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Notre Dame’s near upset at the hands of Pittsburgh helped NBC to a season-high overnight rating on Saturday. The Pittsburgh/Notre Dame college football game drew a 4.3 overnight rating on NBC Saturday afternoon, up 207% from the network’s sixth Notre Dame telecast last year, against Maryland in primetime (1.4), and up 187% from the sixth telecast in 2010, against Tulsa (1.5). The 4.3 overnight is the highest for a Notre Dame telecast on NBC since Michigan/Notre Dame in September 2010 [...]
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Ruining Notre Dame's 1993 and 2002 seasons are what this rivalry is known for, but there are a few other games that make me smile when I think back to BC vs Notre Dame. When we were rattling off wins in the 2000s there was a great Wile E. Coyote and Road Runner aspect to the series. The Irish fans were sure this was the year that they would finally put BC in its place. And every...
Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly has a degree in political science and even has worked on a presidential campaign, but has no interest in trying to lobby for a spot for the fourth-ranked Fighting Irish in the national title game.
Kelly said Tuesday that's because he doesn't think it would help the Irish, who are 9-0 for the first time since 1993.
''If it helped, you...
One name that has been repeatedly mentioned as a potential Spaz replacement is Notre Dame Defensive Coordinator Bob Diaco. BC will get a first hand look at the candidate this week. I like Diaco and think has many of the qualities we should look for in a new coach.Relentless RecruiterWe can debate the quality of our current roster but our ability to land key recruits is embarrassing...
One down, one to go for Oregon.
The Ducks moved up a spot and
passed Notre Dame in the BCS standings on Sunday, moving into third
place behind Alabama and Kansas State.
Oregon is coming off its biggest
victory of the season, winning 62-51 at Southern California on Saturday
night. That result, combined with Notre Dame's overtime victory against a
Here is the weekly installment of Notre Dame’s Trick Shot Monday … Boston College week. Trick Shot Monday began as a locker room tradition, but it has also made appearances in other locations around the Gug – the auditorium, the players’ lounge, even Coach Kelly’s office. In recent installments, the header has become a go-to shot. The post Notre Dame’s Trick Shot Monday...
With Notre Dame off the Michigan football schedule following the 2014 season, the Wolverines had some open dates to fill. Continue reading →
One down, one to go for Oregon.
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[Photo: Mike DiNovo US Presswire] Notre Dame’s hopes to get a chance at a national title were almost crushed last night by the Pittsburgh Panthers. Instead the Panthers were left stunned with a loss of their own, and the Irish went on to celebrate another check in the win column. Panther running back Ray Graham The post No. 4 Notre Dame Hangs On, Beats Pitt in 3OT appeared first...