Found August 29, 2013 on Outside the Redzone:
For the first time in what seems like ages, there is little buzz around the storied Notre Dame football program despite coming up one win shy of the school’s 12th national championship and off the team’s best season since 1988. Notre Dame begins 2013 ranked 14th and at home on Saturday against Temple. The roster [...]

Notre Dame 2013 season preview part 3: Predictions

Well, here we are friends and neighbors. Today is the day that your Notre Dame Fightin’ Irish take the field again against Temple for their official start to the 2013 season. In the first two parts of my season preview, we took in depth looks at both sides of the team: The offense and the defense. Now that we’ve covered those areas, the most fun – and most difficult – part...

Notre Dame Fans Showing Quarterback Tommy 'Reesus' Rees Some Love

This is going to be an interesting season for the Notre Dame Fighting Irish. Gone are some key players, some by choice but one real important guy not by choice--quarterback Everett Golson. Lucky for the Irish the team has another guy with experience as a starter in the wings. Tommy 'Reesus' Rees. @t_rees11/Twitter The 'Reesus' is not a play on the...

Photo: Notre Dame Fans Are Ready To Support “Reesus” In 2013

There may be no team in the country more excited to start the 2013 football season than Notre Dame, which wants to quickly erase memories of a January 7th loss to Alabama in the BCS National Championship Game. The Irish will have a new look this season, as they lose several stars in players such as Manti Te’o, Everett Golson, and Kapron Lewis-Moore, among others. But there are...

ND's Massa converts back to QB with Zaire out

Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly says wide receiver Luke Massa will be the third-string quarterback for the 14th-ranked Fighting Irish on Saturday because freshman Malik Zaire has not been medically cleared to play against Temple as he recovers from mononucleosis. Kelly said Thursday that Massa took snaps during practice this week to get him ready to play. Massa was recruited to Notre...

Analyzing Notre Dame’s Week One Two-Deep Depth Chart

The Notre Dame Fighting Irish released their first official depth chart of the 2013 season a few days before their season opener against Temple. There were few surprises, including one major position change on the offensive line. Christian Lombard moves to Right Guard During the offseason, there were rumors that Lombard would move from his [...] [[ This is a content summary only...

The Anti-Preview: Notre Dame vs Temple

OH MY GOD WE ARE FINALLY READY FOR THE 2013 NOTRE DAME FOOTBALL SEASON!!! Finally after the offseason that just would not die, we can finally put most of that mess behind us and play some real, actual football.  The Irish are looking to get off to a good start, and in all honesty... they want to bury the last 7 months 6 feet deep right next to these so called "Owls"...

Video: Notre Dame’s Fighting Irish Digital Media Releases Fantastic 2013 Season Primer

As we mentioned yesterday, there may not be a team more excited to have a clean slate in 2013 than Notre Dame. The Irish begin the season ranked 11th in the USA Today Coaches’ Poll, and return an impressive cast of characters. Today, Notre Dame’s Fighting Irish Digital Media department released a primer video for the 2013 season, and it’s epic — enjoy: Notre Dame will take...

Five Logical Reasons the Notre Dame Will Win the BCS Championship

We’re about to enter the final 24 hours of waiting for Notre Dame football to return to our television sets and optimism is growing faster than a port-a-potty line in the Library Lot. It’s been a rough off-season for Brian Kelly the Fighting Irish. They had to deal with the death of a fake girlfriend. (Visited 1 times, 1 visits today)The post Five Logical Reasons the Notre Dame...

Notre Dame Fighting Irish versus Temple Owls: odds, point spread, over/under and tv info

The Notre Dame Fighting Irish went undefeated in the regular season in 2012. Their lone loss came in the National Championship game. While the Irish may be without Manti Te’o and Everett Golson the expectations remain high for Brian Kelly’s squad. Currently ranked No. 14, Notre Dame still views itself as a National Championship contender. On Saturday the first game of the season...

Live Eval & Film: OL Sam Mustipher

TOWSON, Md. -- Notre Dame commit Sam Mustipher, an offensive lineman at Olney (Md.) Our Lady of Good Counsel, opened his season last week, and was in attendance. In addition to game cut-ups, provides an evaluation of his performance.

Duckett "More Seasoned" After Rochester Loan

The last three years have been an adventure for Bilal Duckett. The Notre Dame graduate was drafted by the Vancouver Whitecaps in 2011 but was let go in the offseason after making four appearances, including two starts. Duckett would spend a year with the Harrisburg City Islanders of USL-PRO before earning a trial with the New England Revolution and eventually a contract. The lanky...

Irish Commit In Action

Notre Dame has done an impressive job recruiting offensive linemen the past few classes, and 2014 won't be an exception. Four-star guard Jimmy Byrne has been a starter for Cleveland St. Ignatius the past two seasons, and is one of the top linemen in the Midwest. Here are some clips of Byrne in action recently.

Live Eval & Film: OT Quenton Nelson

RED BANK, N.J. -- Notre Dame commit Quenton Nelson, a four-star offensive tackle from Red Bank (N.J.) Catholic High, performed well in his scrimmage this week and was there to provide a live evaluation and cut-ups.

The Wait is Over

Officially the Temple University football team has been preparing for Notre Dame for just over a week. Unofficially, the Owls have been getting themselves ready for this game their entire lives.

Friday Night Lights previews the games of each of Notre Dame's 2014 commits. Included are individual stats from last weekends' games.
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