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Irish Insider: Rice

| Friday, August 29, 2014

Check out all of our content from this week’s Irish Insider. The Return: Everett Golson Linebackers look to build on legacy Recruiting: Irish enter regular season with 17 commitments Rice rolls in following 10-4 campaign, Conference USA title Predictions: Rice vs. Notre Dame Head to Head: Rice vs. Notre read more

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The Return: Everett Golson

| Friday, August 29, 2014

“Am I having too much fun?” Everett Golson can’t help but laugh as photo after photo is snapped of him. Strapping up his helmet, tugging on the faceguard, staring into the lens like he’s focusing on a receiver on 3rd-and-long — and then Golson even wants a few pictures read more

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Linebackers look to build on legacy

| Thursday, August 28, 2014

Two seasons ago, Notre Dame’s linebacker corps featured a Heisman-trophy runner-up in Manti Te’o, an aggressive pass rusher in Prince Shembo, a versatile defender in Danny Spond and a platoon of experienced seniors in Carlo Calabrese and Dan Fox.  Now, the Irish linebacker position two-deep encompasses the team’s most read more

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Irish lose one more as investigation concludes

| Thursday, August 28, 2014

Irish senior safety Eilar Hardy will be held out of practice and competition, a University official confirmed Thursday evening. Notre Dame announced this decision Thursday. “As Notre Dame’s internal investigation relating to potential NCAA violations reaches its conclusion, a decision has been made to hold a fifth football player out from read more

Belles take aim at MIAA title, NCAA qualifier

| Thursday, August 28, 2014

Saint Mary’s will make a push for the MIAA conference title this year after finishing second in last season’s MIAA NCAA championship qualifying rounds. The Belles also finished in second place in the MIAA during the fall season behind Olivet. They averaged 335.4 strokes per round in the fall and 340.7 read more

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ND opens season at Minnesota

| Thursday, August 28, 2014

Notre Dame is set begin its regular season this weekend with the ACC/Big Ten Challenge, and ‘challenge’ is certainly an appropriate title for its two opening match-ups. On Friday, the Irish square off against No. 12 Minnesota, followed by a match against No. 6 Wisconsin on Saturday. Louisville will join Notre read more

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SMC hosts Bethel to open season

| Thursday, August 28, 2014

Saint Mary’s opens up its season at home Friday at 5 p.m., when they face cross-town foe Bethel College. The Belles, ranked 4th in the MIAA preseason coaches poll, look to secure victory against the Pilots in a non-conference match-up. The Pilots (0-1-0) ended last season with a 7-9-1 mark, and started read more

It’s too little, too late for Goodell

| Thursday, August 28, 2014

Yesterday, according to an ESPN report, commissioner Roger Goodell sent a letter to NFL owners announcing new punishments for domestic violence: a six-game suspension for first-time offenders and a possible lifetime ban for a second violation. Now, Goodell has drawn an enormous amount of criticism in his time as read more