1. Irish Still Perfect After Imperfect Effort

    It wasn't pretty by any means, but Notre Dame remained unblemished in downing Purdue 30-14 Saturday night.....

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  2. Schedule Watch: Notre Dame's Playoff Path Looking Easier

    While Notre Dame didn't look too impressive on Saturday against Purdue, a number of future Irish opponents had some high-profile issues over the weekend.....

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  3. Brian Kelly Seeks Solutions Along Notre Dame Offensive Line

    Despite the graduation of first-round left tackle Zack Martin and third-round left guard Chris Watt, Notre Dame's 2014 offensive line was still projected as potentially the strongest unit this season by head coach Brian Kelly ...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 5 days ago 650 reads 2 comments

  4. Shoulder Injury Places Notre Dame Safety on Shelf for Season

    Notre Dame got a little more of a fight from Purdue than most had expected early on in Indianapolis on Saturday, and the game also cost the Irish a safety for the rest of the 2014 season...

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  5. Everett Golson's Ability to Carry Notre Dame Is Key Difference in 2014

    INDIANAPOLIS — On a night when Notre Dame football quarterback Everett Golson wasn ’t at his best, he showed how far he has come. A quick glance at Golson ’s stat line tells one story...

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  6. Accuracy Driving Notre Dame QB Everett Golson's Climb on Draft Boards

    In a penalty-laden, scoreboard shock-heavy first half, the last thing likely on Everett Golson's mind Saturday night was his distant future.....

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  7. Notre Dame's Playoff Hopes Will Rest on Everett Golson's Shoulders

    In the second quarter Saturday night, Everett Golson brought the Notre Dame offense together and delivered a message: Hey guys, it's time to shape up.....

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  8. Against the Odds, Notre Dame's Brindza Builds Uncommon Confidence

    As a child, Kyle Brindza used to play roller hockey in the street with other kids from his neighborhood. Nevermind that he was younger than everyone else and, as someone born with a club foot, wasn't on rollerblades...

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  9. Shamrock Series Grows on Notre Dame Coach Brian Kelly

    Saturday marked the sixth edition of the Shamrock Series, an event where Notre Dame plays a scheduled home game at a neutral site.....

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  10. Shamrock Uniforms a Hit with Recruits

    Lawrence Cager wasn't around to see Notre Dame's Shamrock Series uniforms as the Irish kicked off against Purdue at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis on Saturday night, but they definitely ...

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  11. 3 Reasons Notre Dame Fans Should Be Worried After Purdue Game

    When Notre Dame wakes up on Sunday morning, Brian Kelly 's team will likely be ranked in the Top 10. They'll also have an inside track to a spot in the College Football Playoff that ...

    Keith Arnold Written by Keith Arnold about 6 days ago 17,436 reads 47 comments

  12. Purdue vs. Notre Dame: Game Grades, Analysis for the Fighting Irish

    It was not an easy game by any means, but No. 11 Notre Dame was able to defeat Purdue 30-14 in the Shamrock Series, which was played at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis. The final box score can be found on NCAA...

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  13. Here's the Incident That Got Notre Dame's Max Redfield Ejected

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  14. Purdue vs. Notre Dame: Live Score and Highlights

    Notre Dame 30, Purdue 14 - Final. Notre Dame defeats Purdue in the Shamrock Series at Lucas Oil Stadium. Everett Golson threw for 259 yards, rushed for 71 yards and scored three total touchdowns...

    Brian Jones Written by Brian Jones about 7 days ago 9,879 reads 21 comments

  15. Notre Dame Football: A Year of Change for Amir Carlisle

    SOUTH BEND, Ind. — In just one year Amir Carlisle has gone from an oft-used running back to a seldom-used running back to an intriguing slot receiver...

    Mike Monaco Written by Mike Monaco about 8 days ago 3,414 reads 5 comments

  16. Taysom Hill, Everett Golson on the Rise

    Just two weeks of the 2014 regular season are in the books — about one-eighth of the year, going by total weeks — yet a frontrunner has emerged for the Heisman Trophy: Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 8 days ago 14 reads 0 comments

  17. Brian Kelly, Five Players Remain in Dark on Status at Notre Dame

    It's been nearly four weeks since Notre Dame removed four players from team activities due to the university's investigation into potential academic dishonesty.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 8 days ago 2,053 reads 2 comments

  18. Notre Dame Encouraged by Jarron Jones 'Disheartening' Ability

    Through two games, Notre Dame nose guard Jarron Jones has one and a half tackles for a loss, half a sack, two quarterback hurries and a forced fumble.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 8 days ago 1,043 reads 0 comments

  19. Notebook: Malik Zaire Trying to Find His Edge as Notre Dame's No. 2 QB

    He entered August with not only the hope, but the opportunity, to surge to the top of the quarterback depth chart at Notre Dame, a concept that in mid-September is difficult to believe ever happened...

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  20. Viral Video Just One Indication of VanGorder's Impact on Notre Dame

    Contrary to his fist pump that's gone viral across the Internet, Notre Dame defensive coordinator Brian VanGorder isn't a guy whose every action on the sideline could be set to "Turn Down For What...

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  21. Notre Dame Football: Expect a Slow Start vs. Purdue

    On the heels of perhaps the most impressive performance of the Brian Kelly era, a 31-0 win over Michigan, Notre Dame makes the short trip to Indianapolis Saturday night to meet longtime rival Purdue...

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  22. Notre Dame's Everett Golson Brushes off Premature Heisman Talk

    For Everett Golson to have a realistic chance at winning the Heisman Trophy, he'll have to go down to Florida State and, at the least, have a good game.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 9 days ago 940 reads 1 comments

  23. Expect Notre Dame to Keep Climbing in the Football Polls

    The estimable Mark Schlabach of ESPN.com has a blast of a weekly column called the “Eliminator” — a tracking of which teams are still in, and which are out of, the hunt for the first College Football Playoff...

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  24. Safeties Rise to Challenge After Slow Start

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  25. Penn State's James Franklin Tweets 1996 Letter from Lou Holtz

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