notre Dame to Travel to Wake Forest and Host Air Force in 2011

By Nick ShepkowskiTwitter:  @Shep670 As Brian Kelly continues to try and transition Notre Dame back to their winning ways that have avoided them the past decade and a half, word comes today that the 2011 football schedule is that much closer to being completed. For the first time the Fighting Irish will play Wake Forest... Read more »
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Recruiting Visits for Michigan Weekend

By: Nick ShepkowskiTwitter – @Shep670 “It’s important, there’s no question” said Brian Kelly of his recruiting plans at Notre Dame this weekend as the Fighting Irish welcome Michigan to South Bend.   Only two high school seniors will be making their official visits to Notre Dame this weekend but the talent of the two is... Read more »

Injuries Piling up for Michigan as Notre Dame Awaits

By:  Nick ShepkowskiTwitter – @Shep670 We’re aware Michigan looked awfully good against Connecticut on Saturday as they racked up an impressive 30-10 win.  They didn’t however get out of the game without a few significant injuries. Roy Roundtree, Michigan’s leading receiver a year ago (32 rec, 434 yds, 3 td – all led team) has... Read more »

Taylor Swift Takes in a Notre Dame Saturday

Loved by Notre Dame males.
Despite not being able to sit in the student section like she desired, Taylor Swift experienced her first Notre Dame football Saturday this past week. Was it the trip you and I usually make?  Probably not, unless you are fortunate enough to fly in the morning of the game, get a sideline pass, and have... Read more »
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TV Ratings Up in Notre Dame Opener

By:  Nick ShepkowskiTwitter – @Shep670 There were a lot of different heads peeking in to NBC on Saturday to see the new look Fighting Irish being led by Brian Kelly. Compared to the 2009 opener vs. Nevada, Saturday’s opener against Purdue was up 77% in viewership, drawing a 2.3 overnight rating and a 6 share.... Read more »
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