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Things We Learned: Notre Dame’s defense remains elite, a luxury the offense needs
By leading the way in a 12-7 grind against Louisville, Notre Dame's defense showed how the Irish remain a contender despite offensive misgivings.
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Highlights: Book, Notre Dame hold off Louisville
Ian Book scrambles for the Irish's only touchdown as two field goals and an onside technicality help Notre Dame capture a 12-7 victory over the Cardinals to remain undefeated so far in 2020.
Kelly: Lessons to be learned after Irish win
Brian Kelly says the Fighting Irish did a nice job defensively and the offense controlled the football, but he sees plenty of room for improvement, especially in the red zone.
Onside technicality saves Notre Dame in 12-7 win against Louisville
A line in the fine print of the rule book sparked No. 4 Notre Dame's 12-7 win against Louisville, a slog of a game in every respect.
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Book scrambles for first Irish TD vs. Louisville
Ian Book scampers into the endzone in the third quarter for the first Fighting Irish touchdown of the afternoon against the Louisville Cardinals.
SEC clears Nick Saban to coach Alabama vs. Georgia
The SEC cleared Alabama coach Nick Saban on Saturday to coach in the Crimson Tide's game against Georgia after he tested negative for COVID-19 the past three days.
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No. 4 Notre Dame vs. Louisville: Who, what, when, where, why and by how much?
When Louisville faces No. 4 Notre Dame this afternoon, it will face an Irish roster intent on putting an exclamation point onto their complete return from a coronavirus outbreak.
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Nick Saban tests negative for COVID-19
Alabama coach Nick Saban tested negative for COVID-19 during a follow-up, which leaves open the possibility of a return to the sideline against Georgia.
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Les Miles cleared of COVID-19 but skipping West Virginia
Kansas coach Les Miles has been cleared to return to after his positive test for COVID-19, but out of caution is skipping the team’s trip to WVU.
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Cincinnati-Tulsa, FIU-Charlotte postponed due to COVID-19
No. 8 Cincinnati at Tulsa and FIU at Charlotte on Saturday are postponed due to positive COVID-19 tests.
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30 Years of Notre Dame on NBC: Darius Walker’s 2004 debut powers upset of No. 8 Michigan
A two-possession underdog at home, Notre Dame upset No. 8 Michigan behind an unknown running back, a ball carrier who would set the tone for the next three years.
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Thor Nystrom analyzes Alabama-Georgia
Thor Nystrom breaks down this week's big matchup between Georgia and Alabama and details why he likes the Tide to cover at -4.5.
Things To Learn: Notre Dame seeks offensive, defensive consistency on conflicting timelines
Notre Dame's passing game showed up against Florida State, somewhat unexpectedly so. If the Irish prove that can happen consistently against Louisville, their 2020 outlook may change dramatically.
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Notre Dame with zero players in isolation or quarantine for the first time in five weeks
Notre Dame halted all football activities back on Sept. 22. as its outbreak gained steam. A bit more than three weeks later, the Irish are all clear.
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Wilkins draws inspiration from mother, late father
Joe Wilkins Jr. joins Jac Collinsworth to reflect on his late father, his mother's resilience and how he feels empowered by his family to capitalize on different life opportunities and persevere wtih Notre...
Hamilton sees 'no ceiling' for success in football
Notre Dame safety Kyle Hamilton joins Jac Collinsworth to discuss choosing football over basketball, the impact football has had on his life and his playing style with the Irish.
Crawford’s and Hamilton’s differences create a Notre Dame strength at safety
Notre Dame has yet to showcase its safety duo, an unexpected pairing that works in large part to the differences between Shaun Crawford and Kyle Hamilton.
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Coastal Carolina knocks off No. 21 La.-Lafayette 30-27
Try as they might, the No. 21-ranked Ragin’ Cajuns were handed their first loss of the season by Coastal Carolina.
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Nick Saban, Alabama AD Greg Byrne test positive for COVID-19
Alabama coach Nick Saban and AD Greg Byrne have tested positive for COVID-19 before the second-ranked Crimson Tide is set to face No. 3 Georgia.
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All-American Bowl: Road to the Dome Episode 5
Paul Burmeister takes you on the road to meet this week's featured All-Americans and 247 Sports' director of scouting Barton Simmons offers insight into the top seniors across the country.
SEC postpones LSU-Florida as Gators deal with outbreak
the SEC postponed Saturday’s game between No. 10 Florida and defending national champion LSU after the Gators had 19 players test positive for COVID-19.
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And In That Corner … No. 4 Notre Dame returns to ‘normalcy’ against Louisville
Notre Dame welcomes its return to "normalcy," which comes with the headaches presented by Scott Satterfield's Louisville offense.
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Notre Dame’s Opponents: Clemson is ‘good’, the rest of the ACC confusing
Brian Kelly has not let his attention wander around the ACC, only focusing on Notre Dame's next opponents, though even he recognizes Clemson's status.
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Notre Dame defensive flux continues with LB Paul Moala out for year
Notre Dame will be without linebacker Paul Moala for the rest of the season after the local star tore his Achilles against Florida State.
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Leftovers & Links: Unexpected veterans key Notre Dame’s adaptability
Notre Dame needed to lean on unexpected veterans in unusual positions to work through the on-field effects of its coronavirus outbreak, but their experience proved plenty.
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AP Top 25: LSU drops out of poll for first time since 2017
LSU is out of the AP Top 25 for the first time since 2017 and is the first defending national champion to drop from the rankings in nine years.
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Irish marching band performs during half vs. FSU
The Band of the Fighting Irish entertains the crowd from the stands during halftime of Notre Dame's home game in South Bend against Florida State.
Things We Learned: Notre Dame kept outbreak’s effects to a pause, not a setback
A three-week layoff may have worried Notre Dame, but the Irish set aside all excuses and made do with what they had to remain unbeaten.
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No. 2 Alabama beats Ole Miss 63-48 in record SEC outburst
Najee Harris ran for 206 yards and five touchdowns and No. 2 Alabama beat Ole Miss 63-48 on Saturday night in the highest-scoring Southeastern Conference regulation game ever.
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No. 1 Clemson powers past No. 7 Miami 42-17
Trevor Lawrence threw for three touchdowns and ran for another as the Tigers turned another supposed Atlantic Coast Conference showdown into a blowout with a 42-17 victory over seventh-ranked Miami on...
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Mizzou’s goal-line stand helps beat No. 17 LSU, 45-41
Connor Bazelak threw four touchdowns and coach Eli Drinkwitz’s bunch held four times at the the 1-yard line in the final minute to escape with a 45-41 victory in a game moved from Baton Rouge because of...
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Rattler TD pass in 4th OT sends OU past No. 22 Texas 53-45
Oklahoma freshman Spencer Rattler threw a 25-yard scoring pass to Drake Stoops in the fourth overtime and the Sooners survived a late rally from No. 22 Texas in regulation for a 53-45 victory Saturday.
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Spiller helps No. 21 A&M top No. 4 Florida 41-38
Isaiah Spiller rushed for 174 yards and two touchdowns, and No. 21 Texas A&M beat fourth-ranked Florida 41-38 on Seth Small’s 26-yard field goal as time expired Saturday.
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Williams: Irish have 'best O-Line in the country'
Kyren Williams reacts to Notre Dame's victory over Florida State, while also praising the offense and quarterback Ian Book's leadership.
Kelly: Irish played up to standards vs. 'Noles
Head coach Brian Kelly reacts to Notre Dame's 42-26 win over Florida State after a three-week layoff and how the Irish played a strong game in their return but still have room for improvement.
Owusu-Koramoah: Irish defense shows 'laser focus'
Jeremiah Owusu-Koramoah reacts to Notre Dame's victory over Florida State and how the defense and team was able to take accountability, overcome early mistakes and show resiliency for a win after a three-...
Highlights: Tyree, Irish rally to rout Seminoles
Freshman Chris Tyree picked up 103 yards on 11 rushes as No. 5 Notre Dame was able to overcome early mistakes to pull off a 42-26 win over Florida State in their first game following a three-week layoff.
Notre Dame picks up where it left off, rushes to 42-26 win against Florida State
Some expected miscues plagued Notre Dame in its return from a three-week layoff, but the Irish ground game removed any worries against Florida State.
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Book piles onto Notre Dame lead vs. Florida State
Ian Book takes matters into his own hands, running home for another Irish touchdown and pushing Notre Dame's lead over Florida State to a comforting 42-26.
Lenzy squeaks in Irish TD seconds before halftime
Braden Lenzy takes over with moments left in the first half to score and add to Notre Dame's lead vs. Florida State.
Tyree breaks free for Irish TD, pads lead vs. FSU
Chris Tyree finds a hole and takes it all the way to a touchdown for Notre Dame, adding to their lead over Florida State.
Williams' second regains Irish lead vs. Seminoles
Kyren Williams rushes for his second touchdown of the night against Florida State to put Notre Dame back in the lead.
Williams sprints home to increase Notre Dame lead
Kyren Williams surges into the end zone to pad Notre Dame's lead over Florida State.
Book, Mayer connect for opening Irish touchdown
Freshman TE Michael Mayer runs home the first Notre Dame touchdown of the night as the Fighting Irish host the Florida State Seminoles.
Florida Atlantic has third game postponed due to COVID-19
Florida Atlantic's game at Southern Mississippi on Saturday has been postponed because COVID-19 issues.
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Houston wins long-awaited opener despite 5 turnovers
Houston rolled past Tulane 49-31 on Thursday night in its long-awaited opener.
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No. 5 Notre Dame vs. Florida State: Who, what, when, where, why and by how much?
No. 5 Notre Dame returns from a three-week layoff against Florida State tonight with the Irish as overwhelming favorites.
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Clemson, Dallas Cowboys lead weekend best bets
Rotoworld's Sam Panayotovich breaks down his best bets for the weekend across the NCAA and NFL, highlighting the Clemson Tigers' solid odds against Miami, and the Dallas Cowboys' chances to explode against...
Saban's great success vs. former assistants
Michael Smith and Michael Holley break down the matchup between Alabama and Ole MIss, which is focused around Nick Saban facing off against Lane Kiffin.
30 Years of ND on NBC: No. 2 Notre Dame 31, No. 1 Florida State 24, the Game of the Century
Not all "Games of the Century" are created equally, but 1993's matchup between No. 2 Notre Dame and No. 1 Florida State has stood the test of time, despite what occurred the next week.
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