Found September 03, 2013 on FatManWriting:
More and more each season we see how college football is becoming big business with millions of dollars on the line with every game. One loss can mean millions won by heading to a big bowl game or just thousands for one of the lower ties games. Which makes it even better when  you see things that show us that at least the kids still realize they are playing a game that is supposed to be fun; things like Notre Dame's Trick Shot Monday! The rules are simple. It's just like playing glorified beer pong minus the beer. There is a pin pong ball and a little red cup. The ball has to go in the cup, but it has to be done in a crazy, silly, outlandish sort of way. You can hit with your head, bounce it off the walls (or other people)--whatever it takes, but it has to be unique. Here is the most important part--when someone makes it you have to celebrate like you won the national championship and the lottery all in the same day.

Mark May and Skip Bayless embarrass themselves discussing Notre Dame-Michigan

Both Mark May and Skip Bayless should have known better, but that made some serious errors on TV when they said they watched Notre Dame-Michigan games while growing up. Michigan and Notre Dame didn’t play between 1943 and 1978, which is a problem for May and Bayless because May was born in 1959 and Bayless was born in 1951.  Perhaps it would be best not to lie on television. Mark...

Notre Dame Revives Tradition Of ‘Trick Shot Monday’

Don’t be surprised if you have never heard of Notre Dame’s tradition of trick shot Monday, it took me some research to find out that it was actually a tradition. We can all agree that it probably won’t be as longstanding as slapping the “Play Like a Champion” sign, but we can still enjoy it while it lasts. [NBC] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports

Michigan vs Notre Dame 2013 Hype Video: Under the Lights

Michigan and Notre Dame face off this week under the bright lights of the Big House. Here's your preview hype video to get you pumped for the 2013 showdown.

Mark May Was Weaned on Imaginary Notre Dame-Michigan Games

Brian Kelly started a minor ********* in Ann Arbor this week when he said the Michigan game wasn't a real Notre Dame rivalry, but Mark May was ready to set the record straight during last night's Florida State-Pitt halftime show by declaring how important it was to him. May took a break from yelling at Johnny Manziel to say, "I can't have much doubt. I think it&...

Brian Kelly: Michigan not a historic rival for Notre Dame

Notre Dame and Michigan play on Saturday night at the Big House for what will be one of the more anticipated games of the weekend. Unfortunately, the series between the two historic programs ends after next season. Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly doesn’t see the lack of games between the two schools as much of […]

Video: Mark May grew up watching Notre Dame and Michigan play? That’s impossible

ESPN's Mark May said he grew up watching the Michigan-Notre Dame rivalry game, but that is factually impossible for him to have done.

The Haps – 9/4: Everyone at ESPN Has a Fake Notre Dame/Michigan Story, The Highest Basketball Shot Ever

What’s The Haps for September 4th? Penn State sells t-shirts about beating Syracuse (really), Nebraska offers ridiculously awesome tailgate pods, ESPN talking heads tell fake stories, THE highest shot ever, and more. The Links - Penn State is selling commemorative t-shirts for Syracuse win That’s the joke. I don’t need to add anything here. The (Visited 5 times, 5 visits today...

Brian Kelly – Michigan not “historic” rival

Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly made some pretty big news yesterday when asked about the cancelling of the series with University of Michigan. Kelly said that the rivalry is really not much of a rivalry, shocking news to me. Instead Kelly called it more of a regional rivalry, even more shocking. I’m not a huge college football fan but I have to say that’s one of the games...

Rapid Reaction: Notre Dame 28, Temple 6

Boy the 2013 expectations escalated quickly! Temple did what they had to do upon finding themselves in the middle of a vicious cockfight - they kept their heads on a swivel. Safe to say we expected Notre Dame and Tommy Rees to ease into the season opener, pound the ball at the overmatched Temple front, and ultimately pull away gradually while the defense dominated a 4-7 team with...

Geben sees Notre Dame, has decision on deck

After his first official visit to Notre Dame last weekend, could Notre Dame pick up its first commitment in the 2014 class from Lithuanian native power forward Martin Geben?

Eye in the Sky: Offense

Notre Dame unholstered its Pistol offense 21 times during Saturday's competitive first three quarters. What was the new formation's success rate? That and much more is covered in Part 1 of our first Eye in the Sky film review of 2013.

It's Michigan Week

Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly toed the company line Sunday, downplaying his program's rivalry with Michigan. But no amount of coach speak (or ACC-fueled appeasement) can lessen what the Irish and Wolverines have meant to college football in September over the last 35 years.

Kelly: Michigan game a great rivalry

Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly has changed his stance two days after saying he didn't consider Michigan ''one of those historic, traditional Notre Dame rivalries.''

Play-calling Kinship

Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly relinquished play-calling duties last Saturday for the first time in his career. How did his long-time assistant Chuck Martin fare in his first foray under Kelly's watchful eye?

Hoke’s Roundtable – Week 2

Michigan's headman shares more of his thoughts Notre Dame rivalry, Saturday's match-up, and more.
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