Posted September 15, 2013 on
In the end, Notre Dame was just too much for Purdue, earning a 31-24 victory in Ross-Ade Stadium. While Darrell Hazell won't accept moral victories for his program, he sure can be pleased with the heart his team showed.

Photos: Here Is What Notre Dame’s Shamrock Series Helmets Could Have Looked Like

Last month, Notre Dame unveiled special white and gold uniforms for its 2013 Shamrock Series game vs. Arizona State. The uniforms were very well received by Fighting Irish fans, and the new helmet design drew particularly rave views — here’s what it looks like, for a refresher: Photo via @NDFBEquipment But recently, we came across one of the helmets that was supposedly a possibility...

Video: Notre Dame TE Troy Niklas, Known As ‘Hercules’, Reveals His Max Bench Press

Troy isn’t afraid to strike a pose One reason for that is his play on the field — Niklas has two touchdown receptions in the team’s first two games and currently averages 71 yards per game. Another reason is the 6-foot-7, 270-pound converted linebacker’s larger-than-life personality. Niklas, who is nicknamed “Hercules,” has gained a reputation as one of the team’s strongest...

Handsome Hour: Notre Dame Week

First off, apologies for the late posting of the Handsome Hour for this week. A number of travel and work-related obstacles prevented me from editing and then posting the Handsome Hour. However, the good news is that even if you can't listen to this before the game, there's still plenty to enjoy. It's marinated and tenderized and ready for your consumption. Ways to enjoy...

BSRTV: Boilers bested by Notre Dame

Publishers Chris Emma of Boiler Sports Report and Tim O'Malley of Irish Eyes recap Notre Dame's 31-24 win over Purdue.

Notre Dame Fighting Irish vs. Purde Boilermakers: Odds, Point Spread, Over/Under and tv info

Notre Dame’s win against Purdue was one of its signature performances early last season. This Saturday the Fighting Irish look to use Purdue to soften the blow up a loss last week to Michigan. The No. 21 Notre Dame Fighting Irish (1-1) travel to Ross-Ade Stadium in West Lafayette, Indiana to play against their instate rivals – the Purdue Boilermakers. (1-1) ABC will have coverage...

Notre Dame defense struggling through 3 games

The Notre Dame defense is looking nothing like the dominant squad that led the Fighting Irish into the national championship game a season ago. A quarter of the way into the season, the 22nd-ranked Fighting Irish (2-1) are giving up 23.5 points a game, nearly double last year's average of 12.8, and are surrendering 411 yards a game after holding opponents to 306 yards a game...

Victory: Notre Dame 31, Purdue 24

Notre Dame was in search of a lot answers Saturday Night after its loss to Michigan, but instead, the Irish have even more questions after its 31-24 victory over Purdue. The Irish have been plagued by slow starts in this young season, and this game was no different. In the first 4 offensive drives, Notre Dame ran 22 plays for 57 yards and ZERO points. The defense looked...

Live Thread: Purdue hosts Notre Dame

Purdue hosts rival Notre Dame at Ross-Ade Stadium. Follow along with Boiler Sports Report for live updates.

Post-Purdue: Cam McDaniel

Notre Dame running back Cam McDaniel discusses his grind-it-out performance, including 16 rushes for 56 yards in Notre Dame's win over Purdue.

A Higher Standard

Notre Dame didn't receive theirs until the team re-took the field following the halftime break. From there they looked competent and competitive though nowhere near the admirable collection of championship contenders that took the field last fall.

Miss Friday's action? Full Week 2 Prep Zone replays

Game 1 - Serra 19, Notre Dame 13 Game 2 - Orange Lutheran 21, Palmdale 6 Game 3 - Alemany 42, Narbonne 14 Game 4 - Corona del Mar 24, El Toro 21

Kelly Q&A: Post-Game

Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly addressed the media following his team's 31-24 comeback win in West Lafayette.

Pledge Recap

Scores and stats of Notre Dame commits from the weekend.

Ballage adds a new school to his radar

Notre Dame has reciprocated the interest of a new name on the running back board in the class of 2014.


Another week in the books and another week lives up to the hype that is college football. Bama got their revenge even though Johnny Football did his thing. Notre Dame played like Notre Dame when it mattered to get the W. Nebraska looked like they were going to destroy UCLA, but then they played the [&hellip(Visited 1 times, 1 visits today)The post NCB PICK EM RESULTS – WEEK...
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