2020 Football Recruiting: Elite RB Chris Tyree Commits to Notre Dame!

Speed freaks, rejoice! Notre Dame picked up its most important skill position recruit in a long, long time when elite back Chris Tyree pledged to the Irish today. Tyree is the kind of home-run threat Notre Dame needs to land to field an offense that can run with the big boys; he ran the fastest [...]

By |2019-05-23T15:13:36-04:00May 23rd, 2019|Recruiting|22 Comments

Notre Dame’s History on Sports Illustrated Covers

I still get Sports Illustrated delivered to my home. I don't know why, I don't know who's actually paying for it, although it seems SI is part of some other package subscription in my household and it will be perpetually sent into our mailbox and tossed into our magazine rack never to be read. Therein [...]

By |2019-05-15T10:10:15-04:00May 15th, 2019|Football|7 Comments

Lacrosse: NCAA Tournament comes to Arlotta!

Notre Dame Fighting Irish lacrosse were awarded the #7 seed in the NCAA tournament and will host 9-time national champion Johns Hopkins this Sunday at 7:30, ESPNU. This will be the first night lacrosse game at Arlotta since the 2016 playoff game versus Air Force. Playoff lacrosse. Night lacrosse! The Bracket On selection Sunday, Notre [...]

By |2019-05-10T14:22:19-04:00May 10th, 2019|18S Reads, Lacrosse|0 Comments

2020 Football Recruiting: Offensive Big Board

Welcome back to the 2020 Football Recruiting Big Board! In case you missed it, make sure to check out Brendan's comprehensive initial Big Board update. He mentioned that we'd start with defense on two week rotations. However, we're going to go ahead with offense since there are currently more developments on that side of the ball. [...]

By |2019-05-10T09:54:55-04:00May 10th, 2019|Recruiting|11 Comments

2020 Football Recruiting: Elite OT Tosh Baker Commits to Notre Dame

Notre Dame's 2020 class got a big boost today, literally and figuratively, when elite offensive tackle Tosh Baker pledged to the Irish. The 6'8", 275-pound Arizonan made his second trek to campus for the March junior day; reading the tea leaves, it seems that OL coach Jeff Quinn more or less sealed the deal on [...]

By |2019-05-09T09:21:22-04:00May 8th, 2019|Recruiting|8 Comments

Rebuilding Notre Dame: Many Years Later

Sometimes I will spend 90 minutes researching some obscure but fascinating stat that most people will skip over when reading an article. It adds ridiculous amounts of time to even the shortest articles. However, nothing I've done over the years took the drawn-out process of thinking more than the "Unofficial Guide to Rebuilding Notre Dame" [...]

By |2019-05-07T23:02:38-04:00May 7th, 2019|Football|29 Comments

2020 Football Recruiting: DL Rylie Mills Commits to Notre Dame

Notre Dame continued its recent run of defensive line success when blue-chip prospect Rylie Mills committed to the Irish. The 6'5", 275-pound Illinoisan conducted a round of official visits to his finalists in April and didn't wait too long to make his decision. Mills is ranked as a strong-side defensive end, but in all likelihood [...]

By |2019-05-07T10:59:04-04:00May 6th, 2019|Recruiting|11 Comments

Lacrosse: ACC Finals

Notre Dame Fighting Irish lacrosse (RPI #8 8-5) readies to face the Virginia Cavaliers (RPI #2 12-3) in the ACC Finals this Saturday at 2:00, ESPNU.  The Klockner Stadium field looks fantastic for the event. The Irish look to defend their 2018 ACC title! The Opponent Earlier this season, the Irish didn't hold a 10-5 [...]

By |2019-05-03T09:32:29-04:00May 3rd, 2019|18S Reads, Lacrosse|0 Comments