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LOUIS NIX RUMORS & GOSSIP

Day One 49ers Draft Prospects: Louis Nix NT

As the 2014 NFL Draft continues to approach us, we will take another look at some options for the San Francisco 49ers. The next in the list of day one 49ers draft prospects is Notre Dame nose tackle Louis Nix. Nix has the prototypical size to play the nose tackle position. He has the ability to be a two gapping, space-eating, block-occupying run stuffer. Nix was a severely disruptive...
Via BaySportsNet
May 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Former Notre Dame Star Louis Nix Gets Dunked On At Frat Party

Former Notre Dame defensive tackle Louis Nix is an amazing athlete for his size, but that doesn’t mean that he necessarily has very good “ups”. This past weekend, a video surfaced that shows Nix getting dunked on by a brother at an Indiana frat party. In the clip, you can clearly see that Nix starts his jump late and somehow winds up on the ground, with a lot of people yelling...
Via College Spun
April 29, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Louis Nix can't stick landing of broad jump at combine

Notre Dame defensive tackle Louis Nix made the broad jump look easy at the NFL Scouting Combine Monday. It was just the landing part that proved difficult for him. The 6-foot-2, 331-pound Nix did all he could to stay on his feet after completing the jump, including some impressive arm circles, but gravity was not on his side. The Notre Dame standout fell to the ground hard and terrified...
Via NESN.com
February 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Notre Dame Football: VanGorder is the right man for the job

Bob Diaco developed a defense that ranked the Notre Dame football team in the top 30 nationally in scoring defense four years in a row, something the Irish had only done twice in the previous ten years.  After Diaco’s departure to Connecticut, the Irish were in desperate need of a defensive coordinator who could fill Diaco’s shoes. They got just that when they hired Brian VanGorder...
Via isportsweb.com
January 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Scouting Report: Notre Dame DT Louis Nix III

Name: Louis Nix III Position: DT School: Notre Dame Year: Senior Ht: 6’2” Wt: 342 2011 Stats: 12 Solo Tackles, 33 Assisted, 4.5 TFL, .5 Sacks, and 1 Pass Deflection 2012 Stats: 20 Solo Tackles, 30 Assisted, 7.5 TFL, 2 Sacks, 1 Forced Fumble, and 5 Pass Deflections 2013 Stats: 16 Solo Tackles, 11 Assisted, 8.5 TFL, 2 Sacks, 6 Pass Deflections, 2 Kicks/Punts Blocked, 1...
Via Standing O Sports
January 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Notre Dame’s Louis Nix III trolls Alabama on Twitter during Sugar Bowl

Notre Dame's Louis Nix III pulled off an excellent troll of Alabama during the Sugar Bowl.
Via Gamedayr
January 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Kelly: Nix signs with agent, to enter NFL draft

Notre Dame nose guard Louis Nix III has signed with an agent and will forego his final year of eligibility to enter the NFL draft, where he is projected by many to be a first-round draft pick. Coach Brian Kelly also said at a news conference Sunday that defensive lineman Stephon Tuitt, a junior, has submitted paperwork to get an evaluation where he likely would be selected if he...
Via AP on Fox
December 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Notre Dame football: Pinstripe Bowl bound, Louis Nix to NFL draft

Notre Dame football has accepted a bid to the Pinstripe Bowl. And it turns out that the 14-10 win over a middling mediocre USC Trojans team came with a serious price, as both the best offensive player on the Notre Dame football team, and one of their better defenders left with injuries. Both QB Tommy Rees and DT Louis Nix left the night contest. One returned, the other did not. ...
Via The Sports Bank
December 06, 2013  |  Discuss
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