Category: Notre Dame

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 ...

Deadspin’s Tim Burke Breaks Down His Reporting of the Manti Te’o Story

Thursday, January 17th, 2013

Unless you've been in a coma the last 24 hours, you're aware that SRI's friends over at Deadspin rocked the sports world and made Lance Armstrong's week with a jaw-dropping story Wednesday exposing Manti Te'o's dead girlfriend as a fake. Just how did the story come to be? One of ...

Brian Kelly Invites The Challenge Of Playing Alabama, But Isn’t Sure Notre Dame Will Get That Opportunity

Thursday, November 8th, 2012

Brian Kelly has Notre Dame in the national title picture in his third season with the program, but he isn't so sure the Irish will get a chance to play for all the marbles unless Alabama or Oregon slips up. With that in mind, he's hungry for the chance to battle ...

The Predictalator’s Final 4: Ohio State, Duke, Notre Dame and Pitt

Wednesday, March 16th, 2011

PredictionMachine.com is a website that plays the game 50,000 times before it’s actually played. For the NCAA Tournament, the “Predictalator,” a computer simulator plays through every play of every game,  to not only provide picks and predictions for each of the first round games, but to ...

Jimmy Clausen on the 2-14 season: “That is just going to help us down the road”

Friday, February 25th, 2011

Jimmy Clausen didn’t have the kind of season he envisioned when he was drafted last season.  For that matter, I don’t think the Carolina Panthers expected to go 2-14 either.  He was drafted to come in and sit on the sidelines and learn behind Matt Moore, but that was short-lived ...

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 ...

Despite the Playoff Loss, the Packers Are Going To Be Good For Years to Come

Monday, January 18th, 2010

Ryan Grant has emerged as one of the most productive running backs in the NFL over the last two seasons. Grant was virtually an unknown coming out of Notre Dame as he went undrafted and then signed by the New York Giants. Grant played on the Giants practice squad during the '05 season, however, ...

Jim Harbaugh: “To us Toby Gerhart is the Heisman Trophy Winner”

Wednesday, December 23rd, 2009

The first question was will he take the Kansas job? Or maybe the Notre Dame job? Is he going to stay at Stanford, or maybe even take a NFL job when they open? That’s the life of a hot college coach these days and that man is Jim Harbaugh, head ...

Brian Kelly on Why He Won’t Coach Cincinnati in the Bowl Game: “I’ve got work to do now at Notre Dame”

Monday, December 14th, 2009

During his time at Cincinnati, Kelly helped coach his Bearcats to an astonishing 34-6 record.  He captured two Big East titles at Cincinnati, was named a three-time coach of the year in the Conference, led his team to two BCS Bowl appearances and was named National Coach of the Year ...

Mardy Gilyard: “We can’t let what happened with BK mess up what we are doing right now”

Friday, December 11th, 2009

The terms of the new contract for Brian Kelly were not released, but he is the new Head Coach for Notre Dame. It’s great for Kelly, a big upgrade, and more than likely a nice pay upgrade as well. As far as his old team and players, well they are ...