1. Kevin White: Notre Dame is a "Junior Partner"

    Many have questioned the negativity toward Kevin White during this tenure at Notre Dame, but yesterday on WRAL, White confirmed why he was never a good fit...

    The Rock NDNation.com Written by The Rock NDNation.com about over 6 years ago 279 reads 0 comments

  2. Notre Dame Football: The Recruiting Theory of Relativity

    Don't you love perspective posts? Today, I read an article labeling ND recruiting this year as so-so. While it's certainly not on par with last year's class, you have to like what we've brought in so far...

    The Rock NDNation.com Written by The Rock NDNation.com about over 6 years ago 1,941 reads 15 comments

  3. Notre Dame Football: NBC Commercial Breaks Are Killing the Magic

    Who kills the magic at Notre Dame? Often, it's the very network that supports it (and Dick Ebersol has been a committed Note Dame supporter). NBC has been a good partner, but it is time ND started demanding more from the network...

    The Rock NDNation.com Written by The Rock NDNation.com about over 6 years ago 5,202 reads 22 comments

  4. Notre Dame: AD Search Update

    Not much to report. As mentioned in a June Press Release, Notre Dame is not rushing into a decision on a new athletic director. Notre Dame recently hired an Executive Search firm and will be conducting a complete search process...

    The Rock NDNation.com Written by The Rock NDNation.com about over 6 years ago 357 reads 0 comments

  5. Notre Dame Football: Ben Turk Is Irish

    Notre Dame filled their need at punter when Ben Turk of St. Thomas Aquinas committed to the Irish, as first reported by Irish Eyes.The six-foot, 175-pound punter averaged just under 41 yards per punt last season...

    The Rock NDNation.com Written by The Rock NDNation.com about over 6 years ago 587 reads 0 comments

  6. Notre Dame AD Search: Character, Credibility and Courage

    Who knows what's going on behind the (hopefully not lace) curtain as ND considers its next choice for Athletic Director? As I wrote in For Love and Money, we need someone who has credibility, ...

    The Rock NDNation.com Written by The Rock NDNation.com about over 6 years ago 378 reads 0 comments

  7. Notre Dame Football: The Fox and The Bull

    No it's not a new South Bend pub, though we could use one. Thursday, Notre Dame landed linebacker Dan Fox and today the Tennessean is reporting that the Irish will land stud offensive ...

    The Rock NDNation.com Written by The Rock NDNation.com about over 6 years ago 730 reads 0 comments

  8. Notre Dame AD Search: Hey, Look at My Guy

    As Notre Dame prepares to make its choice for the next athletic director, it's confronted with an enviable problem: seemingly too many good candiates...

    The Rock NDNation.com Written by The Rock NDNation.com about over 6 years ago 338 reads 0 comments

  9. Notre Dame: Replacing Kevin White As Athletic Director

    The Rock Report As we understand it, Kevin White has been shopping around for sometime with the University's blessing (and encouragement from some quarters...

    The Rock NDNation.com Written by The Rock NDNation.com about over 6 years ago 834 reads 0 comments

  10. The Last Line of Defense

    After being ridiculed and dissected for years, Notre Dame's secondary appears to be the deepest and most talented personnel group on the Irish team...

    The Rock NDNation.com Written by The Rock NDNation.com about over 6 years ago 490 reads 0 comments

  11. Carlo Calabrese Commits to Notre Dame

    Carlo Calabrese, a 6-foot-2, 225-pound linebacker from New Jersey, has committed to play for Notre Dame. Analyst Tom Lemming described Calabrese as a player in the "nasty" mold Weis is looking for...

    The Rock NDNation.com Written by The Rock NDNation.com about over 6 years ago 628 reads 1 comments

  12. Notre Dame Football: The Light at the End of the Tunnel

    One thing seems certain, Irish football fortunes are going to snap back faster than the housing market. For the first time since 2005, I'm forecasting returns above guidance for the Irish...

    The Rock NDNation.com Written by The Rock NDNation.com about over 6 years ago 1,148 reads 4 comments

  13. Notre Dame Football: Ty Willingham and Racial Bias

    I’m biased. I know this because I publicly came out in support of Tyrone Willingham when he was hired by Notre Dame, noting that the color of his skin would be both good for the program and good for minorities in coaching...

    The Rock NDNation.com Written by The Rock NDNation.com about over 6 years ago 4,038 reads 25 comments

  14. Notre Dame Football: Passing Inefficiency by the Numbers

    Omahadomer has finally put some numbers behind my dead horse beaten argument that Notre Dame threw the ball far too much that last few years despite a sieve of an offensive line. If you add sacks in, Notre Dame completed...

    The Rock NDNation.com Written by The Rock NDNation.com about over 6 years ago 785 reads 1 comments

  15. The New Kid in Town

    Just wanted to make ND fans aware that an ND alum has gotten a really cool concept off the ground. Dave Finocchio and his partners started a company called the Bleacher Report...

    The Rock NDNation.com Written by The Rock NDNation.com about over 6 years ago 376 reads 0 comments

  16. The Fightin' Irish

    Manners have their place. The football field is not one of them. For too long is seems that ND has been Monkified on the football field. Neutered, declawed, deboned, denied, defeated...

    The Rock NDNation.com Written by The Rock NDNation.com about over 6 years ago 210 reads 0 comments

  17. To Hell With Michigan

    Come on Michigan fans, know you're own damn history. Wolverine fans across the country are having a collective pantie bunch over Charlie Weis's stump speech that ended with a seeming low blow at "that team up north...

    The Rock NDNation.com Written by The Rock NDNation.com about over 6 years ago 553 reads 5 comments

  18. Chuck Long on SDSU

    Coach Long Press Conference Quotes Long speaks to the media following the end of 2008 spring drills April 30, 2008 SDSU FootballPress Conference QuotesApril 30, 2008Aztec Athletics Center ...

    The Rock NDNation.com Written by The Rock NDNation.com about over 6 years ago 460 reads 0 comments

  19. Notre Dame Football: The Irish's Academic Success

    The point of yesterday's article (which seems to have been lost on some) was that all of this media energy being wasted on Notre Dame's perceived arrogance could and should actually be focused on the real problems of college football...

    The Rock NDNation.com Written by The Rock NDNation.com about over 6 years ago 469 reads 0 comments