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How Big 12 title game impacts Notre Dame (1:15)
Lou Holtz makes anti-immigrant comments (1:27)

David M. Hale ESPN Staff Writer 

John Swofford says "phone lines are always open" if Notre Dame wants to come aboard the ACC full time in football, but said he's happy with the current relationship, and new ACC Network deal has strengthened that.

How will Notre Dame choose starting QB? (1:02)

Matt Fortuna ESPN Staff Writer 

Here's the latest from Notre Dame's Campus Crossroads Project, with the outside design noticeably different. The Irish will play here this year, although the complete construction won't be done until the 2017 season.

50 years since 'The Game of the Century'

With 50 days left until the college football season, we're taking a look at some notable 50s. And that includes a look back 50 years to one of the greatest games in sports history: No. 1 Notre Dame vs No. 2 Michigan St, 1966. Countdown to kickoff: 50 days

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11dPhil Steele

Report card: CFP teams lead list of most dominant wins

Not all blowouts and big wins are created equally. Phil Steele's game grades takes into account a variety of factors and names the truly dominating performances over the past three years.

Rocket Ismail burns Michigan with two TD returns (0:32)
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12dJohn Wilmhoff

Three Alabama linebackers make Butkus Award watch list

Alabama linebackers Reuben Foster, Ryan Anderson and Tim Williams made the Dick Butkus watch list. Ohio State and Penn State were among the teams with two players named to the preseason list.

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13dRyan McGee

The questions that must be asked at media days

Conference media days are here, which means questions for coaches (some good, some bad) are coming. There are a few that need to be asked before the season arrives. Will they be answered?


Tom VanHaaren ESPN Staff Writer 

The top six schools for ESPN 300 No. 1 ranked prospect Trey Smith. He trimmed his list, but won't be making his commitment until after his season.

Jeremy Crabtree RecruitingNation 

Offensive lineman Tre Smith continues to put on a show during one-on-ones at The Opening. The top-ranked player in the country just crushed ESPN 300 defensive end and UCLA pledge Hunter Echols during a rep. Smith let Echols know after it was over that he got beat badly.


Jeremy Crabtree RecruitingNation 

Tre Smith, the No. 1 ranked player in the country, was one of the top five offensive linemen after day one at The Opening. He's off to a good start on day two. Alabama, Auburn, Clemson, Notre Dame and Ohio State are some of his top teams.

Greatest moments in Michigan-Notre Dame rivalry (1:54)

Team Stats

Passing Yards256.737th
Rushing Yards214.825th
Points For34.833rd
Points Against22.434th

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