About time the Bears recognized that Ditka guy, no?
Looks like Notre Dame isn't the only school getting free Playstation 4s, as Maryland and Marshall will from the Military Bowl presented by Northrop Grumman, too, David Broughton of the Sports Business Journal writes. (The New Era Pinstripe Bowl declined to make public to the site its gifts for a fourth straight year.)
SportsOnEarth's Matt Brown ranks Notre Dame-Rutgers as the 22nd-most intriguing bowl matchup.
Notre Dame is excited about its trip to New York despite the circumstances, JJ Stankevitz writes on CSNChicago.com.
Surprise, surprise: The Irish's postseason tilt is the No. 8 hottest ticket, according to TicketCity.com.
Julie Hermann finally gave Kyle Flood a vote of confidence on Sunday, though this column beforehand from the (Newark) Star-Ledger's Steve Politi explains why it was necessary for the Rutgers athletic director.