Notre Dame, ACC still working out details of agreement


While Notre Dame and the ACC have already officially announced their union, the details and fine print of the expansion move are still being worked out. The Irish are still unsure when they will be released from their obligations to their current conference, the Big East. Brian Hamilton of the Chicago Tribune spoke with ACC commissioner John...


Notre Dame revival brings revenue bonanza to football opponents


Notre Dame's football team is undefeated after five games for the first time in a decade. That's good news for their opponents. After working through six coaches and compiling a 112-78 record since Lou Holtz retired after the 1996 season, the program that won eight Associated Press national titles and produced legendary figures such as Knute...


Notre Dame researcher helps make Sudoku puzzles less puzzling


For anyone who has ever struggled while attempting to solve a Sudoku puzzle, University of Notre Dame complex networks researcher Zoltan Toroczkai and Notre Dame postdoctoral researcher Maria Ercsey-Ravasz are coming to the rescue. They can not only explain why some Sudoku puzzles are harder than others, they have also developed a mathematical...


Notre Dame is No. 1 in more BCS computer formulas than Alabama


The Notre Dame Fighting Irish are the top ranked team in two of the six computer polls used by the BCS. Pat Forde of Yahoo! Sports looked at five of the six computer polls -- Wolfe hasn't released public rankings yet -- and saw that four different teams were ranked No.1: Notre Dame (Colley and Massey), Alabama (Sagarin), Oregon (Billingsley) and...


Notre Dame Football: Fighting Irish Will Roll vs. Overmatched Stanford Squad


Saturday afternoon, with "Touchdown Jesus" in attendance, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish are going to commit atrocities against the Stanford Cardinals, and they will come from both sides of the ball. Here's a quick look at how they'll accomplish that task. When the Irish Have the Ball The Cardinals bring with them one of the best run defenses in...


Notre Dame reaction: Fighting Irish offense makes major strides


After scoring 20 points or less in three straight games, the Notre Dame offense came alive against Miami as the Fighting Irish racked up 41 points. A big reason for the change was a shift from more of a running-based attack to something similar to the spread offense that coach Brian Kelly has succeeded with in the past.


Notre Dame's Manti Te'o puts defensive spin on Heisman race


Once the ball is snapped, he's apt to make the tackle before anyone could blurt out his full name: Manti Malietau Louis Te'o. On a conference call Wednesday, Notre Dame's All-America linebacker was asked about the fact that only one full-time defender, Michigan cornerback Charles Woodson in 1997, has won the Heisman Trophy.


Football Picks: Week 7


Last week I correctly picked the upsets of LSU and Georgia losing! However my pick Auburn got embarrassed against Arkansas. So Alabama and Auburn are both playing again this weekend and let's dive in to the picks! 1 Alabama vs. Missouri The treat of severe weather in Columbia, MO should not stop Alabama from winning this game.


Notre Dame Football: A History of ESPN's College Gameday in South Bend


ESPN's College Gameday makes its long awaited return to South Bend on Saturday morning, as No. 7 Notre Dame hosts No. 17 Stanford. Chris Fowler, Lee Corso and Kirk Herbstreit will be back at Notre Dame for the first time since the epic 2005 loss to USC, while the show's new blood - Desmond Howard, David Pollack and Samantha Steele - will be on the...


Stanford vs. Notre Dame College Football Pick & Point Spread: October 13th 2012


Stanford Cardinal vs. Notre Dame Fighting Irish Point Spread: Notre Dame -7 Over/Under 44 (October 13th 2012) College Football Pick: CLICK HERE FOR TODAY'S PREMIUM PICKS ATS Trends: Fighting Irish are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 games after accumulating more than 450 total yards in their previous game. Fighting Irish are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 home...