1. Tim Tebow: When Did Experts Stop Caring About Winning?

    What do the following quarterbacks have in common: Michael Vick , Carson Palmer, and Matt Cassel ? They have all been to the Pro Bowl. What do Mark Sanchez and Joe Flacco have in common? They have played in the AFC Championship...

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  2. College Football: Why the Army vs. Navy Game Matters

    I have watched the Army/Navy game since childhood although I cannot say I'm a true fan of either program...

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  3. Notre Dame Football: Top Reasons the Irish Underachieved Their Way to 8-4

    Notre Dame entered the 2011 season with high expectations from fans and analysts alike. In almost every major publication the Irish enjoyed a preseason Top 25 ranking...

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  4. Notre Dame Football: Irish Seek to Press Luck at the Farm

    Notre Dame (8-3, 22) at Stanford (10-1, 4) 8 p.m. EST, TV: ABC With the Irish likely headed to the Champs Sports Bowl, they have one final chance to move up in the rankings and knock off a marquee opponent...

    Irish Jimmy Written by Irish Jimmy about almost 3 years ago 991 reads 31 comments

  5. Notre Dame Football: Irish Look To Win on Senior Day

    Boston College (3-7) at Notre Dame (7-3, 24) Saturday, November 19th 4 p.m. TV: NBC Radio: Westwood One The Irish look to move up in the rankings and improve their bowl position while sending the seniors out of Notre Dame Stadium with a win...

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  6. Notre Dame Football: Can the Terps Upset the Irish?

    Notre Dame (6-3) vs. Maryland (2-7) Saturday, November 12th, Fedex Field 7:30 p.m. (NBC, Westwood One) Notre Dame will make their second leg through the ACC as they travel to Fedex Field to take on a supremely disappointing Maryland team...

    Irish Jimmy Written by Irish Jimmy about almost 3 years ago 259 reads 8 comments

  7. Notre Dame Football: Irish Travel to Wake Forest Looking to Become Bowl Eligible

    Notre Dame (5-3) at Wake Forest (5-3) Time: 8 p.m. TV: ESPN Notre Dame Offense vs. Wake Forest Defense I feel like a broken record each week as I discuss the explosiveness of the Notre Dame offense when they don't turn the ball over...

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  8. Notre Dame vs. Navy: Can the Irish Regroup?

    Notre Dame (4-3) vs. Navy (2-5) South Bend, IN 3:30 p.m. NBC The Irish are coming off an extremely disappointing loss to USC while Navy has lost five in a row and is in jeopardy of ending an eight-year bowl streak...

    Irish Jimmy Written by Irish Jimmy about almost 3 years ago 444 reads 6 comments

  9. Notre Dame Football: USC Looks to Break Irish Momentum

    Notre Dame (4-2) vs. USC (5-1) Saturday, October 22nd 7:30 P.M. TV: NBC After a blowout victory over Air Force and a bye week, the Irish look to continue to build momentum toward a possible, although unlikely, BCS invitation...

    Irish Jimmy Written by Irish Jimmy about 3 years ago 1,109 reads 11 comments

  10. Notre Dame Football: Irish Return Home to Face Air Force

    Notre Dame (3-2) vs. Air Force (3-1) South Bend, Indiana 3:40 p.m. ET TV: NBC The Irish return home after two straight road wins with a record of 3-2. Solid defense and an excellent running game have been the catalyst for the Irish...

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  11. Notre Dame Football: Irish Pound Purdue as Critical Part of Schedule Approaches

    Heading into this week, I predicted a difficult night for the Irish as they ventured to Ross-Ade Stadium to face the Purdue Boilermakers...

    Irish Jimmy Written by Irish Jimmy about 3 years ago 308 reads 0 comments

  12. Notre Dame Football: Irish Trek to Purdue Seeking to Break .500

    After staggering and scuffling their way around Heinz Field on Saturday, the Irish made all the right moves late in the game and escaped Pittsburgh with a 15-12 victory. This week the Irish will attempt to break ...

    Irish Jimmy Written by Irish Jimmy about 3 years ago 926 reads 33 comments

  13. Notre Dame Football: Irish take home an Ugly win at Pitt

    Notre Dame is 2-2 after a much more difficult than expected road win at Pittsburgh. Last week following a solid performance against Michigan State, the message boards were alive ...

    Irish Jimmy Written by Irish Jimmy about 3 years ago 287 reads 4 comments

  14. Notre Dame Football: Irish Travel to Pittsburgh Looking To Even the Ledger

    Notre Dame (1-2) at Pitt (2-1) Noon, ABC The Irish will look to even their record at 2-2 after a dreadful start and get their first road win of the season when they venture to Pittsburgh on Saturday...

    Irish Jimmy Written by Irish Jimmy about 3 years ago 758 reads 2 comments

  15. Notre Dame Football: Irish Right the Ship and Smack Sparty in the Process

    After fumbling and bumbling to an unthinkable 0-2 start, Notre Dame finally appeared to right the ship and likely save their season on Saturday in South Bend...

    Irish Jimmy Written by Irish Jimmy about 3 years ago 2,863 reads 8 comments

  16. Notre Dame Football: Irish Look to Avoid 0-3 vs. Sparty

    Michigan State (2-0) at Notre Dame (0-2) Series Record: Notre Dame leads (46-32-1) Last Time: Michigan State used “Little Giants” (Fake Field Goal) to stun the Irish in overtime...

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  17. Notre Dame Football: Michigan Leaves the Irish for Dead in a Stunner

    Lou Holtz once said, “You are never as good as everyone tells you when you win, and you’re never as bad as they say you are when you lose.” After last week’s debacle vs...

    Irish Jimmy Written by Irish Jimmy about 3 years ago 1,173 reads 2 comments

  18. Notre Dame Football: Preview of Week 2 at Michigan

    Notre Dame (0-1) at Michigan (1-0) Series Record: Michigan Leads (22-15-1) Last Time: Denard Robinson’s 2-yard TD run with 27 seconds left gave Michigan a 28-24 win...

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  19. Notre Dame Football: Hot Read Week 2

    The Sophomore signal-caller led the Irish to four victories to close the 2010 season. On Saturday, Rees replaced an ineffective Dayne Crist at halftime and nearly authored a miracle comeback versus South Florida...

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  20. Notre Dame Football: Is Tommy Rees Like Joe Montana?

    Prior to the start of the season, I advocated the return of Dayne Crist to the starting quarterback position at Notre Dame...

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  21. Notre Dame Football: Your BCS Invitation Got Lost in the Mail

    Outlined against a stormy September sky, Notre Dame’s BCS hopes were swept over like a cyclone in the form of the South Florida Bulls...

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  22. Notre Dame Hot Read: Week 1

    Theo Riddick The diminutive prep standout from New Jersey is on a fast track to super stardom with the Irish...

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  23. Notre Dame Football: Preview of Week 1 South Florida

    Notre Dame (0-0) vs. South Florida (0-0) Series Record: 1 st Meeting Last Time: 1 st Meeting South Florida Offense: The Bulls return five starters to an offense ...

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  24. Notre Dame Football: 5 Potential Hurdles for a Great Season

    Conventional wisdom seems to indicate that Notre Dame football will return to the top 20 this season. However, where exactly do they check in? Are the Irish BCS bound as some fans ...

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  25. Notre Dame Football: 5 Irish Teams that Seized the Moment

    As summer gives way to fall, the 2011 Notre Dame football season is nearly upon us. After overcoming tremendous adversity, the Irish used a strong finish and excellent recruiting ...

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