1. Inconsistent Everett Golson Throws Notre Dame's Playoff Hopes Away

    TEMPE, Ariz. — Notre Dame's playoff hopes disappeared Saturday afternoon, melting away in the desert sun as the Irish offense gift-wrapped 28 points to Arizona State in a 55-31 defeat...

    Keith Arnold Written by Keith Arnold about 18 days ago 7,834 reads 131 comments

  2. No. 8 Irish 55-31 Lose 55-31 to No. 11 ASU

    TEMPE, Ariz. — Everett Golson's latest rash of turnovers spoiled Notre Dame's comeback. The Irish's chances at the College Football Playoff are all but done, too. .....

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 18 days ago 271 reads 0 comments

  3. Was the Playoff Committee Right About Notre Dame All Along?

    The Notre Dame Fighting Irish lost a heartbreaker to the Arizona State Sun Devils, 55-31. With the loss, the Irish are all but certain of falling from College Football Playoff contention...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 18 days ago 6,847 reads 59 comments

  4. Gamechanger: Arizona State Too Strong

    Everett Golson had four interceptions and a fumble in Notre Dame's loss against Arizona State. Taylor Kelly had 224 yards passing and three touchdowns in the Sun Devils' 55-31 victory...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 18 days ago 186 reads 0 comments

  5. Notre Dame Football: Nyles Morgan Key to Stopping Arizona State

    Ready or not, here comes Nyles Morgan. Notre Dame's freshman middle linebacker, just months after being one of the crown jewels of the Irish's 2014 recruiting class, holds the key to beating Arizona State this weekend...

    Keith Arnold Written by Keith Arnold about 20 days ago 3,301 reads 11 comments

  6. Notre Dame Football: How the Irish Move on Without Joe Schmidt

    SOUTH BEND, Ind. — When Notre Dame football races into the warm sunshine Saturday to face Arizona State, the Irish will take the field without leading tackler Joe Schmidt...

    Mike Monaco Written by Mike Monaco about 20 days ago 2,845 reads 7 comments

  7. Kiper: QB Everett Golson Needs One More Year

    Notre Dame quarterback Everett Golson has been outstanding this year, leading the Fighting Irish to an 7-1 record and No. 10 in the College Football Playoff Rankings.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 20 days ago 252 reads 0 comments

  8. Jaylon Smith Stepping into Irish Leadership Void

    In an attempt to console senior Joe Schmidt after he suffered a season-ending ankle injury, fellow linebacker Jaylon Smith expressed the proper sentiment.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 20 days ago 162 reads 0 comments

  9. Notre Dame Confident Nyles Morgan Can Handle the Job vs. ASU

    The following quote is probably hyperbole, given Joe Schmidt was an extension of Brian VanGorder on the field and Nyles Morgan has played a grand total of about two quarters at the college level...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 20 days ago 143 reads 0 comments

  10. Notre Dame Doesn't Want ASU Game to Come Down to Final Play

    If Notre Dame plays according to its plan on Saturday, another game with major playoff implications won't be decided in the final seconds.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 20 days ago 88 reads 0 comments

  11. Irish Defense Adjusts to Life Without Joe Schmidt

    Last year's Arizona State game served as a coming-out party of sorts for Jaylon Smith, as the then-freshman tallied a then-career high nine tackles, forced a fumble and began to resemble the five-star stud Notre Dame had signed out of high school...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 20 days ago 76 reads 0 comments

  12. Notre Dame Football: How Would Irish Fare in SEC in 2014?

    "Yeah, but they'd finish no better than fifth in the SEC." Versions of the above statement frequently pop up on Twitter and in online message boards, usually by critics ...

    Brian Pedersen Written by Brian Pedersen about 20 days ago 17,115 reads 200 comments

  13. 5-Star QB Malik Henry, a 2016 Notre Dame Recruiting Target, Set to Announce

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 21 days ago 228 reads 0 comments

  14. Will Another Notre Dame Linebacker Break out vs. Arizona State?

    Jaylon Smith's first truly big game at the college level came against Arizona State a year ago, with the then-freshman leading Notre Dame in tackles in a 37-34 win over the eventual Pac-12 South champs...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 21 days ago 62 reads 0 comments

  15. Notre Dame, Arizona State Defenses Going in Opposite Directions

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 21 days ago 112 reads 0 comments

  16. Notre Dame's Everett Golson Called 'Key to Their Whole Offense'

    Notre Dame's Everett Golson is having one of the best seasons by a quarterback in the school's storied history, and Arizona State coach Todd Graham knows stopping him is a must when the teams meet Saturday night in Tempe...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 21 days ago 169 reads 0 comments

  17. ND's Brian Kelly Previews Top-10 CFP Battle

    Notre Dame fought off a persistent Navy team in week ten of the college football season to improve to 7-1 and remains #10 in the second College Football Playoff Rankings...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 21 days ago 233 reads 0 comments

  18. Can Brian Kelly's Political Savvy Help Irish Make the College Football Playoff?

    The son of an alderman. The aide to a Massachusetts state senator. Experience on the presidential campaign trail. Brian Kelly came to Notre Dame looking like both a successful football coach and a polished political candidate...

    Keith Arnold Written by Keith Arnold about 22 days ago 3,538 reads 15 comments

  19. Notre Dame Football: Everything Irish Fans Need to Know About Arizona State

    SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Notre Dame football stayed put at No. 10 in the latest College Football Playoff rankings, but the Irish have a juicy opportunity to nab an impressive victory Saturday against No...

    Mike Monaco Written by Mike Monaco about 22 days ago 7,152 reads 10 comments

  20. Golson Named Semifinalist for Davey O'Brien Award

    Notre Dame's Everett Golson on Tuesday was named one of 16 semifinalists for the Davey O'Brien Award, given each season to the most outstanding quarterback in the country.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 22 days ago 94 reads 0 comments

  21. Ticket Prices Soaring for ASU-Notre Dame Game

    Arizona State's Saturday showdown with Notre Dame carries major College Football Playoff implications, and the ticket prices reflect just that.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 22 days ago 96 reads 0 comments

  22. Justin Utupo's Dedication to Notre Dame Pays off vs. Navy

    Sheldon Day and James Onwualu pressured Keenan Reynolds and forced a throw that seemed to seek out Justin Utupo's left hand.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 22 days ago 9 reads 0 comments

  23. Brian Kelly: Notre Dame Doesn't Schedule 'Glorified Byes'

    Perhaps sensing Notre Dame is losing the perception battle when it comes to its strength of schedule, coach Brian Kelly fired a few shots Tuesday in the Irish's defense, saying Notre ...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 22 days ago 270 reads 0 comments

  24. Injured Notre Dame Linebacker Joe Schmidt Won't Go Away

    Life after senior middle linebacker Joe Schmidt's season-ending ankle injury got a little more muddled instead of defined over the past couple of days, with Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly wanting to tinker on the practice field first...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 22 days ago 100 reads 0 comments

  25. Is the CFP Committee Disrespecting the Notre Dame Fighting Irish?

    The College Football Playoff committee released its rankings on Tuesday, and for the second week in a row, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish are sitting at No. 10...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 22 days ago 11,486 reads 83 comments