Posted November 10, 2012 on
The early evening brought plenty of good news for Notre Dame, with top-ranked Alabama faltering and falling to Texas A&M. But how would the Irish respond to a chance at further solidifying a top-three spot in the Bowl Championship Series title chase?

Notre Dame coach Kelly begins BCS campaign

Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly is ready to start campaigning for a spot in the BCS title game. Kelly said in his conference call with reporters on Sunday that Notre Dame's 10 wins against FBS opponents and No. 1 ranking in scoring defense make it a good pick for the Top 2. Kelly has been saying he doesn't want to get involved in politicking for a spot in the BCS title game...

Wouldn't be 1st time BC plays Notre Dame spoiler

Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly won't talk to his team this week about Boston College's history as a spoiler. Kelly doesn't like to dwell on history, even at one of the most historic programs in college football. The fourth-ranked Fighting Irish play at BC on Saturday night. The Eagles are 2-7 with little to play for except the chance to spoil the season for the only other...

Second viewing thoughts and grade report: Notre Dame

BC should preserve this game in some sort of time capsule. That way if future BC fans want to know what life was like under Spaz, they'll have the perfect example in this game. You had a fanbase and a team dying to compete and win (to the point that players were crying), yet we had an ineffective offense, breakdowns on defense and got overpowered in the trenches. As we move on...

NCAA Week 10: TV Ratings Still Red Hot For Notre Dame on NBC

The resurgence of the Notre Dame football team has paid off for NBC. Last Saturday’s Pittsburgh/Notre Dame college football game drew a 3.8 final rating and 6.030 million viewers on NBC, up 192% in ratings and 190% in viewership from Maryland/Notre Dame in primetime last year (1.3, 2.077M), and up 138% and 164%, respectively, from Tulsa/Notre Dame in 2010 (1.6, 2.288M). The game...

Notre Dame Undefeated Streak Continues, Defeat BC 21-6

Notre Dame quarterback Everett Golson throws under pressure from an approaching Boston College defender, Kasim Edebali. [AP photo: Winslow Townson] Notre Dame “shipped up to Boston” and did exactly what they needed to do – take care of business and get another win. In the process they improved their record to 10-0, a mark not The post Notre Dame Undefeated Streak Continues...

Future Irish In Action

Some members of Notre Dame's recruiting class have seen their seasons end while others are looking to advance in their state playoffs. Check out what each is doing going into the weekend.

Open Thread: Notre Dame at Boston College

IMAGE VIA NDMSPAINT Open thread is open. I am going to have to watch the game on my phone FOR THE THIRD ******* TIME THIS I probably won't be around it much. Regulars, do your thang.

Hockey starts weekend on a good note and other links

They hockey team began Notre Dame weekend on a winning note by beating the Irish 3-1.If you didn't read it earlier this week, here is the moving story on Women's Basketball Coach Erik Johnson's return to Boston and dealing with the loss of his son. Johnson's team lost their season opener.Soccer players Kyle Bekker and Charlie Rugg, and Derrick Boateng earned 2012...
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