Before quarterback Everett Golson can return to his role as quarterback of the Fighting Irish, he needs to do one thing.
Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly knew his team’s margin for error remained thin even as the 24th-ranked Fighting Irish put together a four-game winning streak to build momentum for an outside shot at a Bowl Championship Series berth.
Jerian Grant scored a career-high 26 points to lead No. 21 Notre Dame to a 74-62 win over Miami (Ohio) in the season opener for both squads Friday night.
Tarean Folston scored on a 1-yard plunge with 3:47 left and Notre Dame survived a back-and-forth game with Navy, holding on to beat the Midshipmen 38-34 Saturday.
Notre Dame quarterback Everett Golson put an end to the rumors about why he received a semester-long suspension from the University.
Tommy Rees showed no signs of a strained neck that knocked him out a week ago, throwing a career-high five touchdown passes to help Notre Dame rout Air Force 45-10 on Saturday.
Notre Dame has finally snapped its long, miserable home losing streak to USC.
Backed up to his 1 and retreating into the end zone, Taylor Kelly was shooting for an improbable rally to beat Notre Dame.
Blake Bell threw a 54-yard touchdown pass to Sterling Shepard in the fourth quarter and No. 14 Oklahoma beat No. 22 Notre Dame 35-21 on Saturday.
Notre Dame took advantage of a trick play that backfired, as well as four pass interference calls and a holding penalty that kept drives alive, to defeat Michigan State for the third straight time.
Purdue changed its whole look against No. 21 Notre Dame.
Devin Gardner threw four touchdown passes, including a victory-sealing connection to Drew Dileo with 4:18 left, and the dual-threat quarterback wearing No. 98 to honor Tom Harmon ran for a score to lead No. 17 Michigan to a 41-30 win over No. 14 Notre Dame on Saturday night in front of an NCAA-record crowd of 115,109.
Tommy Rees threw a pair of 32-yard touchdown passes to DaVaris Daniels, a 66-yard scoring pass to Troy Niklas and Notre Dame had three quick scoring drives en route to a 28-6 victory over Temple on Saturday.
Notre Dame, coming off a 42-14 loss in the BCS championship game to Alabama, is No. 14.
Listen to your players next time, Brian.
Eddie Vanderdoes says he had four good reasons for deciding to attend UCLA shortly after committing to Notre Dame.
As the Fighting Irish take on the Sun Devils in the Shamrock Series game this October, they’ll do so in alternate uniforms.
Remember when some people were so worried that former Chicago Bear Brian Urlacher would sign with the Minnesota Vikings, not because he would improve a division rival (he wouldn’t have) but that it would perceivably taint his legacy?
Quarterback Everett Golson says he plans on returning to Notre Dame after being suspended for the fall semester for called poor academic judgment.
So it’s not just the system that sucks. For playing along with the system, Notre Dame sucks too.