| Nov 5, 2011
| 9:56 PM
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Notre Dame's football team became eligible for a bowl game with Saturday night's 24-17 victory over Wake Forest.
But it almost certainly will not be one of the five BCS bowl games for which the Irish aspired to be eligible...
| Nov 4, 2011
| 4:10 AM
This is the ACC’s chance, a unique, seemingly fated, three-weekend window to lure Notre Dame into a conference with more Irish connections than a Kennedy compound barbecue.
The opportunity starts Friday when Notre Dame’s football traveling...
| Nov 12, 2011
| 9:22 PM
LANDOVER, Md. — Say what you will about the green uniforms and incandescent, visible-from-Jupiter's-moons gold helmets. Notre Dame hasn't had trouble looking better than tomato-can opponents for its annual off-site home game events, and Maryland...
| Nov 19, 2011
| 1:43 PM
They were 3-7, right?
Wasn't Notre Dame coming in with some momentum after winning seven of their last eight games?
Records seemed to be thrown out during a windy, sometimes rainy, but always surly day in South Bend, where a sure thing Senior Day...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 9:55 AM
Notre Dame plays three ACC opponents this football season and faced 14 from 2006-11. The compelling question now is: How often might the Irish play the ACC champion in future Orange Bowls?
In announcing a 12-year extension of their partnership Tuesday,...
| Jan 16, 2012
| 5:56 PM
Notre Dame begins spring semester classes Tuesday.
Will the nation's top quarterback recruit be among the student body after all?
Recruiting sites and message boards suddenly were awash Monday with reports and rumors that Gunner Kiel, the prized...
| Jan 1, 2012
| 11:18 PM
Not that anyone would have foreseen this moment, but just for the sake of it, let’s trip back to the winter of 2009 in Mount Dora and suppose we had asked former Florida State football player Bruce Heggie Sr., what he would be doing in 2011 if the...
| Jan 7, 2012
| 7:50 AM
No matter how you look at the early recruiting happenings for 2013 East River linebacker Ryne Rankin, everything always comes back to Cincinnati, who gave the 6-foot-1, 230-pounder his first college football scholarship offer on Friday.
| Jan 10, 2012
| 6:46 PM
Notre Dame has extended the contract of head football coach Brian Kelly by two years, keeping him in South Bend through the 2016 campaign.
The Fighting Irish have gone 8-5 in each of Kelly's first two seasons. Notre Dame is 1-1 in bowl games under Kelly....
| Jul 29, 2011
| 11:01 AM
Kirk Herbstreit's relationship with Notre Dame football dates to Lindsey Nelson doing the Irish highlights on Sunday mornings when the ESPN analyst was just a kid.
To Herbstreit, it feels just as long since the Irish have boasted a vicious, dominating,...
| Aug 3, 2011
| 1:54 PM
SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Michael Floyd is back, and Brian Kelly insists that was never a given even after Notre Dame's star receiver passed through the school's disciplinary system relatively unscathed.
Floyd won't miss a game, either, and Kelly insists...
| Aug 4, 2011
| 11:06 AM
In a news conference Friday to open preseason camp formally, Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly will have a ranked team to talk about.
The Irish landed at No. 18 in the preseason USA Today coaches poll released Thursday, the highest-ranked team that finished...