Lines shifting towards Notre Dame. Here’s hoping we have an offense tomorrow (ND-UNC short pregame thoughts)

Well, apparently a lot of Notre Dame fans are feeling pretty optimistic in tomorrow’s matchup with North Carolina. Our matchup with the Tar Heels tomorrow opened in Vegas with UNC the 6.5 point favorite (meaning they thought they’d win by a touchdown). I try to make it clear for those reading not understanding Vegas talk. Now a day prior to kickoff Notre Dame finds themselves … Continue reading Lines shifting towards Notre Dame. Here’s hoping we have an offense tomorrow (ND-UNC short pregame thoughts)

Well… (Marshall just whooped the Irish)

I keep it short and sweet. Here’s my knee-jerk reactions to that offensive blooper reel we put out. Tyler Buchner couldn’t get anything goin! That pick to start off the second quarter was such a blown play. He can not be throwing that ball anywhere but on the opposite side of the wideout from that defender. Although that hurt us, what was even more painful … Continue reading Well… (Marshall just whooped the Irish)

Marshall’s 3 biggest weapons, and how The Irish will handle them.

Each Thursday this season I want to take a look at the 3 most dangerous players or facets of our upcoming opposition, and just provide short thoughts on each. So let’s delve into my 3 points of concern regarding the Marshall Thundering Herd and just how I think Notre Dame should be able to handedly nullify each. #1: Henry Colombi Last weeks stats vs Norfolk … Continue reading Marshall’s 3 biggest weapons, and how The Irish will handle them.

The Mourning After: ND loses after holding their own for 3 quarters. (ND week 1 recap)

Well… First off.. ESPN on ABC ain’t really our thing. We’re more of an NBC crowd. I’ll tell ya… I felt really good after 3 quarters. Like. Really good. That the Irish were finally going to prove the haters wrong. That we were going to justify our independent status. I thought our side was winning most of the game at the line of scrimmage(except for … Continue reading The Mourning After: ND loses after holding their own for 3 quarters. (ND week 1 recap)

An Optimist’s thoughts heading into Ohio State (ND Football pre-game post Week 1)

Hello all, this is my first time contributing to flyoverwire.com and I’m excited to be writing this, my first post for the site. I’m here to rep the Notre Dame Fighting Irish for the site. So without further ado… let’s get into my thoughts heading into Notre Dame’s David and Goliath-Esque matchup with the Ohio State Buckeyes. Now don’t you dare say I’m out of … Continue reading An Optimist’s thoughts heading into Ohio State (ND Football pre-game post Week 1)