Douglas Farmer

NFL Draft Mad Libs: Former Notre Dame defensive end Khalid Kareem

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Editor’s Note: Some may take this as a means of doing less work, combining both a draft preview with a draft recap. The truth is, it should be seen as a peek behind the curtain. A draft recap is written long ahead of time, leaning heavily on repurposing the draft preview, so as to publish [more]

NFL Draft Mad Libs: Former Notre Dame defensive end Julian Okwara

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Editor’s Note: Some may take this as a means of doing less work, combining both a draft preview with a draft recap. The truth is, it should be seen as a peek behind the curtain. A draft recap is written long ahead of time, leaning heavily on repurposing the draft preview, so as to publish [more]

Leftovers & Links: Six Notre Dame players ready for NFL draft, half dozen wait nervously

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In what has the makings of being the most absurd NFL draft in history, held entirely online and dependent upon 32 front offices and the League Commissioner’s office all not botching the video chat aspect of it, Brian Kelly may have already removed much of the potential Notre Dame drama. Various mock drafts might include [more]

30 Years of Notre Dame on NBC: Three overtimes, two No. 2s, one goal-line fumble

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In a season best known for a pair of No. 5s, a duo of No. 2s nearly undid it. If speaking frankly, Bennett Jackson and Chris Brown should have undone it. Only a referee’s oversight allowed Notre Dame to continue its chase of a perfect season, rather than fall at the hands of a middling [more]

A green ‘Shirt’ a taste of normalcy for Notre Dame fans

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Today should have been the Blue-Gold Game to conclude Notre Dame’s spring practices. Instead, it’s another Saturday without sports and with no sports in sight, except for one consistency, one piece of what will be welcome news to most, if not all, Irish fans. “The Shirt” is green. As “The Shirt” committee public relations director [more]