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Notre Dame football coach Brian Kelly. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Baffoe: The Real Offense In The Notre Dame Cheating Scandal

Curiously, the Irish get worked up about academic fraud but not death or sexual assault.

CBS Chicago–08/19/2014

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Notre Dame Looking At 4 Players In Academic Probe

The players are being held out of practice while the school investigates.

CBS Chicago–08/15/2014

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Baffoe: Issue Of Allowing Steubenville Rapist Back On Football Team A Teaching Moment

In looking at personally flawed athletes as objects, let’s not forget victims are humans.

CBS Chicago–08/15/2014

Notre Dame Stadium. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Wisch: Notre Dame Breaking Ground, Busting Up Traditions

Notre Dame doesn’t want to ruin the tradition of its stadium, but doesn’t seem to care about ruining other traditions.

CBS Chicago–01/30/2014

TJ Jones of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish runs the ball by Lorenzo Waters #21 of the Rutgers Scarlet Knights. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Notre Dame Beats Rutgers 29-16 In Pinstripe Bowl

Tommy Rees passed for 319 yards in his final college game, Kyle Brindza kicked five field goals and No. 25 Notre Dame muddled through a 29-16 victory against Rutgers in the Pinstripe Bowl on Saturday.


Tommy Rees #11 of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish passes against the Temple Owls at Notre Dame Stadium on August 31, 2013 in South Bend, Indiana. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Rees Leads No. 14 Irish To 28-6 Win Over Temple

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.


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Blackhawks To Hold Part Of Training Camp At Notre Dame

The Blackhawks will open up training camp on the road at Notre Dame.

CBS Chicago–07/22/2013

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Former Notre Dame QB Gunner Kiel Lands At Cincinnati

Former Notre Dame quarterback Gunner Kiel has found another landing spot — Cincinnati.

CBS Chicago–04/10/2013

Manti Te'o runs the 40-yard dash at the NFL Scouting Combine. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Manti Te’o Improves 40-Time At Notre Dame’s Pro Day

Linebacker Manti Te’o slightly improved his 40-time Tuesday at Notre Dame’s Pro Day.

CBS Chicago–03/26/2013

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Hoge: 68 Thoughts On The NCAA Tournament Field

Adam Hoge has spent the better part of the last 42 hours breaking down the bracket and digging up answers to those bracketing questions you have.

CBS Chicago–03/19/2013

Manti Te'o runs the 40-yard dash at the NFL Scouting Combine. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Te’o Posts Disappointing 40-Time At NFL Combine

After a poor performance against the Crimson Tide and a disappointing Scouting Combine, NFL teams now have reason to question Te’o’s athletic ability too.

CBS Chicago–02/25/2013

Manti T'eo. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bears To Meet With Manti Te’o Friday

After a tumultuous month and a half, Manti Te’o is turning his attention back to football this weekend at the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis.

CBS Chicago–02/22/2013

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Notre Dame Gets Much-Needed Road Win At Pitt

The Irish missed their first 12 shots and did not have a field goal until 9:14 had elapsed in the game and they were trailing 11-1.

CBS Chicago–02/18/2013

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Forbes: Cutler Is 4th-Most Disliked Athlete In America

Public surveys from Nielsen/E-Poll show that Bears quarterback Jay Cutler is currently the fourth most disliked athlete in America.

CBS Chicago–02/05/2013

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Biedscheid Leads Notre Dame Past Villanova 65-60

Cameron Biedscheid scored a season-high 18 points, 15 in the second half, and Jack Cooley added 17 points and 16 rebounds to lead Notre Dame to a 65-60 win over Villanova on Wednesday night.


Manti Te'o. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Roniah Tuiasosopo Tells Dr. Phil He’s Gay And ‘Confused’

There appears to be a revelation that may answer the question everyone wants to know: Why did Tuiasosopo do this?

CBS Chicago–01/30/2013

Jack Swarbrick. (Photo by Frank Polich/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Notre Dame Needs To Stop ‘Te’oing’ Its Smart Fanbase

Notre Dame tells me it’s about goodness and intelligence. But time and time again when I turn to them for both, it’s like neither ever existed there in the first place.

CBS Chicago–01/18/2013

Manti Te'o. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Hoge: Te’o Truth Probably Lies Somewhere In The Middle

My guess is at the bottom of this is a college student who was embarrassed after he found out his online relationship wasn’t real.

CBS Chicago–01/17/2013

Manti Te'o. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Notre Dame Statement: Manti Te’o Was Victim Of A Hoax

In response to Deadspin’s stunning story that Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te’o’s dead girlfriend never existed, the university released a statement indicating that Te’o was a victim of a hoax.

CBS Chicago–01/16/2013

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St. John’s Upsets No. 20 Notre Dame 67-63

JaKarr Sampson scored 14 of his 17 points in the first half and St. John’s handed No. 20 Notre Dame its second straight loss, 67-63 at Madison Square Garden on Tuesday night.