Posts in category "Brian Kelly"

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 »

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 »

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 »

Notre Dame Beats Purdue: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

1-0 at Notre Dame.
By Nick ShepkowskiTwitter: Shep670 It wasn’t the prettiest of games but Brian Kelly is 1-0 as the head football coach at Notre Dame after a 23-12 win over in-state rival Purdue this afternoon in South Bend. The Good: Armando Allen rushing for 92 yards on 18 carries, including a touchdown and Cierre Wood adding 58... Read more »

Cierre Wood Flying Up Notre Dame Depth Chart

  Brian Kelly has stated multpile times that the best players will play for the Fighting Irish, whether they’re freshman or fifth year seniors.  Sophomore running back Cierre Wood must have heard those comments. A year ago Wood was a freshman trying to get used to life in South Bend, coming from Oxnard, California.  Wood... Read more »

Tim Brown Inducted/Notre Dame Athletes Arrested

His 100th TD Reception (his 1 and only TD reception as a Buc in 2004).
Please make sure to check out the Tim Brown photo gallery below!! Brown Inducted Notre Dame’s most recent Heisman Trophy winner was enshrined in the College Football Hall of Fame on Saturday in South Bend, making him the 49th Notre Dame player/coach to be awarded that honor. Brown won the Heisman in ’87 after a... Read more »

Kelly Plans on "Multiple National Championships" at Notre Dame

Kelly Plans on "Multiple National Championships" at Notre Dame
Can Brian Kelly win at Notre Dame?  The majority of the media would tell you that its impossible to win in South Bend anymore, that the Fighting Irish have seen their day in the sun and its long gone.  One person who doesn’t believe the days of national championships for the Fighting Irish football team... Read more »

Notre Dame Football Lands 10th Commitment: Clay Burton

Notre Dame Football Lands 10th Commitment:  Clay Burton
Notre Dame’s recruiting class has grown to double digits with the announcement that defensive end Clay Burton will play football for Brian Kelly and the Fighting Irish.  He becomes the tenth member of Notre Dame’s recruiting class and despite playing defense end in high school, may convert to outside linebacker once on campus. Burton is... Read more »

Catholics vs. Convicts Revisited?

Notre Dame vs. Miami, perhaps the best short lived rivalry in college football history, could be in the works to occur again but this time on a neutral field.  The teams have met 23 times but not since 1990 in South Bend.  The wait for this once great rivalry to be renewed may not be... Read more »

Notre Dame Football: Tight End Mike Ragone Arrested

According to reports, Notre Dame tight end Mike Ragone was arrested over the weekend for marijuana possession on the Indiana Toll Road.  He was pulled over while driving east at roughly mile marker 122, he was driving 83 MPH in a 70 MPH zone. What happens in regards to Ragone’s 2010 season is up in... Read more »