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QB Golson factors in five TDs in Notre Dame return, Irish beat Rice

SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Everett Golson looked better after a year off than he ever did in helping Notre Dame get to the national championship two seasons ago. In his first game back after missing last season for academic impropriety, Golson threw touchdown passes of 75 and 53 yards and became just the third Notre Dame quarterback to run for three touchdowns in a game as the Irish beat...
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2 hours ago  |  Discuss

VICTORY: Notre Dame 48, Rice 17

Of all of the possible storylines that could have happened today in South Bend, the return of Everett Golson trumps them all. Today, Irish fans and college football fans around the country were put on notice as Golson’s return to the field after a year and a half away from football, was nothing less than spectacular. Everett Golson threw for 295 yards and two touchdowns while rushing...
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Another Notre Dame suspended as investigation continues

Another Notre Dame football player Safety Eilar Hardy has been suspended due to the ongoing investigation of academic dishonesty.  Now the total number of Fighting Irish suspended from team activities and games stands at 5 (Hardy, Kei’Varae Russell, DaVaris Daniels, Kendall Moore and Ishaq Williams).  Not sure how far this goes and how damaging it will be to the football...
Via NCAA Football Zone
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Cris Collinsworth talks about son becoming Notre Dame Football

NBC Sunday Night Football Analyst Cris Collinsworth was on media conference call yesterday to preview the upcoming NFL season. An off topic of discussion was his son Austin Collinsworth who was named a captain of the Notre Dame football team for the 2014 season. #28 Austin Collinsworth, A Notre Dame Captain #fox28 pic.twitter.com/zSDXWG0AxZ — Dean Huppert (@DeanH_FOX28) August...
Via The Sports Bank
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Video: Brian Kelly Says Notre Dame Finished Academic Investigation, Suspended One More Football Player

According to Notre Dame head football coach Brian Kelly, the school’s investigation into alleged academic misconduct involving the football team has finished. Kelly stressed that this was good because it gave the team a sense of closure, and it allows them to focus on the team’s season opener against Rice on Saturday, but it does come with some bad news. According to Kelly, the...
Via College Spun
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Notre Dame holds out fifth player as part of academic fraud investigation

SOUTH BEND, Ind. -- Notre Dame says it will hold out a fifth player from competition as it investigates possible academic dishonesty and NCAA violations. Notre Dame did not identify the latest player being held out. Earlier this month it was announced that cornerback KeiVarae Russell, receiver DaVaris Daniels, defensive end Ishaq Williams and linebacker Kendall Moore were being withheld...
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Notre Dame pulls another player due to the academic investigation

Notre Dame announced Thursday afternoon that a fifth player will join wide receiver DeVaris Daniels, cornerback KeiVarae Russell, defensive end Ishaq Williams and linebacker Kendall Moore in missing time due to an ongoing academic investigation. Notre Dame did not name the player in its official statement: "As Notre Dame's internal investigation relating to potential NCAA...
Via Pro Sports Daily
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Notre Dame to hold out 5th player in investigation

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) Notre Dame says it will hold out a fifth player from competition as it investigates possible academic dishonesty and NCAA violations. Notre Dame did not identify the latest player being held out. Earlier this month it was announced that cornerback KeiVarae Russell, receiver DaVaris Daniels, defensive end Ishaq Williams and linebacker Kendall Moore were being...
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CB Riggs' role expands after Notre Dame probe

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) Notre Dame will count on cornerback Cody Riggs more than expected after transferring from Florida. Riggs will cover opponents' top receivers with KeiVarae Russell out indefinitely while the school investigates possible academic dishonesty. Kelly says Riggs is clearly Notre Dame's best corner and praises him for being a leader. Riggs says it hasn'...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Schmidt goes from walk-on to starter at Notre Dame

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) Former walk-on Joe Schmidt doesn't believe he has made it because he is now Notre Dame's starting middle linebacker. The 6-foot, 235-pound senior said he doesn't ever want to feel as though he's made it. ''There's so much more I want to accomplish, that I want us to accomplish as a team,'' he said. ''I have to take...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Notre Dame Releases Its First Trick Shot Monday Video Before Rice Game

Joe Schmidt and a bunch of his Notre Dame bros released the season’s first Trick Shot Monday video. [Hot Clicks] The post Notre Dame Releases Its First Trick Shot Monday Video Before Rice Game appeared first on Diehardsport.
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Notre Dame Fighting Irish 2014 Betting Odds

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Via Next Impulse Sports
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Notre Dame Football: Week 1 Preview-Rice Owls

The thought that a team should ever overlook another team in sports couldn't be echoed louder for the Fighting Irish in their Week 1 opener against Rice.Recent memory reflects such a mistake.September 4,2011 saw a top ranked Irish team(#16) open their season with some high expectations.Several rain delays and a quarterback substitution changed the fate of Notre Dame football...
Via Football Nation
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Notre Dame Freshman Asks Upperclassmen Teammate How To Touch The ND Signs On Walk To Field

One of the most iconic stadium entrances in college football occurs at Notre Dame. The Fighting Irish make their way to the now-turf field from the locker room, while slapping a couple memorable Notre Dame signs along the way.  Today, the 2014 Notre Dame football team went through a game-day walkthrough. During the voyage to the field, freshman defensive end Jay Hayes had to ask...
Via College Spun
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Golson: Notre Dame rallying around loss of players

The post Golson: Notre Dame rallying around loss of players appeared first on NCAA Football Zone.
Via NCAA Football Zone
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Notre Dame QB Golson believes team will pull together despite loss of 4 (video)

After news broke of 4 Notre Dame players being under investigation for academic dishonesty, Fighting Irish QB Everett Golson shared that he believes his team will rally and be even closer as a program. Perhaps he is sharing from experience as he was absent from the program last season due to his own academic issues. QB Everett Golson, speaking on the Irish's suspended foursome...
Via NCAA Football Zone
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly calls accountability key (video)

Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly knows that he needs to create a better environment for keeping his players more accountable.  This comes on the heals of 4 of his players being under investigation for suspected academic dishonesty.  While he was shocked, he applauds the university for looking into the situation. The post Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly calls accountability...
Via NCAA Football Zone
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Notre Dame revealed their Shamrock Series uniforms (Photos)

Notre Dame showed off their “Shamrock Series” uniforms that they’ll wear against Purdue this coming season. Our Shamrock Series game uniform for 2014 is here! pic.twitter.com/lfP7ZZrSQC — Notre Dame Football (@NDFootball) August 19, 2014 Notre Dame will wear interlocking "ND" on helmet for 1st time in its history on 9/13 pic.twitter.com/wGHgQ8XgGL — darren rovell...
Via NCAA Football Zone
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Notre Dame unveils new Under Armour home and away unis

Notre Dame's new Under Armour uniforms for 2014 are a lot like their old ones. Here are photos of their updated threads.
Via Gamedayr
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Here are Notre Dame’s new Under Armour uniforms (Photos)

You can buy your own Notre Dame authentic jersey for $200. Notre Dame authentic jersey cost $199, highest of any college authentic. Hem has "God, Country, Notre Dame" pic.twitter.com/xIQu2ROZCU — darren rovell (@darrenrovell) August 19, 2014 The post Here are Notre Dame’s new Under Armour uniforms (Photos) appeared first on NCAA Football Zone.
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Cincinnati names Gunner Kiel starting QB over Munchie Legaux

The Cincinnati Bearcats have named Gunner Kiel as its starting QB for the 2014 season. The Notre Dame transfer was named the top signal caller over last year’s starter Munchie Legauz. Kiel may have had the chance to start for Notre Dame after it became apparent Everett Golson would not be eligible (academic reasons) for the season, but he chose to follow through with his transfer...
Via NCAA Football Zone
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Brian Kelly talks Irish investigation

Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly expressed disappointment Saturday about the school's academic misconduct investigation involving four of his players, saying he was shocked and disappointed when athletic director Jack Swarbrick called him into his office Thursday to inform him of the news. "I will be on the outside looking in as it relates to this ongoing process," Kelly...
Via Pro Sports Daily
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Cheating Never wins, Notre Dame finds out

In the latest college sports scandal, we find one of the most prestigious universities (both athletically AND academically) involved as Notre Dame and their football program have been found of “academic misconduct” as four players from the team that appeared in the National Title game have been suspended. DaVaris Daniels, KeiVarae Russell, Ishaq Williams and The post Cheating...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Notre Dame investigating academic fraud involving 4 of its players

The University of Notre Dame is investigating suspected academic dishonesty on the part of four members of their football team.  Blue and Gold Illustrated reported that cornerback KeiVarae Russell, defensive end Ishaq Williams, linebacker Kendall Moore and wide receiver DaVaris Daniels were not with the team at its Friday practice.  Notre Dame declined to comment or respond to...
Via NCAA Football Zone
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Brian Kelly 'shocked' and disappointed' by academic fraud

Notre Dame head football coach Brian Kelly said he’s “shocked” and “disappointed” after learning about the internal academic fraud investigation into four of his players. “I'm disappointed, I'm saddened in a way for these young men, because they’re good kids,” Kelly said via ESPN.
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14 days ago  |  Discuss
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