Notre Dame University, recipients of 11 National Championships, 7 Heisman Winners, 185 1st Team All-Americans, and on and on. You've heard the rhetoric and whether you're a fan of the Irish or wish them nothing but failure, you can't deny their resume.
With the award season over, it's time to take a look back. Manti Te'o may have had one of the most miraculous years a player can have, even if he did finish right behind the best nickname in college football.
From Angelo Bertelli to Johnny Lujack to the Rocket, we take a look back at the past Irish award winners and see where the Hawaii native stacks up.