FieldTurf

Irish get first taste of Notre Dame Stadium’s new surface

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Notre Dame practiced on Monday inside Notre Dame Stadium, their first official workout on the team's new playing surface. After following the transformation from natural grass to FieldTurf, getting inside a stadium that hasn't been enough of a home-field advantage over the past few years was critical. [more]

FieldTurf installation nearly complete

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In case you haven't been following along on social media, the installation of Notre Dame's new synthetic surface is nearly complete. With the team from FieldTurf working this week to lay down the playing field, the Irish will have a playable field to practice on when camp begins on August 4 [more]

FieldTurf announcement comes at the right time

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During the first half of the Blue-Gold game, athletic director Jack Swarbrick joined Alex Flanagan on television to break the game's biggest news. After years of struggling to maintain the natural grass surface inside Notre Dame Stadium, the university will be installing a synthetic surface inside the stadium. [more]

Five things we learned: 85th annual Blue-Gold game

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A new quarterback depth chart. A new surface coming to Notre Dame Stadium. Unseen weapons making their presence felt all afternoon. There are plenty of takeaways from the 85th annual Blue-Gold game. [more]