Monthly Archives: December 2012

Notre Dame Jerseys For BCS Game

Yes names will appear on ND jerseys for the big game. Times have changed and time for names on ND jerseys for all games. Devine and Faust had them – Holtz took them off – team not individuals you know. No doubt he picked that up from Paterno. PSU for 2012 had names on jerseys […]

ALABAMA SHIRT

Fans have a new shirt–hope we have one for the locker room. Here is another one saying they are feeling lucky – Well, are you good or lucky? Courtesy The Bleacher Report

MAJOR RECRUITING COUP AND ANOTHER AWARD END THE WEEK

5 Star running back Greg Bryant 5’11” 196 , 4.5 speed from Delray Beach Florida committed to Notre Dame Saturday after guesting at the Annual Awards Show. He was surrounded by around a dozen of the 2013 class which certainly helped the cause. This is really a major major pick up for ND and once […]

Jimmy Byrne 2014 Is Irish Commit

With all the hoopla about Manti and awards, Rivals 4 star Jimmy Byrne 6’4″ 275 OG from St. Ignatius HS in Cleveland Ohio became commit #4 in the 2014 class. Kelly stomped Urban to get the current best offensive lineman in the State of Ohio. Byrne has a nice crop of offers but selected Notre […]

Manti Sweeps Awards

At the Home Depot Football Awards Show Manti’s take: Bednarik Award – Top Defensive Player Walter Camp Award – Player Of The Year Maxwell Award – Player Of The Year That makes a total of 6 awards – record setting for a defensive player. God, we will miss this kid. On another note and as […]

Te’o Awards Keep Piling Up

After cinching the Butkus and Nagurski awards Te’o wins The Lombardi Award for Top Collegiate Lineman, as well as CBS SPORTS Defensive Player Of The Year. Next up: Maxwell Award–Player Of The Year Award. Chuck Bednarik Award–Best Defensive Player. Heisman Lott Impact Award. Tons of hardware coming to ND this year. Everyone in the US […]

AWARDS AWARDS AND AWARDS

Brian Kelly wins Coach Of The Year For 2nd Time – first was 2009 Cinncy. Mackey Award Best Tight End – Tyler Eifert–he deserves it. Broyles Award – Best Asst. Coach Bob Diaco – no contest for me Manti Te’o – Butkus and Nagurski Awards – For a Linebacker these are more important than the […]

TRIFECTA FOR MANTI TE’O

Manti starts this week winning The Butkus Award, The Bronko Nagurski Award and Named a finalist for trip to NY for The Heisman Award. Next up The Bednarik Award? Notre Dame 2013 commit Jaylon Smith wins the High School Butkus Award. Manti won this in 2008–first ever. For a look at Butkus and Bednarik scroll […]