Douglas Farmer

Brian Kelly’s memories of former Notre Dame defensive tackle Louis Nix, a program changer on and off the field

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Little of Louis Nix's background suggested he would succeed at Notre Dame. His endearing success proved the typical background profile is unfairly limiting. [more]

Leftovers & Links: Louis Nix’s missing Jordans, a Notre Dame Christmas story


Louis Nix did not have much growing up, so at Christmas he did everything he could to brighten Christmas for others, including donating his prized Jordans. [more]

The Lou I knew: Notre Dame and the world lost joy and laughter with Louis Nix’s death


Though known for an exuberant personality, Notre Dame and the world had little idea how deep that joy went in Louis Nix, found dead Saturday night at 29. [more]

Former Notre Dame defensive tackle Louis Nix, 29, found dead

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Former Notre Dame defensive tackle Lou Nix was found dead Saturday. Only 29, Nix is best remembered for his outsized exuberance and dominant play. [more]

30 Years of Notre Dame on NBC: In Review


30 years of "Notre Dame on NBC" have seen nearly 200 games, 5 coaches, 13 overtime games but maybe the most memorable was one of the most recent. [more]