Found September 26, 2013 on Sports-Glory:

Almost a year ago, the buzz surrounding the undefeated Fighting Irish was just starting to build after the historic institution had begun the season with understandably tempered expectations. Despite their 11 consensus national titles and reputation as a storied football factory, 

THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Notre Dame looks to stave off revenge attempt by Oklahoma

It was the defining moment of Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te’o's season last year. The Fighting Irish, on the road in Norman against the then #8 ranked Sooners, lead the game 20-13 with 5:05 left to play. Sooners quarterback Landry Jones had taken the ball to the 41 yard line. On the next play, Jones’ pass was tipped and before the ball could hit the ground, Te’o dove...

Key matchup: Nix III vs. Ikard

It's not as simple as saying the winner of this matchup is why OU or Notre Dame will win, but the Gabe Ikard vs. Louis Nix III battle is one to watch Saturday.

5 Reasons To Jump On The Tommy Rees Bandwagon

Tommy Turnover. Reesus. "Baby-face" Tommy.Those are just a few nicknames for Notre Dame's starting quarterback, Tommy Rees. And, despite a very good start to the 2013 season, Tommy still isn't liked by much of Notre Dame's fanbase. If you were to search up "Malik Zaire" or "Andrew Hendrix" on Twitter right now you would see a bunch of people...

Eye in the Sky: Part III

Our final offensive film review from Saturday's Irish victory over Michigan examines Notre Dame's short passing game and the outstanding pass protection quarterback Tommy Rees was afforded by his offensive line.

Oklahoma-Notre Dame Preview

Go ahead and play man-to-man defense against his squad, Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly dares. He believes he has the weapons both under center and in the receiving game to create an advantage. This is no startling revelation to Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops, who is preparing to have his players defend plenty of Tommy Rees pass attempts as his No. 14 Sooners visit the 22nd-ranked Fighting...

Irish Blogger Gathering: Good Vibrations

The Irish Blogger Gathering is getting HYPED for this upcoming game against Oklahoma. This week, I drew Keith Arnold of Inside the Irish and forced him to write poetry, work as a psychologist, and DJ some beats. The typical. You can catch the rest of the IBG's as they roll in on the member sites: Her Loyal Sons NDNation.com Strong & True UHND (My Answers) Inside...
Fighting Irish News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.