Found April 21, 2013 on Holdout Sports:
PLAYERS: Louis Nix

Notre Dame Fighting Irish senior defensive lineman Louis Nix III, listed at 326 pounds, lined up as a quarterback in the shotgun formation and scrambled for a 2-point conversion during Saturday's intrasquad Blue and Gold spring football game at South Bend. Nix, playing for the blue team and wearing jersey number 1, got the snap and contemplated passing the ball before just running up the middle. Nix had a huge hole to run through and barreled his way in for the score, living up to his nickname "Irish Chocolate". Video via NotreDameAthletics. H/T NIS. Visit us at and follow us on Twitter @HoldoutSports.


Notre Dame's 340-pound Louis Nix scores two-point conversion, because he is 'Irish Chocolate'

Spring Games rock when teams like Notre Dame let 340-pounders like Louis Nix play quarterback. Don't trust us, though, check out the video.

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