1. Jaylon Smith Nominated for Lott IMPACT Player of the Week

    Fresh off his 10 tackle performance and leading Notre Dame to a 31-0 shutout of Michigan, linebacker Jaylon Smith earned a nomination for the Lott IMPACT Player of the Week award.....

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  2. Will Fuller Becoming More Than a Speed Threat for Notre Dame

    On Saturday, Michigan frequently lined its top corner -- redshirt junior Blake Countess -- up against Notre Dame sophomore receiver Will Fuller.....

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  3. In Year 5, Kelly Finally Has His Offense Back at Notre Dame

    Through two games, one of the most noticeable differences about Notre Dame's offense with Everett Golson back is how little placekicker Kyle Brindza has been used.....

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  4. Lou Holtz Addresses Notre Dame Before Michigan Game

    The day before Notre Dame's 31-0 thrashing of Michigan, the Irish received a special pep talk from a Golden Domer legend.....

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  5. Notre Dame Fighting Irish vs. Purdue Boilermakers Complete Game Preview

    Just one week after ending a rivalry with a Big Ten opponent, Notre Dame says goodbye (for now) to another one Saturday night against Purdue...

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  6. Hot Start Changes Conversation Around Irish

    So often during last year's nine-win season, and even in the 12-win campaign before that, an exasperated Brian Kelly would emerge out of the locker room, seemingly having to defend ...

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  7. Alex Rodriguez Showed Up at the Notre Dame-Michigan Game

    The sidelines at Notre Dame Stadium are generally full of celebrities, from Jon Bon Jovi to David Robinson to Torii Hunter (all of whom have kids who play for the Irish).....

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  8. Notre Dame's Everett Golson Enters Early Heisman Discussion

    After another strong game from his quarterback, Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly was asked Saturday if Everett Golson belonged in the discussion for the Heisman Trophy.....

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  9. Kelly: Notre Dame Still Has 'Room for Improvement'

    The scoreboard showed that Notre Dame played pretty much a perfect game in its finale against Michigan, blanking the Wolverines for the first time in the series' history.....

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  10. Notre Dame Football: What You Should and Shouldn't Be Concerned About

    SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Notre Dame football scored a monster win Saturday in its last scheduled meeting with its rival Michigan, topping the Wolverines, 31-0, under the lights before a raucous crowd at Notre Dame Stadium...

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  11. VanGorder's System Has Kelly Wanting Even More

    Of the many strong Irish defensive performances in Notre Dame's 31-0 victory over Michigan, they all traced back to one in particular: first-year defensive coordinator Brian VanGorder's aggressive defense...

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  12. Notre Dame Makes History in Last Bout with Michigan

    For a game so hyped in historical implications and wrapped in nostalgia, it was 16th-ranked Notre Dame's suddenly optimistic future that came into focus time and time again Saturday night...

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  13. Irish Deliver Final Blow in Michigan Rivalry

    Joe Schmidt is a former walk-on who worked his way to a scholarship before earning Notre Dame's starting middle linebacker role. He is a coach's dream who never makes one game or snap out to be bigger than it really is...

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  14. Everett Golson Stars in Notre Dame's 31-0 Win over Michigan

    SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- No one could stop watching him all night, but in the end Everett Golson only had eyes for everyone else...

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  15. Notre Dame's Dominant Defensive Performance, What It Means

    SOUTH BEND, Ind.—Notre Dame and Michigan first squared off in football in 1887. For the first 126 years of the rivalry, the Irish had never shut out the Wolverines. That changed Saturday night, as Notre Dame blanked Michigan, 31-0...

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  16. Everett Golson 2.0 Makes Notre Dame Legitimate Playoff Contenders

    South Bend, Ind.—If Everett Golson could change one thing about Saturday night's 31-0 victory over Michigan, it would've been the student section's song selection...

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  17. Golson to Carlisle ND Shutting Door on Michigan, 28-0

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  18. Big-Time Prospects Checking out Notre Dame

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  19. Mark Blaudschun's Blitz: Notre Dame's Future Path May Change Program Forever

    The picture appeared as if out of a textbook describing Notre Dame football. An October weekend in South Bend. Warm sun. Cool breezes. The campus filled with people...

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  20. Buckeyes, Irish Rub New Matchups in Michigan's Face

    Notre Dame had already made its intentions to leave Michigan clear, and both sides had seemingly put on a brave face with the end of their relationship looming on Saturday.....

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  21. Wolverines' Hoke: Losing Rivalries Not the Best for College Football

    You might have heard that Saturday's Michigan-Notre Dame matchup will be the final for the foreseeable future in the longtime rivalry series.....

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  22. Five Suspended Players at Notre Dame Still Awaiting Hearings

    On Monday, Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly said he was told the five players suspended in the school's academic fraud investigation would be getting their honor code hearings soon.....

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  23. Notre Dame Football: The Importance of the Irish Secondary Against Michigan

    SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Michigan has been blaring music this week during practice, trying to prepare for a raucous road environment Saturday night...

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  24. 10 Best Players from the Michigan-Notre Dame Rivalry

    Saturday night, one of college football’s great rivalries comes to an end, at least for now. When Michigan and Notre Dame meet at Notre Dame Stadium, it will mark the final scheduled game between the longtime rivals until at least 2020...

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  25. Notre Dame vs. Michigan: 5 Keys to an Irish Victory

    Saturday evening, Notre Dame and Michigan will play the final scheduled game of a rivalry defined by contentious stops and starts...

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