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Brian Kelly explains two-point conversion attempt in loss

The Notre Dame Fighting Irish lost a heartbreaker to the Clemson Tigers Saturday night. The game came down to a two-point conversion in the final seconds where quarterback Deshone Kizer was stuffed at the 1-yard line. According to College Spun, Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly explained the play that he called on the conversion attempt. He said that Kizer made the right call when...
Via Campus Sports Net
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

ESPN Awkwardly Cuts Off Dabo Swinney’s Passionate Postgame Interview (Video)

Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney was pretty fired up after his team’s big win over No. 6 Notre Dame on Saturday night. But apparently ESPN wasn’t in the same mood. Swinney’s Tigers survived a furious Fighting Irish comeback during a torrential downpour to win 24-22 and improve to 4-0 on the season. After the game, ESPN went down to sideline reporter Heather Cox for a postgame...
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

ABC cuts to ESPN anchors on iPads during Dabo Swinney interview after Clemson beat Notre Dame (VIDEO)

Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney was mixed up in a wild scene during postgame interview after his No. 12 Clemson held on in the pouring rain to beat No. 6 Notre Dame, 24-22 Saturday night. Boasting about his team and dropping tidbits such as “BYOG,” which Swinney said stood for “bring your own guts,” the coach's passionate interview was cut short when the studio suddenly...
Via The Other Paper
12 hours ago  |  Discuss

The Curious Case of Brian Kelly: Notre Dame and the mysterious 2-point conversion

Play selection is easy to criticize in football. If you run and get stuffed, the masses will say you should have passed. If a pass is blanketed by the defense, the critics will shout about the need to have run the ball. Those are generalizations, but they’re part of how reactions to — and assessments of — play calls have worked for a long time. Knee-jerk responses and second...
Via The Student Section
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

ESPN awkwardly cuts to studio during Dabo Swinney interview (Video)

There was a bizarre broadcasting moment at the end of Saturday’s Clemson-Notre Dame game when ESPN cut to its studio during the middle of Dabo Swinney’s postgame interview. The Tigers stopped the Fighting Irish on a two-point conversion to hang on for the 24-22 win. Swinney was quite emotional and provided an interview chocked full...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Clemson Stuffs Notre Dame On Two Point Conversion Attempt To Preserve Win

Clemson was in control of Saturday night's game against Notre Dame for the majority of the contest. They were helped by four turnovers in the process, but that's Notre Dame's fault. In spite of the turnovers, however, the Fighting Irish nearly made an epic comeback. They got in scoring position only to fumble the ball away, stuffed the Clemson offense, got the ball back, and scored...
Via FatManWriting
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Video: Clemson Stopped DeShone Kizer On A 2-Point Conversion To Seal The Win

Clemson fans can finally exhale. The Tigers just wrapped up a 24-22 win over Notre Dame by stopping Fighting Irish quarterback DeShone Kizer on a two-point conversion play with seven seconds remaining.  The Tigers recovered the ensuing onside kick to clinch the win. Here’s a look at the two-point play, which came after Kizer hit Torii Hunter Jr. for a touchdown in the right corner...
Via College Spun
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Clemson Defensive Back Destroys Notre Dame Wide Receiver

Clemson had an opportunity in front of itself in Saturday's Notre Dame game. It was a chance to show that they could hang with the big dogs--and hang they did. Clemson took it to Notre Dame as hard as they could, laying the lumber as often as possible.Like they did here. Read more »
Via FatManWriting
20 hours ago  |  Discuss

Video: Here’s The Hype Video Clemson’s Team Watched For Tonight’s Game vs. Notre Dame

College football games don’t get much bigger than the one taking place at Clemson’s Memorial Stadium tonight. The Tigers (3-0) are set to take on Notre Dame (4-0) at 8 p.m. E.T.. The winner will move right into the College Football Playoff discussion, likely as a team projected to make the field if it was decided after this week.  In anticipation of the game, Clemson’s football...
Via College Spun
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Video: Lee Corso picks Notre Dame, does Irish jig

ESPN College GameDay is braving the storm in Clemson, South Carolina this weekend for the primetime matchup between the Tigers and Notre Dame Fighting Irish. As is always the case, Lee Corso went above and beyond with his pick of the primetime matchup and this weekend’s performance raised the bar. Corso didn’t go with a traditional head gear pick. Instead, he dressed up as the...
Via Campus Sports Net
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Notre Dame Fighting Irish vs Clemson Tigers: Everything you need to know before kickoff

Notre Dame Fighting Irish vs Clemson Tigers Location: Memorial Stadium, Clemson, South Carolina Kickoff: 8:00 PM ET Line: Clemson -2 TV: ABC (Chris Fowler, Kirk Herbstreit & Heather Cox) Radio: Notre Dame: WSBT 960 AM Clemson: WCCP 105.5 FM Preview The Notre Dame Fighting Irish are banged up to put it mildly.  They have lost several key players, most notably starting quarterback...
Via EndZoneScore
1 day ago  |  Discuss

ND’s Brian Kelly: ‘Michigan Is Loudest Game Day Environment’

No. 6 Notre Dame is traveling to South Carolina for an ACC battle with No. 12 Clemson this weekend. Brian Kelly was asked if Clemson’s ‘Memorial Stadium’ will be the loudest stadium the team has ever experienced. Here’s what Kelly replied with: Kelly says Michigan his loudest game day environment. “I don’t think anything is going to be able to top how loud that was...
Via Diehardsport
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Notre Dame Releases Awesome Hype Video For Saturday’s Game vs. Clemson

College football’s game of the week this Saturday is taking place in The Palmetto State.  Notre Dame (4-0) is set to travel to Clemson to take on the Tigers (4-0) at Memorial Stadium in primetime. The contest is scheduled to kick off at 8 p.m. E.T. and will be televised on ABC. ESPN’s College GameDay will broadcast on-site.  In anticipation of the game, Notre Dame’s video...
Via College Spun
3 days ago  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Clemson Billboard Appears In New York City Before Notre Dame Game

When you go to a big, high profile school, you have alumni all over the country and even the world. Ahead of their showdown with Notre Dame, alumni of Clemson University have decided to show their pride and loyalty for the Tigers in one of the most high profile places in the world. The school’s alumni association recently bought a billboard in the middle of Times Square in New...
Via Gamedayr
3 days ago  |  Discuss

“C.J. Prosise: Seizing his Opportunity to Be the Face of Notre Dame…At Running Back”

A utility player with no true position manages to earn the starting spot at running back and becomes the offensive leader of his team – sound a little too much like a Hollywood script? Notre Dame’s C.J. Prosise is blurring the lines between fiction and reality, setting the nation on fire while keeping the playoff hopes for an injury-plagued Fighting Irish team alive. It took...
Via Optimum Scouting
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Photo: Notre Dame Running Backs Wear Special Wristbands In Honor Of Injured RB Tarean Folston

Notre Dame’s running backs will constantly be thinking of their injured teammate, Tarean Folston, as the season progresses.  Fighting Irish running backs coach Autry Denson had special wristbands made after Folston went down with a torn ACL. The wristbands are worn by Notre Dame’s running backs and a couple other players.  #NotreDame RBs coach @autrydenson had these bands...
Via College Spun
3 days ago  |  Discuss

ACC drops hype video for Notre Dame vs. Clemson

College football fans get a big game this Saturday when the No. 6 Notre Dame Fighting Irish take a trip down south to face the No. 12 Clemson Tigers of the ACC. The game will be broadcast nationally on ABC, so millions are sure to tune in. As a result, ACC Digital Network put together an incredible hype video for the game and if you don’t get pumped just from watching this, I suggest...
Via Campus Sports Net
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Clemson Will Not Be Wearing Chrome Helmets Saturday vs. Notre Dame

A cryptic tweet from Clemson assistant Durrell Barry had Tigers’ fans suspecting their team will be wearing chrome helmets Saturday night against Notre Dame.  That won’t be happening, though.  Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney told reporters earlier tonight that the team will not be wearing them.  Swinney just killed any rumors about Clemson sporting chrome helmets Saturday...
Via College Spun
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Clemson Head Coach Attacks Notre Dame Schedule, College Football Polls

Saturday night, the Clemson Tigers will take the field for one of the biggest games in the last decade at Death Valley when they host the Notre Dame Fighting Irish. Tigers head coach Dabo Sweeney knows what the knock against his team is … and that is underperforming in big games (otherwise known as “Clemson-ing”). But Sweeney spent more time on Tuesday talking about other teams...
Via Gamedayr
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Notre Dame releases latest trick shot video

The Notre Dame Fighting Irish are back at it again, with the latest edition of their weekly trick shot challenge. After taking the challenge to various locations on the team’s campus, this week’s trick shot for Clemson week led to a fun back-and-forth inside of the team’s player lounge. Check out the result below. Can’t get enough of Campus Sports? Follow us on Twitter...
Via Campus Sports Net
5 days ago  |  Discuss

CFB Week 4 Overnights: Notre Dame Low on NBC

A low-profile opponent meant a low overnight rating for Notre Dame on NBC. The UMass/Notre Dame college football game drew a 1.45 overnight rating on NBC Saturday afternoon, down 31% from Purdue/Notre Dame in primetime last year (2.1) and down 48% from Oklahoma/Notre Dame in the afternoon two years ago (2.8). Notre Dame’s win was [...]
Via Sports Media Watch
5 days ago  |  Discuss

C.J. Prosise Is Emerging As A Heisman Candidate

The Notre Dame Fighting Irish have gotten off to a 4-0 start in a rather peculiar way. Instead of relying upon their starting quarterback, starting running back, and other projected starters elsewhere, the Irish have had to relegate themselves to the arm of the previously unproven DeShone Kizer, and safety-turned-slot-receiver-turned-running back C.J. Prosise. Forget for a minute...
Via The Student Section
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Notre Dame DT Jay Hayes benched for negative tweets

Notre Dame defensive tackle Jay Hayes will not play this weekend against UMass due to the fact that coach Brian Kelly has opted to bench him for negative tweets about the coaching staff that Hayes posted on Wednesday. The tweets have since been deleted, but Arman Walia of Bleacher Report has posted a screen shot of them. Needless to say, Hayes tweets read as follows, and it’s...
Via Campus Sports Net
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Seminole Sound-off: Early Grade for Everett Golson

This week, we asked our readers to give quarterback and Notre Dame transfer Everett Golson a grade for his first three games at Florida State. From the Staff To say it’s been an up-and-down start for Florida State quarterback Everett Golson might be a bit of an understatement. Golson was outstanding in the Seminoles’ season-opening victory over Texas State, but woeful in the...
Via Noled Out
9 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Notre Dame marching band gives slick tribute to school’s basketball teams

Kansas State recently came under fire for a halftime performance several deemed as unintentionally graphic, but the Notre Dame marching band displayed a stellar routine on Saturday afternoon. In the video [h/t WNDU], the Band of the Fighting Irish can be seen successfully executing an alley-oop. Without a doubt, it was a well-deserved tribute during what was a tremendous victory...
Via Sportsnaut
13 days ago  |  Discuss

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