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Pregame: Notre Dame (3-1) vs. Miami of Ohio (2-2)

SOUTH BEND — It's the Chucky Bowl, as Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly faces his former offensive coordinator, Chuck Martin, now the coach of Miami (Ohio). Today's spotlig ...

September 30, 2017 3:20 pm


Notre Dame clobbers Miami (Ohio) to win 3rd straight

SOUTH BEND — In case poll voters are looking for a reason to move Notre Dame higher than No. 22, the Irish can now tout an average margin of victory of 29.3 points. Pl ...

September 30, 2017 9:50 pm


Halftime thoughts: Notre Dame 45, Miami (Ohio) 14

SOUTH BEND — Here's a quick take on the first half at Notre Dame Stadium: Offensively, No. 22 Notre Dame is on fire -- eight drives, six touchdowns,&nbs ...

September 30, 2017 7:20 pm


Irish giving their fans reason to believe

SOUTH BEND — Notre Dame is off to a 3-1 start, and it easily could be 4-0. If you're a fan of the 22nd-ranked Irish, do you believe in this team? Or are you reluctant ...

September 28, 2017 6:00 am


Brian Kelly likens facing Miami (Ohio) to playing Navy

Notre Dame doesn't play Navy until November, but Irish coach Brian Kelly expects an early taste this week.

September 26, 2017 1:40 pm


X-rays negative for Josh Adams' ankle

Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly explained Sunday why starting running back Josh Adams only had one carry in the second half of Saturday night's 38-18 win at Michigan State. ...

September 24, 2017 2:50 pm


Irish enjoy emotional release with win over Spartans

EAST LANSING, Mich. — Post Malone's "Congratulations" was blaring in Notre Dame's locker room. It was a fitting tune for the Irish as they enjoyed their 38-18 win over M ...

September 24, 2017 5:50 am


Pregame: Notre Dame (2-1) vs. Michigan State (2-0)

EAST LANSING, Mich. — Let's call it like it is: This game has a scary look to it for Notre Dame. Michigan State is 55-17 at home under coach Mark Danton ...

September 23, 2017 5:40 pm


Halftime thoughts: Notre Dame 28, Michigan State 7

EAST LANSING, Mich. — Quick thoughts on the first half: Opportunistic defense: Brandon Wimbush and Dexter Williams, who accounted for three of Notre Dam ...

September 23, 2017 10:10 pm


Irish prepping for MSU's dual-threat QB

SOUTH BEND — Notre Dame's Greer Martini responded how most defensive players likely would when asked what it's like to prepare for Michigan State now that the Spart ...

September 22, 2017 2:40 am


Kelly embraces history of ND-Michigan State series

This really has been a great series over the years. That includes 78 all-time meetings and some classic games. Since 1949, there have been only six seasons the two programs have not met.

September 19, 2017 1:40 pm


Red flags evident after Irish's big-game flop

SOUTH BEND — It was a deflating loss straight out of 2016, when Notre Dame found any number of ways to lose close games. Sure, it's just one game, and Georgi ...

September 10, 2017 1:40 am


Pregame: Notre Dame (1-0) vs. Georgia (1-0)

SOUTH BEND — Brandon Wimbush hadn't thrown more than five passes in a game since high school, so Notre Dame's season opener last week, a 49-16 win over Temple, had ...

September 9, 2017 4:20 pm


Halftime thoughts: Notre Dame 13, Georgia 10

SOUTH BEND — Sharing some thoughts from halftime at Notre Dame Stadium: Defense getting it done: Georgia got its running game going in the second quarter, but fre ...

September 9, 2017 9:50 pm


Notre Dame's right tackle rotation will continue

SOUTH BEND – Notre Dame's rotation at right tackle, between starter Tommy Kraemer and backup Robert Hainsey, will continue Saturday night against No. 15 Georgia (1-0). ...

September 6, 2017 11:40 pm