Playing their regular season finale in Palo Alto on Nov. 27, Notre Dame won their seventh straight game, 45-14 over the Stanford Cardinal. The Observer’s Photo Editor Allison Thornton made the trip to California to capture the Irish’s 11th win of the season in Stanford Stadium.
Notre Dame senior tight end George Takacs celebrates his second-quarter touchdown against Stanford with teammates Michael Mayer and Kyren Williams at the Stanford game Nov. 27.
Irish sophomore tight end Michael Mayer gains some yards after the catch against Stanford during Notre Dame’s 45-14 win in Palo Alto on Saturday.
Notre Dame junior running back Kyren Williams looks to gain yards after a handoff against Stanford on Saturday.
The Notre Dame Leprechaun charges down the sideline to fire up the Irish crowd before Notre Dame’s 45-14 win over Stanford on Saturday.
Irish junior running back Kyren Williams makes a cut to elude a Stanford defender. Williams had two touchdowns on Saturday as Notre Dame beat the Cardinal 45-14.
Senior wide receiver Braden Lenzy tries to stay in bounds in the second quarter of Notre Dame’s 45-14 win against Stanford in Palo Alto on Saturday.
Irish graduate student placekicker Jonathan Doerer kicks off in Notre Dame’s 45-14 win over Stanford in Palo Alto on Saturday.
Notre Dame senior defensive lineman Justin Ademilola celebrates his strip-sack and fumble recovery on Saturday against Stanford.
Notre Dame sophomore tight end Michael Mayer tries to break a tackle after a reception. Mayer had nine catches in the Irish’s 45-14 win over Stanford in Palo Alto.
Notre Dame graduate transfer quarterback Jack Coan barks commands at the line of scrimmage during Notre Dame’s 45-14 win on over Stanford in Palo Alton on Saturday.
Notre Dame senior safety Houston Griffith and junior linebacker JD Bertrand combine for a tackle in Notre Dame’s 45-14 win over Stanford on Saturday.
Irish senior wide receiver Kevin Austin breaks free for a 61-yard gain that led to a third-quarter Notre Dame touchdown.
Notre Dame sophomore running back Chris Tyree breaks loose for a 33-yard gain late on the final play of the third quarter against Stanford.
Irish freshman quarterback Tyler Buchner looks for room to run in the fourth quarter of Notre Dame’s 45-14 win over Stanford in Palo Alto.
Notre Dame sophomore cornerback Clarence Lewis closes in to make the tackle in the Irish’s 45-14 win over Stanford on Saturday.
Irish sophomore tight end Michael Mayer changes direction as he accumulates a few of his 105 receiving yards on Saturday versus Stanford.
Notre Dame graduate student quarterback Jack Coan surveys his options in the pocket.
Irish senior defensive lineman Justin Ademilola explodes off the line of scrimmage during Notre Dame’s 45-14 victory over Stanford on Saturday.
Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly gives a postgame interview after his Irish won their sixth straight game by double digits, beating Stanford 45-14 in Palo Alto.