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Notre Dame RB Cierre Wood entering NFL Draft

Notre Dame running back Cierre Wood announced today he will forgo his final season of athletic eligibility and enter the 2013 NFL Draft. Wood leaves Notre Dame as the seventh-leading rusher in school history, having gained 2,447 yards on 450 career carries. No running back in Notre Dame history with as many career rushes as Wood has a better yards-per-rush average as his 5.4 yards...
Via The Sports Bank
January 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Notre Dame running back uses social media to announce Saturday will be his last home game

Notre Dame junior RB Cierre Wood announced through social media that Saturday was his final home game at Notre Dame Stadium.This likely means Wood plans on leaving for the NFL after this season. Head coach Brian Kelly is very good at keeping his top players, convincing them to finish all four years of eligibility rather than leave early, but Wood will have already graduated prior...
Via NFL Draft Zone
November 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Notre Dame football waxes Wake, now #1 in BCS

 What a wild, wild week for Notre Dame football, and for the BCS overall. Irish fans, starving for a potential National Championship game berth, knew that not only did the Irish have to take care of business against the Wake Forest Demon Deacons Saturday, but also needed some help from Kansas State or Oregon. Unexpectedly, they got help from both. But first things first: The Wake...
Via isportsweb.com
November 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Notre Dame football week 8 preview: BYU

 Notre Dame football heads into its week 8 match-up against the Brigham Young Cougars after a much-celebrated (and highly controversial) victory over the Stanford Cardinal last week. That victory propelled Notre Dame to a #5 ranking in both the AP and Coach’s polls as well as the initial BCS standings. That’s the Irish’s highest ranking since achieving the #2 rank in week...
Via isportsweb.com
October 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Notre Dame football week 7 preview: #17 Stanford

I doubt anyone at the beginning of this season would have guessed Notre Dame football would be ranked higher than Stanford at this point.Heck, I doubt many people thought Notre Dame would be  ranked, period, let alone undefeated. I sure didn’t (see here: http://wp.me/prUUN-L9O).But, here we are. The 5-0 Fighting Irish will meet the 4-1 Cardinal in South Bend on Saturday. It will...
Via isportsweb.com
October 12, 2012  |  Discuss
SHORT STAFFED

Two ND players suspended

Notre Dame starting running back Cierre Wood and defensive end Justin Utupo have been suspended to start the season for violating team rules.

Via Crystal Ball Run
August 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Notre Dame suspends Wood two games

Notre Dame has suspended starting tailback Cierre Wood two games for violating team rules. Wood led the Irish in rushing last year with 1,102 yards and scored nine rushing touchdowns while averaging 5.1 yards per carry. Wood, a senior, played in all 13 games in 2011 with nine starts. Theo Riddick and George Atkinson III will likely be the Irish's top two ball carriers now that...
Via AP on Fox
August 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Notre Dame suspends starting RB Cierre Wood

Notre Dame has suspended starting tailback Cierre Wood two games for violating team rules. Wood led the Irish in rushing last year with 1,102 yards and scored nine rushing touchdowns while averaging 5.1 yards per carry. Wood, a senior, played in all 13 games in 2011 with nine starts. Theo Riddick and George Atkinson III will likely be the Irish's top two ball carriers now that...
Via AP on Fox
August 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Cierre Wood Suspended For Season Opener Against Navy

Notre Dame starting running back, Cierre Wood, is suspended for the Irish's season opened against Navy in Dublin, Ireland. The rumors were in full swing last night, but there have been rumblings of something going on for almost a month now.  Keith Arnold confirmed with his sources earlier today. Cierre Wood suspended for season opener (maybe more) wp.me/p14QUi...
Via Subway Domer
August 26, 2012  |  Discuss

RB Wood steps up for Irish

Brian Kelly's motto this season has been ''next man in'' for injury-riddled Notre Dame. Now it's Cierre Wood's turn. With starting running back Jonas Gray suffering a torn ACL against Boston College, the Irish will lean even more heavily on Wood in Saturday's game at No. 4 Stanford. Wood wasn't exactly behind Gray. Wood began the season as the...
Via Fox Sports
November 24, 2011  |  Discuss
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