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South Bend Tribune’s Eric Hansen Still Trusts Manti Te’o

Friday, January 18th, 2013

As details continue to emerge in the Manti Te'o saga, the one question that many of us continue to ask is how it took this long for the media and the public to discover that Te'o's dead girlfriend was actually a fake. One of the reporters who wrote extensively about ...

AJ McCarron Jokes that Brent Musburger will “Have to Step Back”

Wednesday, January 9th, 2013

I don't know what it says about us that AJ McCarron's gorgeous girlfriend was a bigger winner Monday night than McCarron or any of his Alabama teammates, but McCarron isn't about to start complaining that he's receiving more admiration for his ability to land Miss Alabama Katherine Webb than his ...

Brian Kelly Says His Team Is Only Focused on USC and Gives His Pitch for Manti Te’o to Win the Heisman Trophy

Tuesday, November 20th, 2012

As chaos was sweeping through the college football landscape on Saturday night, Brian Kelly and his Notre Dame Fighting Irish were celebrating yet another win and inching closer to an undefeated season and a National Title shot. The two outcomes that the Irish needed to propel them to the top ...

SRI College Preview: Science Predicts Alabama Over Oklahoma

Wednesday, August 10th, 2011

SportsRadioInterviews.com has teamed with PredictionMachine.com to preview the upcoming college football season. PredictionMachine.com plays every game 50,000 times before it's played. In this case, the site has played the entire ...

Brian Kelly Wants to Keep Notre Dame’s Independent Status

Thursday, July 1st, 2010

College football has gone through a lot of changes recently.  Some conferences have expanded and some conferences have gotten smaller, but one thing remains the same.  When there was talk about the Big 12 dismantling and other conferences expanding, some people felt that Notre Dame would be a perfect team ...

Charlie Weis Optimistic About 2009

Monday, June 15th, 2009

There hasn't been much to be happy about for the Notre Dame Fighting Irish football program in recent years. Some will point to their drubbing of Hawaii in last year's Hawaii Bowl - the first Notre Dame Bowl victory in well over a decade. But it was still a very ...

Jim Tressel Talks Big Ten Expansion (Notre Dame??) and Recruiting LeBron James for Football

Wednesday, May 27th, 2009

Jim Tressel is a man of many words. And sweater vests. But mostly words. He's also a highly successful coach at Ohio State ... making him an important figure in Big 10 football. So, one would think that what he might have to say about Notre Dame potentially joining the Big ...

Tim Brown Elected To College Football Hall of Fame, NFL Hall of Fame Not Far Behind

Monday, May 11th, 2009

I've interviewed and worked with hundreds of athetes between my work in sports radio and PR, and I think Tim Brown is the guy I enjoyed working with the most.  He was just so honest and forthright when you asked him a question. Whether it was on the record or ...

Wow, Negativity From Dick Vitale?

Tuesday, November 25th, 2008

Never thought I'd see the day, unless he was lamenting about the tendency of college athletes to jump to the pros. Here Vitale expresses his disappointment with the Notre Dame football squad, saying he doesn't think they should accept a Bowl bid unless they have a winning record. Which of ...

Is Charlie Weis On The Hot Seat?

Monday, November 24th, 2008

He sure is, at least so says Pete Sampson of IrishIllustrated. Sampson talks to ESPN Radio Indianapolis about Weis' job security after Notre Dame inexcusable loss at home to a putrid Syracuse squad. It's about time this banter picked up. Weis has been afforded plenty of slack early in his ...