Posts in category "Schedule"

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 »

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 »

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 »

Purdue Running Back Bolden Injured

By: Nick and 670 The Score I understand this is a Notre Dame football blog but when news from other major programs or Irish rivals breaks I will post about that here.  Happy Easter to you and yours… Purdue running back Ralph Bolden left practice on Wednesday for the Boilermakers after suffering what Purdue... Read more »

Brian Kelly: "We stink right now"

By: Nick and 670 The Score Its safe to say the opening few days to spring practice have not gone the way new Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly would like.  “We stink right now” is how Kelly described his first few days of practice, no doubt things are going to have to change... Read more »

The Best Notre Dame Football Player: Final Four is Set

From 32 down to 4, the regional winners have been crowned and the final four is set.  Only two number one seeds survived to the final four despite all taking part in the elite eight.  So here they are, your final four matchups in finding the best Notre Dame football player of the past 25... Read more »

On to the Elite Eight

By: Nick and 670 The Score Ricky Watters Dashes to the Elite Eight! The March Madness themed tournament to find Notre Dame’s best football player of the past 25 years has reached the Elite Eight.  All four #1 seeds have moved on to the elite eight but only one #2 seed remains in Rocket... Read more »

Irish to Lose Football Independence??

By: Nick Shepkowski and 670 The Score AD Jack Swarbrick stated today that expansion in other conferences could mean the Irish may have to give up their football independence at some point.  Previous to this there haven’t been many rumors to the Irish giving up their independence, but if the moves made by the... Read more »

Irish to Play in Soldier Field??

By: Nick Shepkowski and 670 The Score There are reports out that now that the 2011 neutral site contest vs. Maryland in Washington, DC is taken care of that Notre Dame will now look to Chicago and Soldier Field to host the 2012 neutral site game.  Brian Hamilton of the Chicago Tribune reports the... Read more »

Notre Dame to Play in Nation's Capital

By: Nick Shepkowski and 670 The Score In 2009 it was Notre Dame taking on Washington State in the Alamodome while in 2010 we can look forward to the Irish playing Army in the first football game at the new Yankee Stadium.  Word has now come out that the Irish will take on the... Read more »