Flash back to 1993: The last time ND was #1 Explains Why Irish Fans are Excited, yet Fearful

November 13, 1993: “The Game of the Century” #1 Florida State at #2 Notre Dame.  100,000 people were on campus in South Bend, where current ND students numbered 10,000, to witness the top two teams in the nation battle it out in what was essentially a semifinal game.  The winner would certainly be playing for […]

Recap Week 11…#4 Notre Dame: Finally stands up to BC

#4 Notre Dame (10-0) defeats Boston College (2-8,1-5): 21-6 in Alumni Stadium Boston College may be unranked with just 2 wins, but that wasn’t going to stop Notre Dame fans from worrying about this game and remembering 1993.  Nineteen years ago, the Irish faced BC at home and were just coming off the game of […]

What We Learned in Week 1

What we learned from Week 1 in some of the close and/or high quality match ups #3 Oregon vs #4 LSU.  LSU wins  40-27.  If you’re a college football girl reader then you aren’t at all surprised that Oregon lost to LSU.  In fact, you expected it.  Why? 1) Their offensive line.  Last year they […]

Boston College 2011

Boston College 2010 Statistics (ACC) The Eagles play on artificial field (FieldTurf) at Alumni Stadium (seats 44,500) Frank Spaziani is in his 3rd year as head coach at Boston College.  Last year they were 7-6 (their fewest wins in 10 years).  As a reminder, Spaziani was the defensive coordinator for the Eagles from 1999-2008 and […]