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Pinstripe Bowl Live Blog: Notre Dame vs. Rutgers

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Welcome to the final live blog of the season, as we collectively watch Notre Dame take on Rutgers in the Pinstripe Bowl. As usual, we’ll have our friends from Irish Illustrated stopping by, so feel free to spend some of your Saturday with us as we watch the Irish play one final game this season. [more]

Five things we learned: Notre Dame vs. Army

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NEW YORK — As the Irish started their jog for the Yankee’s dugout after the game, strength and conditioning coach Paul Longo gave defensive coordinator Bob Diaco a very large bear hug. This was one of those jubilant celebratory embraces, the byproduct of both men’s work culminating in another absolutely dominant defensive performance and a [more]

Welcome to New York

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Reporting live from our Midtown hotel, it’s time to go to bed… But not after spending much of the evening running into Notre Dame people that covered the city of New York. Every place we went, we seemed to run into somebody wearing a Irish logo. Jogging Central Park this afternoon, I bobbed and weaved [more]

Pregame Twelve Pack: Big Apple edition

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It’s Friday, so that means another Pregame Twelve Pack, this one a special Yankee Stadium edition. Here’s twelve fun facts, tidbits, leftovers and miscellaneous musings as the Irish prepare to play Army at Yankee Stadium in primetime on NBC. 1. If a picture is worth a thousand words, the New York Times just spotted us [more]

New York Times takes a look back at Notre Dame vs. Army

If you’re looking for historical context for this Saturday’s match-up between Notre Dame and Army, look no further than the New York Times, which ran an excellent piece on the history of the match-up that took place in Yankee Stadium. Here’s a quick snippet: To understand how universally significant the Yankee Stadium football games between [more]